In addition to this future conventions were planned

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In addition to this, future conventions were planned: The Convention on Climate Change - which would later give rise to the Kyoto Protocol, the Convention on Biological Diversity and the Convention on Desertification Following this trend, in September 2000, the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were set and agreed by 189 world leaders during the United Nations Millennium Summit event. Among the MDGs, the goal number 7 - Ensure Environmental Sustainability presented as one of its targets “to integrate the principles of sustainable development into country policies and programmes and reverse the loss of environmental resources”. (UN)
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Environmental accounting emergence and its relation to Corporate Social Responsibility FE7060 Environmental Economics and Investment, 2019 3 In light of the arrangement requests from the World Commission on Environment and Development - Brundtland Report (1983-1987) and, Agenda 21 (1992), the United Nations developed the 1993 Handbook of National Accounting: Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting (SEEA 1993). It was followed by the publication of the Handbook of National Accounting: Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting 2003 (SEEA 2003). Considering the continuous need for the environmental-economic information improvements, the United Nations Committee of Experts on Environmental- Economic Accounting (UNCEEA) was created by the United Nations Statistical Commission, in 2005. This committee, made up of representatives from various countries, aimed to revise SEEA-2003 and establish a statistical standard for official statistics. In 2012, the UNCEEA presented the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting 2012 - SEEA Central Framework (SEEA Central Framework), that was developed to provide standards measurement forms with connections between environmental, social and economic data, based on agreed concepts and accounting rules. The SEEA Central Framework was adopted as the first international standard for environmental-economic accounting by the United Nations Statistical Commission, in the same year. In 2013, as a complement to the SEEA Central Framework, was presented the System of Environmental-Economic Accounting 2012 - Experimental Ecosystem Accounting (SEEA EEA), produced in a collaborative work by the United Nations, the European Commission, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the Organisation for Economic Co- operation and Development, and the World Bank Group. “SEEA Experimental Ecosystem Accounting offers a synthesis of the current knowledge in this area and serves as a platform for the development of ecosystem accounting at national and sub-national levels. It provides a set of terms, concepts, accounting principles and classifications; and an integrated
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Environmental accounting emergence and its relation to Corporate Social Responsibility FE7060 Environmental Economics and Investment, 2019 4 accounting structure of ecosystem services and ecosystem condition in both physical and monetary terms” (SEEA.UN.ORG). Even SEEA EEA is not an
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