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  1. World at the Crossroads

    Towards a sustainable, equitable and liveable world

    By Philip B. Smith, Samuel E. Okoye, Jaap de Wilde, Priya Deshingkar

    Series: Sustainable Development Set

    Thirty years ago the Russell-Einstein Manifesto warned humanity that our survival is imperilled by the risk of nuclear war... In the spirit of that Manifesto, we now call on all scientists to expand our concerns to a broader set of interrelated dangers: destruction of the environment on a global...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Women and the Environment in the Third World

    Alliance for the future

    By Irene Dankelman, Joan Davidson

    Series: Sustainable Development Set

    'This book ... should be issued to grass-root organisations everywhere' Doris Lessing, The New Scientist 'It is must reading for government planners, environmentalists and the ordinary layman' Asia Week Women in the Third World play the major role in managing natural resources. They are also the...

    Published April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Dam the Rivers, Damn the People

    Development and resistence in Amazonian Brazil

    By Barbara J. Cummings

    Series: Sustainable Development Set

    The Brazilian Amazon is the largest area of tropical rainforest in Latin America. Brazil is that continent's most rapidly developing country. The Amazon is at the heart of the conflict between conservation and development, between people and power, and between heritage and modernisation. In the...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Threats Without Enemies

    Facing environmental insecurity

    By Gwyn Prins

    Series: Sustainable Development Set

    The world is moving into a new era which will be dominated by a new range of threats and a new range of priorities. Already headlines tell of storms and droughts, mass emigrations, the danger of old Soviet nuclear reactors and the thinning ozone layer, and with the menaces of global warming,...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Strategies for Sustainability: Asia

    By Jeremy Carew-Reid

    Series: Sustainable Development Set

    IUCN – The World Conservation Union Founded in 1948 The World Conservation Union brings together States, government agencies and a diverse' range of non-governmental organizations in a unique world partnership: over 800 members in all, spread across some 136 countries. As a Union, IUCN seeks...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Yearbook of International Cooperation on Environment and Development 2003-04

    By Olav Schram Stokke, Oystein B. Thommessen

    Series: International Environmental Governance Set

    'The Yearbook's extensive coverage makes a valuable contribution in promoting international co-operation on environment' Xie Zhenhu, Minister of the State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA) of China 'A vital contribution in terms of reliable research and information on key issues of...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Yearbook of International Cooperation on Environment and Development 2002-03

    By Olav Schram Stokke, Oystein B. Thommessen

    Series: International Environmental Governance Set

    'An important tool for researchers and decision-makers alike' Gro Harlem Brundtland, Director-General, World Health Organization (WHO) 'An invaluable source for everyone who needs to be up-to-date on international efforts to solve global environmental challenges. Unique in its presentations of the...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Water Governance for Sustainable Development

    Approaches and Lessons from Developing and Transitional Countries

    By Stefano Farolfi

    Edited by Sylvain Perret, Rashid Hassan

    Good management of water resources - universally identified as a key aspect of poverty reduction, agriculture and food security - has proven, in practice, as difficult to achieve as it is eagerly sought. This book, edited and authored by leading authorities on water resource management, examines...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Yearbook of International Cooperation on Environment and Development 2001-02

    By Olav Schram Stokke, Oystein B. Thommessen

    Series: International Environmental Governance Set

    'This Yearbook clearly fills many gaps and provides reliable and well-researched information' Klaus T?pfer, Executive Director, UN Environment Programme (UNEP) 'The key updates on conventions and organizations are complemented by a series of proactive essays by leading environmentalists on the...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Reality of Aid 1997-1998

    An independent review of development cooperation

    By Judith Randel, Tony German

    Series: Aid and Development Set

    NOW IN ITS FIFTH ANNUAL EDITION, The Reality of Aid continues to present the most comprehensive and rigorous independent analysis available of the aid and development policies of the world's richest nations, and exposes the gaps between rhetoric and reality. Part I presents a consideration of...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

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