strategy

Using economic instruments to encourage sustainable use of land resources

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 the application of economic instruments and development of institutional mechanisms and incentives to encourage the best possible land use and sustainable management of land resources.

Facilitates:
Managing land
Subjects:
Resources
Land type/use
Instruments
Economic
Sustainable development
Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies