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EARTH SUMMIT+5
Special Session of the General Assembly to Review and Appraise
the Implementation of Agenda 21

New York, 23-27 June 1997

GLOBAL AND REGIONAL SUCCESS STORIES

Aspects of
Sustainable Development:


Economic


Environmental


Institutional


Social

GLOBAL SUCCESS STORIES

Clean Up the World - community-based environmental projects

Development of an international legal regime for the exchange of information on chemicals in international trade

Good Environmental Practice in Hotel Industry

Plant-a-tree Project

World Health Organization - Healthy Cities Programme


REGIONAL SUCCESS STORIES

Africa
Regional Africa Hides and Skins, Leather and Leather Products Improvement Scheme

The Sahel Initiative - Primary Environmental Care for Children and Women in Sahel

Programme to support establishment of National Desertification funds (NDFs) in the context of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (CCD)

Asia
ODS (Ozone Depleting Substances) Officer Network in the South East Asia/Pacific Region (ODSONET/SEAP)

Regional Programme for the Prevention of Marine Pollution in the East Asian Seas

Central America and Caribbean
The National Bamboo Project

Europe
BALLERINA - Environmental Information Gateway to the Baltic Sea Region

Africa

Asia and the Pacific

Eastern Europe

Latin America and the Caribbean

Western European and Other States (including Australia, Canada,
Iceland, New Zealand and United States of America)

Global and Regional Programmes

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