Main Milestones
2015
Addis Ababa Action Agenda
Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction
Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Paris Agreement
2014
SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA) Pathway
2013
High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
2012
United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, RIO +20: the Future We Want
2010
Five-year review of the Mauritius Strategy of Implementation: MSI+5
2005
BPOA+10: Mauritius Strategy of Implementation
2002
World Summit on Sustainable (WSSD) Rio+10: Johannesburg Plan of Implementation
1999
Bardados Programme of Action (BPOA)+5
1997
UNGASS -19: Earth Summit +5
1994
Bardados Programme of Action (BPOA)
1993
Start of CSD
1992
United Nations Conference on Environment and Development: Agenda 21
1987
Our Common Future
1972
United Nations Conference on the Human Environment (Stockholm Conference)
Creation of UNEP
UNCDF UNDP UNEP Local Governance and Climate Change
UNCDF UNDP UNEP, 2010
by: UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF)

The report was prepared jointly by the UN Development Programme Asia-Pacific Regional Centre (UNDP), the UN Environment Programme Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (UNEP), and the UN Capital Development Fund (UNCDF). It identifies ways to improve local governments' performance in addressing climate change both at policy level and on the ground. Despite there being a high degree of convergence between climate change adaptation measures and basic local government service delivery (solid waste disposal, water and sanitation services and land use planning) the report finds that climate change does not yet figure as a prominent feature in local governments' agenda.

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