From the executive summary:
This stocktaking report was prepared as part of the St Kitts and Nevis National Preparatory Process toward the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+10) to be held in Rio De Janeiro Brazil, June 2012. The Report provides an overview of the legislative, regulatory, policy and institutional frameworks for sustainable development in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis. Additionally, it provides a status update on the country’s performance and requirements under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity and the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification. It provides an overview of the key stakeholders with responsibility for environmental management and sustainable development.