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Publications archive - International Activities and Commitments


Key departmental publications, e.g. annual reports, budget papers and program guidelines are available in our online archive.

Much of the material listed on these archived web pages has been superseded, or served a particular purpose at a particular time. It may contain references to activities or policies that have no current application. Many archived documents may link to web pages that have moved or no longer exist, or may refer to other documents that are no longer available.

Australia's report to the UNCSD - 1994

Implementation of Agenda 21
Department of the Environment, Sport and Territories, 1994
ISBN 0 6422 0152 8

Part III - Sectoral issues

Part III of Australia's 1994 National Report to the CSD concerns the sectoral issues of human health, human settlements, freshwater, toxic chemicals and hazardous wastes. Part I deals with general information on national sustainable development planning and policies. Part II reports on Australia's responses to the cross-sectoral issues of international cooperation, consumption patterns, international funding, technology transfer and capacity building. The Introduction to the 1994 Report explains the process and background to the Report and contains the Prime Minister's Foreword to the Report.

Index to Part III

3.1 Protection and promotion of human health - Chapter 6 of Agenda 21

3.2 Promoting sustainable human settlement development - Chapter 7 of Agenda 21

3.3 Protection of the quality and supply of freshwater resources: application of integrated approaches to the development, management and use of water resources - Chapter 18 of Agenda 21

3.4 Environmentally sound management of toxic chemicals and hazardous waste - Chapters 19, 20, 21 and 22 of Agenda 21