United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
National Action Programmes
2. National action programmes shall specify the respective roles of government, local communities and land users and the resources available and needed. They shall, inter alia:
Prevention and Emergency Protocol
Article 3 General Provisions
2. In cooperating, the Parties should take into account as appropriate the participation of local authorities, non-governmental organizations and socio-economic actors.
Convention on Biological Diversity
The Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and the Aichi Biodiversity Targets
Target 2: By 2020, at the latest, biodiversity values have been integrated into national and local development and poverty reduction strategies and planning processes and are being incorporated into national accounting, as appropriate, and reporting systems.