Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Rio to Johannesburg Dashboard of Sustainable Development IndicatorsEntry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_RIOJO
Abstract: The Rio to Johannesburg Dashboard of Sustainable Development Indicators portion of the Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections contains 35 Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD) indicators for 202 countries. Commonly known as the RioJo Dashboard, indicators are from the CSD Thematic Framework from the Rio Summit (1992 UN conference on the Environment and Development) ... to the time of the Johannesburg Summit in 2000. The data are distributed by the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).
The data in comma-separated values (CSV), SPSS (SAV) and Stata (DTA) formats and a data dictionary for all indicators and ancillary variables in Word (DOC), Portable Document Format (PDF), and Microsoft Access (MDB) formats are available from the NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).
Purpose: To provide data to gauge broad similarities and differences of national progress on sustainability of countries, over time and relative to other nations.
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Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Consultative Group on Sustainable Development Indicators (CGSDI)
Dataset Title: Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Rio to Johannesburg Dashboard of Sustainable Development Indicators
Dataset Release Date: 2002
Data Presentation Form: tabularOnline Resource: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/data/set/cesic-rio-to-johannesburg...
Start Date: 1990-01-01Stop Date: 2000-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Acceptance and utilization of LTER data requires that:
- The Principal Investigator be sent a notice stating reasons for
acquiring any data and a description of the publication intentions.
- The Principal Investigator of the data set be sent a copy of the
report or manuscript prior to submission and be adequately cited in
any resultant publications.
- A copy of any resultant publications should be sent to the McMurdo
data manager as well as the Principal Investigator
Email: andrew at pdx.edu
Department of Geology Portland State University
Province or State: OR
Postal Code: 97207
Email: bjtn at odin.pdx.edu
Department of Geology, Portland State University P.O. Box 751
City: Portland OR
Postal Code: 97207-0751
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
Doran, Peter T., Gayle L. Dana, Jordan T. Hastings and Robert
A. Wharton, Jr. 1995. McMurdo Dry Valleys Long-Term Ecological
Research (LTER): LTER automatic weather network (LAWN). Antarctic
Journal of the U.S. 30(5): 276-280.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-02-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-01-15
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-10-21