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close this bookPromoting Sustainable Human Development in Cities of the South: A Southeast Asian Perspective (UNRISD, 2000, 56 p.)
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Acronyms

General

DPU

Development Planning Unit

GATT

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

GDP

gross domestic product

GNP

gross national product

GTZ

(German Agency for Technical Co-operation)

ICLEI

International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives

IUCN

International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources - now known as the World Conservation Union

IULA

International Union of Local Authorities

LA21

Local Agenda 21

NGO

non - governmental organization

ONG

organisation non gouvernementale / organizacio gubernamental

PO

people's organization

UNCED

United Nations Conference on Environment and Development

UNCHS

United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat)

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

UNEP

United Nations Environment Programme

UNRISD

United Nations Research Institute for Social Development

USAID

United States Agency for International Development

WCED

World Commission on Environment and Development

The Philippines

BDC

Barangay Development Council

DENR

Department of Environment and Natural Resources

LDC

Local Development Council

LGC

Local Government Code

LGU

Local Government Unit

NEDA

National Economic Development Authority

PCSD

Philippine Council for Sustainable Development

Thailand

AFP

Area Functioning Participatory Approach

BMR

Bangkok metropolitan region

MoI

Ministry of Interior

NESDP

National Economic and Social Development Plan

OEPP

Office of Environmental Policy and Planning

UCDO

Urban Community Development Office

Indonesia

BAPPENAS

(National Development Planning Board)

DPRD

(Legislative Council)

FKLH

(Environmental Communication Forum)

FKPB

(Sustainable Development Forum)

FKS

(Surabaya Urban Forum)

ITS

(Surabaya Institute of Technology)

KIP

Kampung Improvement Programme

KKN

(corruption, collusion and nepotism)

SUDP

Surabaya Urban Development Project

URDI

Urban Research and Development Institute

(Titles in brackets are English translations of original names)