* Commission on Population
Several Functional Commissions under the UN Economic and Social Council
deal quite directly with gender issues - women's rights, gender and sustainable
The Toolkit provides documents of the following Commissions:
You find documents from 1992 onwards - the year when the Earth Summit in
Rio had a major effect on international policy, establishing Sustainable Development as
the overarching theme of the strategies in the different sectors.
Documents by the Commission on Sustainable Development only go back to 1993 when the
Commission was founded.
You can get complete documents as TXT and ZIP files from the respective pages above or
from the Download Page.