strategy

Increasing participation of children in integrated community management of resources

Context:
Agenda 21 recommends promoting primary environmental care activities that address the basic needs of communities, improve the environment for children at the household and community level and encourage the participation and empowerment of local populations, including women, youth, children and indigenous people, towards the objective of integrated community management of resources, especially in developing countries.
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.
Subjects:
Resources
Infants
Communities
Participation
Management
Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies