"The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) created the Committee on Food Security and Sustainable Development (CFSSD) to serve as a forum for the promotion of cooperation, exchange of information, and sharing of experiences in the areas of food security, agriculture, environment, land, climate change, and broader sustainable development issues."
The FAO works to defeat hunger. FAO is also a source of knowledge and information, and helps developing countries and countries in transition modernize and improve agriculture, forestry and fisheries practices, ensuring good nutrition and food security for all. Its Latin motto, fiat panis, translates as "let there be bread".
The ILO creates international labor standards, provides technical cooperation services, and publishes its own research on social and labor matters in order to promote decent living standards, satisfactory conditions of work and pay, and adequate employment opportunities.
"Ensuring and promoting sustainable development–which entails balancing economic growth, social equity and environmental protections–throughout the Western Hemisphere continues to be one of the chief objectives of the OAS. "
The foremost index to a finite collection of United Nations Development Programme Project Reports issued and held by UN headquarters between the years 1972-1998. The index provides access to evaluative, technical and terminal reports (available imicrofiche in the Social Sciences Library)
"Founded in 1974 by Lester Brown as an independent research institute devoted to global environmental concerns, Through research and outreach that inspire action, the Worldwatch Institute works to accelerate the transition to a sustainable world that meets human needs."