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dc.contributor.authorRodríguez, Roberto Sánchez
dc.coverage.spatialUNITED STATES
dc.coverage.spatialCANADA
dc.creatorUN.ESCAP
dc.creatorUN.ECLAC
dc.creatorUnited Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT)
dc.date.accessioned2023-09-13T06:38:15Z
dc.date.available2023-09-13T06:38:15Z
dc.date.copyright2011
dc.date.issued2011
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12870/6430
dc.description.abstract<p>This publication considers the fact that despite the important role of the business community in the creation and promotion of green technology and related services in Canada and in the United States, the experiences in both countries illustrate the limitations of the market in the promotion of sustainable urban growth. The two cases reviewed in this report, the most advanced and comprehensive systems of urban sustainability highlight the key role of the public sector in the design, integration, promotion and enforcement of sustainable policies for urban growth.</p>
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dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherUnited Nations
dc.rightsThis publication may be reproduced in whole or in part for educational or non-profit purposes without special permission from the copyright holder, provided that the source is acknowledged. The ESCAP Publications Office would appreciate receiving a copy of any publication that uses this publication as a source.
dc.rightsUse may not be made of this publication for resale or any other commercial purpose whatsoever without prior permission. Applications for such permission, with a statement of the purpose and extent of reproduction, should be addressed to the Secretary of the Publications Board, United Nations, New York.
dc.titleEco-efficient and sustainable urban infrastructure development in Asia and Latin America : eco-efficiency and sustainable infrastructure in the United States and Canada
dc.typeText
dc.rights.holderUnited Nations
dc.subject.unbistENERGY EFFICIENCY
dc.subject.unbistSUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
dc.subject.unbistURBAN PLANNING
dc.subject.unbistCASE STUDIES
dc.subject.unbistGREEN ECONOMY
escap.publisherPlaceSantiago, Chile
escap.doctypeReport
escap.programmeOfWorkOffice of the Executive Secretary
escap.unSDG11. Sustainable Cities and Communities
escap.bibLevelMonograph
escap.projectNameEco-efficiency and sustainable urban infrastructure development in Asia and Latin America
escap.contactPhone+66 2 288-1234
escap.contactEmail[email protected]
escap.contactUnitCommunications and Knowledge Management Section


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