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LOCAL AGENDA 21 (LA 21) PROGRAMME INTRODUCTION

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION

            Developments which meet the present needs without denying the needs of future generations. This includes population control, food, security and energy resources. In addition, it also unites economic, social and environmental priorities.

 

AGENDA 21: TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

          To improve the quality of social, economic and environmental human settlements, and create a conducive and safe environment to live by all, especially the city dwellers and rural underprivileged people.

 

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Chapter 28: Local Autorities' Initiatives in Support of Agenda 21
             As most of the problems and solutions being addressed by Agenda 21 is rooted in local activities, the participation and cooperation of local authorities become the deciding factor in achieving this goal.

 

PLANNING MECHANISM

             To establish a balance between physical and spiritual aspects of human development and human values ​​for a balanced development.

 

THE ROLE OF STAKEHOLDERS

 

LA

The main leader in Local Agenda 21 sharing mechanism.It assists other stakeholders to understand the issues and constraints that hinder the problem-solving

COUNCIL MEMBERS

Taking an active role in the LA21 partnership. LA21 also provides the opportunity for a proactive Council Members to strengthen their presence and role in the community

PRIVATE SECTOR

Many private sector companies and industries have direct impact on environmental problems, such as pollution and waste due to the establishment of industries inmunicipal areas. On the other hand, there are also industrial activities that are viewed as contributing to protection of the environment

OTHER GOVERNMENT AGENCIES

Provides useful insight in a broader context on issues and problems that occur in the town to the community and stakeholders

COMMUNITY

Members of the community comprising people with diverse interests and backgrounds. Representative members of the community will forward their respective views in the LA21 partnership and to bring LA21 revolution back to the community and their respective neighbourhoods