The Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmental sustainability. The index provides a composite profile of national environmental stewardship based on a compilation of indicators derived from underlying datasets.
This index was developed from the Pilot Environmental Performance Index, first published in 2002, and designed to supplement the environmental targets set forth in the United Nations Millennium Development Goals. The EPI was preceded by the Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI), published between 1999 and
The 2018 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 180 countries on 24 performance indicators across ten issue categories covering environmental health and ecosystem vitality. ... and provides guidance for countries that aspire to be leaders in sustainability. The Logic of Environmental Metrics. ... environmental health, which rises with ...
The Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) of Indian states gives a comparative picture of the environmental conditions of the states of India and state and projects the ability of the states to protect their environment in the coming years by accumulating information from a wide range of sectors in terms of water, air, soil, forest and other ...
The Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) was a composite index published from 1999 to 2005 that tracked 21 elements of environmental sustainability covering natural resource endowments, past and present pollution levels, environmental management efforts, contributions to protection of the global commons, and a society's capacity to improve its environmental performance over time.
2001 Environmental Sustainability Index Main Report Executive Summary _____ The Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmen-tal sustainability developed for 122 countries. The three highest ranking countries in the 2001 ESI are Finland, Norway, and Canada.
The Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) benchmarks the ability of nations to protect the environment over the next several decades. The 2005 ESI integrates 76 variables into 21 indicators of environmental sustainability for 146 countries (Esty, Levy, Srebotnjak, & de Sherbinin, 2005).
This collection includes an archive of 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2018 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) reports and data sets. ... For reports and data for the 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) and earlier versions, ...
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Senior plants trees in Nairobi's city center. Arnold Muthogi, a senior environmental studies major, returned home to Kenya last summer to complete an environmental sustainability practicum planting trees in impoverished communities near Nairobi’s city center.