Project Profile

Project Title Study on Institutional Framework for Sustainable Development: Inputs for UNCSD
Project Code 2011RD01
Project Status Completed
End Date October 2011
Sponsor(s) Ministry of Environment and Forests
Division Resources, Regulation and Global Security

The project provides technical contribution and inputs taking into consideration India's perspective to the Ministry of Environment and Forests on various issues under the second theme of Rio+20 which is the "Institutional framework for sustainable development". The specific issues that are looked at include: role of environmental governance for achieving the goal of sustainable development, India's position on the institutional framework for sustainable development and national position on the issue of universal membership of UNEP.