10.8. Governments at the appropriate level, with the support of national and international organizations, should promote the improvement, further development and widespread
application of planning and management tools that facilitate an integrated and sustainable approach to land and resources. To do this, they should:
(a) Adopt improved systems for the interpretation and integrated analysis of data on land use and land resources;
(b) Systematically apply techniques and procedures for assessing the environmental, social and economic impacts, risks, costs and benefits of specific actions;
(c) Analyse and test methods to include land and ecosystem functions and land resources values in national accounts.