UNDESA-front-pageThis is a summary of the main findings "Sustainable Development in the 21st Century" (SD21) project. It draws on a series of studies that were prepared under a United Nations project, co-funded by the European Commission. The project also intended to prepare a substantive contribution to the debate at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD or "Rio+20") in 2012, which takes stock of the changes having occurred since the Earth Summit in 1992, and provides a clear vision and way forward for the international community, national governments, partnerships and other stakeholders in implementing the sustainable development agenda in an integrated manner.

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