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FRAMEWORK FOR INDICATORS OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (FISD)

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Definition:
The framework for indicators of sustainable development (FISD) is a conceptual framework for environmental, social and economic indicators that addresses the concerns of potential data users as reflected in Agenda 21 (United Nations, 1993b) of the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development with the information categories of the framework for environmental data production (FDES). It was developed by the United Nations Statistics Division in 1994.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Environment Statistics, Studies in Methods, Series F, No. 67, United Nations, New York, 1997.

Cross References:
Driving force-state-response framework
Framework for the development of environment statistics (FDES)

Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Monday, November 12, 2001