About the Resource Book * Sustainable Development and the Need for Strategic Responses * The Nature of Sustainable Development Strategies and Current Practice * Key Steps in Starting or Improving Strategies for Sustainable Development * Analysis * Participation in Strategies for Sustainable Development * Communications * Strategy Decision-making * The Financial Basis for Strategies * Monitoring and Evaluation Systems * Appendices * References * Index
IIED is an independent, non-profit institute which aims to provide expertise and leadership in researching and promoting sustainable development at local, national, regional and global levels.
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