Civil Society Participation in UNEP

United Nations Environment Programme (2012-11-19)

Major Groups and Stakeholders: Who are they? Agenda 21 - Chapter 23 STRENGTHENING THE ROLE OF MAJOR GROUPS PREAMBLE • 23.2. “One of the fundamental prerequisites for the achievement of sustainable development is broad public participation in decision-making. Furthermore, in the more specific context of environment and development, the need for new forms of participation has emerged”.