The 5th Expert Group Meeting on Finance for Sustainable Development was organised by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN/DESA), sponsored by theGovernments of the Netherlands, Ireland, and Kenya, and hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). 5 of its 17 papers deal with sustainable development in Sub-Saharan Africa and other papers concentrate on ecological taxation in Europe and the transition economies.First, since global public goods are related to knowledge intensive activity areas such as the environment, culture and peace, it is essential for developing countries to strengthen the capacities of research institutions in these areas. The Worldanbsp;...
|Title||:||Finance for Sustainable Development|
|Author||:||United Nations. Division for Sustainable Development|
|Publisher||:||United Nations Publications - 2002|