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Main Milestones
2017
The Ocean Conference
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
Guidance in Preparing a National Sustainable Development Strategy: Managing Sustainable Development in the New Millenium
UNDESA, 2002
Background Paper No. 13

CSD acting as the preparatory committee for the World Summit on Sustainable Development Second preparatory session 28 January ? 8 February 2002
- What is sustainable development?
- What are national sustainable development strategies and why do we need them?
- Basis for building national sustainable development strategies: assembling the pieces
- Elements of effective national sustainable development strategies
- Building the elements of the strategy: managing critical processes
- Formulating the strategy
- Implementing the strategy
- Monitoring and evaluation
- Sustaining the national sustainable development strategy process
- The role of the United Nations and the international donor community

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