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Tonga - National Report for Third International Conference

dc.coverage.spatialTonga
dc.date.accessioned2016-10-11T20:05:36Z
dc.date.available2016-10-11T20:05:36Z
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11822/8496
dc.descriptionTonga has endeavoured to meet most of its international responsibilities and obligations under the Barbados Plan of Action, Mauritius Strategy for Implementation, and Millennium Development Goal. Tonga has concerns for Climate Change and its impacts on the environment and the wellbeing of the communities. Non- communicable diseases are a major concern and Tonga has (21 – 24 April 2014)EARTHDAY_2014_REPORT.png,planting
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dc.descriptionenvironmental manageplanning and budgeting process which is to develop and promote a just, equitable and progressive society in which the people of Tonga enjoy good health, peace, harmony, and prosperity, in meeting their aspirations in life. This emulates sustainable development at national level but need institutional strengthening to implement and enforce its footings on the ground (local level). Further, sustainable development can be interpreted as a balanced progress that avail equal weight to political, social and economic progress. As such, Tonga would like to see that renewed political commitments for SIDS are equated with the necessary resources by the development partnersThis report aimed to support Tonga prepares for PSID meeting in July 2013. Further, this is Tongas first step towards the SIDS 2014. This report is built on previous preparatory processes and out particular the 5-year high level review of the Mauritius Strategy (MSI+5) in 2010, MDGs, and the UNCSD/Rio+20 in 2012. In addition, consultations were carried out to attain views of various stakeholders and interest groups.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.rightsPublicen_US
dc.subjectclimate change
dc.subjectclimate change adaptation
dc.subjectclimate change mitigation
dc.subjectclimate protection
dc.subjectenvironmental protection
dc.subjectcoast protection
dc.subjectcoastal environment
dc.subjectmarine ecosystem
dc.subjectmarine environment
dc.subjectmarine pollution
dc.subjectisland
dc.subjectisland ecosystem
dc.subjectfreshwater conservation
dc.subjectfreshwater monitoring
dc.subjectfreshwater resource
dc.subjectfreshwater degradation
dc.subjectbiodiversity
dc.subjectsea resource
dc.subjectsea water protection
dc.subjectland
dc.subjectland management and planning
dc.subjectenergy management
dc.subjectenergy efficiency
dc.subjectwater management
dc.subjectwater resources management
dc.subjectwaste management
dc.subjectforest management
dc.subjectforest resource
dc.subjectinternational agreement
dc.subjecthazard
dc.subjectsustainable development
dc.subjectBarbados Programme of Action
dc.subjectBPoA
dc.subjectMauritius Strategy of Implementation
dc.subjectSmall Island Developing States
dc.subjectSIDS
dc.subject.classificationClimate Change
dc.titleTonga - National Report for Third International Conference
dc.typeReports and Books
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wd.identifier.uneplive1
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 13 - Climate Action
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 14 - Life Below Water
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 15 - Life on Land
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 8 - Good Jobs and Economic Growth
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