Resolving competing land use requirements
Synonyms: Reducing intensity of competition for land
Context: 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 developing and supporting the implementation of improved land management practices which deal comprehensively with potentially competing land requirements for agriculture, industry, transport, urban development, green spaces, preserves and other vital needs.
Subjects: Land type/useLiving conditionsConditions of trade
Type Classification: G: Very Specific strategies