Generating public sector resources to finance sustainable development: revenue and incentive effects

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World Bank Publications, 2002
 

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Page 114 - Parties to them, under other relevant international agreements, particularly the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the Convention on Biological Diversity, in order to derive maximum benefit from activities under each agreement while avoiding duplication of effort.
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