Urban Environmental Accords (UEA)

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Urban Environmental Accords (UEA)
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Urban Environmental Accords (UEA) means :

SDABC2015.png The ABC for Sustainable Cities - A glossary for policy makers. 1st edition (2015)

The Urban Environmental Accords (UEA) is a set of 21 objectives designed to achieve an “ecologically sustainable, economically dynamic, and socially equitable” urban future. The UEA objectives are based on existing best practices and applied to seven sectors: energy, waste reduction, urban design, urban nature, transportation, environmental health and water.

United Nations Environment Programme, 2012; WORKING Paper: Framework elements for assessing urban environmental performance.