Oceans & Coastal Resources:
A Briefing Book
Congressional Research Service Report 97-588 ENR
Redistributed as a service of the National Library for the Environment

APPENDIX A

AGENDA 21:
Programme of Action for Sustainable Development

RIO Declaration
on Environment and Development

 

Statement of
FOREST PRINCIPLES

The final text of agreements negotiated by Governments at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), 3-14 June 1992, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 

Chapter 17: Protection of the oceans, all kinds of seas, including enclosed and semi-enclosed seas, and coastal areas and the protection, rational use and development of their living resources

PART I (17.1-17.43)
PART II (17.44-17.96)
PART III (17.97-17.137)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION
A INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF COASTAL AND MARINE AREAS, INCLUDING EXCLUSIVE ECONOMIC ZONES
BASIS FOR ACTION
OBJECTIVES
ACTIVITlES
a) MANAGEMENT-RELATED ACTIVITIES
b) DATA AND INFORMATION
c) INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONAL COOPERATION AND COORDINATION
MEANS OF IMPLEMENTATION
a) FINANCING AND COST EVALUATION
b) SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL MEANS
c) HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
d) CAPACITY-BUILDING
B MARINE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
BASIS FOR ACTION
OBJECITVES
ACTIVTIES
A) MANAGEMENT-RELATED ACTIVITIES
> Prevention, reduction and control of degradation of the marine environment from land-based activities.
> Prevention, reduction and control of degradation of the marine environment from sea-based activities
FROM SHIPPING
FROM DUMPING
FROM OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS PLATFORMS
FROM PORTS
B) DATA AND INFORMATION
MEANS OF IMPLEMENTATION
A) FINANCING AND COST EVALUATION
B) SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL MEANS
C) HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
D) CAPACITY-BUILDING
C SUSTAINABLE USE AND CONSERVATION OF MARINE LIVING RESOURCES OF THE HIGH SEAS
BASIS FOR ACTION
OBJECTIVES
ACTIVITIES
A) MANAGEMENT-RELATED ACTIVITIES
B) DATA AND INFORMATION
C) INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONAL COOPERATION AND COORDINATION
MEANS OF IMPLEMENTATION
A) FINANCING AND COST EVALUATION
B) SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL MEANS
C) HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
D) CAPACITY-BUILDING
D SUSTAINABLE USE AND CONSERVATION OF MARINE LIVING RESOURCES UNDER NATIONAL JURISDICTION
BASIS FOR ACTION
OBJECTIVES
ACTIVITIES
A) MANAGEMENT-RELATED ACTIVITIES
B) DATA AND INFORMATION
C) INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONA COOPERATION AND COORDINATION
MEANS OF IMPLEMENTATION
A) FINANCING AND COST EVALUATION
B) SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL MEANS
C) HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
D) CAPACITY BUILDING
E ADDRESSING CRITICAL UNCERTAINTIES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE
BASIS FOR ACTION
OBJECTIVES
ACTIVITIES
A) MANAGEMENT-RELATED ACTIVITIES
B) DATA AND INFORMATION
C) INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONAL COOPERATION AND COORDINATION
MEANS OF IMPLEMENTATION
A) FINANCING AND COST EVALUATION
B) SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL MEANS
C) HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
D) CAPACITY-BUILDING
F STRENGTHENING INTERNATIONAL, INCLUDING REGIONAL, COOPERATION AND COORDINATION
BASIS FOR ACTION
OBJECTIVES
ACTIVITIES
A) MANAGEMENT-RELATED ACTIVITIES
GLOBAL
SUBREGIONAL AND REGIONAL
B) DATA AND INFORMATION
MEANS OF IMPLEMENTATION
A) FINANCING AND COST EVALUATION
B) SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL MEANS, HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT AND CAPACITY-BUILDING
G SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF SMALL ISLANDS
BASIS FOR ACTION
OBJECTIVES
ACTIVITIES
A) MANAGEMENT-RELATED ACTIVITIES
B) DATA AND INFORMATION
C) INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONAL COOPERATION AND COORDINATION
MEANS OF IMPLEMENTATION
A) FINANCING AND COST EVALUATION
B) SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL MEANS
C) HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
D) CAPACITY-BUILDING


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