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Reforming global sustainable development governance: A rights-based agenda

posted Mar 12, 2012, 6:04 AM by Unknown user
IBON International

Achieving sustainable development entails a global transition-away from prevailing inequitable and ecologically destabilizing patterns of development, to modes of development based on shared prosperity and environmental protection. Global governance plays a crucial role in this shift. This policy brief from IBON International argues that the general thrust of reforming sustainable development governance should be towards greater democratization and strengthening people's rights.