UNEP(2004). African Regional Implementation Review for the 14th Session of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-14)

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)


African Regional Implementation Review for the 14th Session
of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-14)

 

Report on Atmosphere and Air Pollution

 

Introduction :

Since UNCED, governments and other stakeholders have pursued a wide range of strategies aimed at surmounting the rapidly deteriorating environmental quality in the region. Air pollution has particularly risen high up in many countries’ and sub-regional political agenda. Although the key air pollutant sources vary among countries, certain source types are predominant in certain economies and sub-regions. Generally, key sources include the industrial sector (thermal power stations, smelters, cement factories, chemical industries), ...

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