Topic: Green economy in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication
Date of completion: 2007
This voluntary initiative came from Green economy policies, practices and initiatives
Description/achievement of initiative
In 2007 Montenegro adopted its National Strategy of Sustainable Development for the period of 2007-2012.
In 2007 Montenegro adopted its National Strategy of Sustainable Development for the period of 2007-2012 which is based on the principles and recommendations of Agenda 21 and Declaration and Implementation Plan from Johannesburg. The process of drafting NSSD Montenegro used positive experiences from the global, European and the processes in the Mediterranean region and is based on the existing national strategic documents and available information. The general goals are the following: Accelerate economic growth and development, and reduce regional development disparities; Reduce poverty; ensure equitable access to services and resources; Ensure efficient pollution control and reduction, and sustainable management of natural resources; improve governance system and public participation; mobilise all stakeholders; and build capacities at all levels; Preserve cultural diversity and identities.
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