Setting long-range settlement plans

The First Habitat Conference (Vancouver 1976) called for countries to develop "long-range settlement plans, based on comprehensive national, ecological and demographic inventories". 20 years later, at the time of the Second Conference (Istanbul, 1996) few countries had established such plans; even fewer have set about "the public ownership and effective control of land in the public interest".
Law Arbitration
Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions