Showdown at Implementation Gap: The Failure of Agenda 21
Earth Summit, Agenda 21, evironmental policy
Of all the agreements and documents adopted at the Earth Summit, the most impressive and ambitious was Agenda 21. The result of an exhaustive two-year process of drafting, discussion and negotiation between governments, Agenda 21 was offered as a blueprint for sustainable development.
David R. Barnhizer, Showdown at Implementation Gap: The Failure of Agenda 21, 24 Ecodecision 33 (Spring 1997)