strategy

Producing universal declaration on sustainability

Synonyms:
Creating framework document on sustainable development
Producing universal declaration on sustainability
Adopting covenant on sustainability
Context:
Ensuring global sustainability requires the implementation of sustainable practices on an international scale. Preparing and adopting a universal declaration on sustainability can commit states to the principles of sustainability and sets out the measures required to implement them. It can also provide a framework for existing accords and for new initiatives.
Implementation:
A proposal for a [Universal Declaration] and [Convention on Sustainable Development] was submitted to the UN by the World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED) in 1987. The [Global NGO Forum on Building Sustainable Societies: The Role of NGOs in Emergencies and Social Development] (Addis Ababa, March 1994) produced the [Addis Ababa Declaration] called [Building Sustainable Societies: The Role of NGOs].
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal