Towards a Better Environmental Policy in the Productive Sectors of Latin America and the Caribbean: Recent Environmental Policy Experiences and Challenges in Mexico, Colombia, Bolivia, Brazil, and the
This presentation was commissioned by the Environment Network of the Regional Policy Dialogue for the I Hemispheric Meeting celebrated on April 4th and 5th, 2002. This presentation is about conditions for Success of Environmental Public Policies in Productive Sectors. Also includes environmental considerations and corrective measures in sectorial decision making as well as how pollution and degradation carry high social costs (illnesses, work absence, soil degradation and resource depletion). It presents conditions for sustainable development and to maintain competitiveness and growth possibilities for productive sectors.