strategy

Land use planning

Synonyms:
Planning long-range land use
Creating total land plan
Designing land utilization
Developing comprehensive land plan
Enhancing functional land usage
Designing effective land use
Planning optimal land use
Designating adequate land use
Developing plans for land resource management
Implementation:
This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities.

Agenda 21 recommends (a) establishing land-resource mapping and planning units at national, district and village levels to act as focal points and links between institutions and disciplines, and between governments and people; (b) developing national land-resource management plans to guide land-resource development and utilization.

Subjects:
Resources
Land type/use
Management
Planning
Classification
Resource utilization
Development
Design
Values
Type Classification:
C: Cross-sectoral strategies