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Prospects and Issues in Systemizing Ecological Defense Planning: Case Study of Korea

Prospects and Issues in Systemizing Ecological Defense Planning: Case Study of Korea

Source: Pacific Focus: Inha Journal of International Studies, 2016

Author(s): Ryo Hinata-Yamaguchi

Countries: South Korea

Topics: Governance, Programming, Weapons, Waste, and Pollution

Added: 08/01/2017

 

This paper purports to outline the prospects and issues in systemizing ecological defense planning and to assess the progress in the ROK. While the defense sectors in the United States and a number of European states have taken steps toward systemizing ecological measures in recent years, progress in the ROK...

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Water, Livestock, and Malnutrition: Findings from an Impact Assessment of “Community Resilience to Acute Malnutrition” Programming in the Dar Sila Region of Eastern Chad, 2012–2015

Water, Livestock, and Malnutrition: Findings from an Impact Assessment of “Community Resilience to Acute Malnutrition” Programming in the Dar Sila Region of Eastern Chad, 2012–2015

Source: Feinstein International Center, 2016

Author(s): Anastasia Marshak, Helen Young, and Anne Radday

Countries: Chad

Topics: Assessment, Livelihoods, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 28/12/2016

 

The Dar Sila region of eastern Chad experiences highly variable rainfall, seasonal food insecurity, and high prevalence of acute malnutrition. In 2012, Concern Worldwide put in place an integrated program that combines nutrition, health, water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH), and food, income, and markets (FIM) in the Dar Sila Region...

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Tierras y Conflictos Rurales

Tierras y Conflictos Rurales

Land and Rural Conflicts

Source: Centro Nacional de Memoria Histórica, 2016

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Land, Livelihoods, Programming

Added: 16/11/2016

 

Este informe presenta los resultados nacionales del proyecto de investigación del CNMH, Tierras, organización social y territorio. Pone a disposición una exhaustiva información estadística sobre las políticas de tierras del Estado colombiano en el siglo XX y la primera década del XXI, presenta nuevas hipótesis sobre las estructuras agrarias de...

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Achieving Sustainable Development in Rural Areas in Colombia: Future Scenarios for Biodiversity Conservation under Land Use Change

Achieving Sustainable Development in Rural Areas in Colombia: Future Scenarios for Biodiversity Conservation under Land Use Change

Source: Land Use Policy, 2016

Author(s): Valeria Borona, Esteban Payánb, Douglas MacMillana, and Joseph Tzanopoulos

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Land, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 03/11/2016

 

Agricultural expansion is a complex land use change phenomenon with deep environmental and socio-economic consequences, especially across tropical countries where most of this expansion is occurring. Here we use scenario and network analysis combined with sustainability assessment to understand the drivers of landscape change and their effects on sustainable development...

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Environmental Conflict Analysis Using an Integrated Grey Clustering and Entropy-Weight Method: A Case Study of a Mining Project in Peru

Environmental Conflict Analysis Using an Integrated Grey Clustering and Entropy-Weight Method: A Case Study of a Mining Project in Peru

Source: Environmental Modelling & Software, 2016

Author(s): Alexi Delgado and I. Romero

Countries: Peru

Topics: Conflict Prevention, Extractive Resources, Programming

Added: 12/09/2016

 

Environmental conflict analysis (henceforth ECA) has become a key factor for the viability of projects and welfare of affected populations. In this study, we propose an approach for ECA using an integrated grey clustering and entropy-weight method (The IGCEW method). The case study considered a mining project in northern Peru....

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Conflict, Pollution, and Climate Challenges for War-Torn Syria

Conflict, Pollution, and Climate Challenges for War-Torn Syria

Source: Heinrich Böll Stiftung, 2016

Author(s): Wim Zwijnenburg

Countries: Syria

Topics: Climate Change, Governance, Programming, Weapons, Waste, and Pollution

Added: 06/09/2016

 

The Middle Eastern and Northern African (MENA) region, faced with tumultuous changes in the last five years, shows a picture of shrinking spaces for civil society activism. In contrast, ecological activism is growing and connecting the fight for climate justice to other demands for community and indigenous rights, gender equality,...

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Environmental Planning and Cooperative Behavior: Catalyzing Sustainable Consensus

Environmental Planning and Cooperative Behavior: Catalyzing Sustainable Consensus

Source: Journal of Planning Education and Research, 2003

Author(s): Saleem H. Ali

Topics: Cooperation, Dispute Resolution/Mediation, Programming

Added: 02/09/2016

 

Environmental concerns have been framed in the planning profession as manifestations of resource scarcity, and hence a contributing factor in community conflicts. While mismanaged environmental scarcity can certainly lead to conflict, there is also considerable potential to stimulate cooperation on the basis of environmental scarcity itself. In the language of...

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A Review of Refugee Environmental-Oriented Projects in Africa: A Case for Environmental Impact Assessment

A Review of Refugee Environmental-Oriented Projects in Africa: A Case for Environmental Impact Assessment

Source: Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal, 2000

Author(s): John O Kakonge

Countries: Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe

Topics: Humanitarian Assistance, Livelihoods, Programming

Added: 09/08/2016

 

The refugee situation is examined in relation to its environmental consequences. Few studies apply environmental impact assessment (EIA) techniques to refugee projects and, when they do, it is usually after the camps have been set up. Four important conclusions are that: environmental assessments would provide the data crucial to deciding...

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Will Illegal Fishing Ignite a Preventable Resurgence of Somali Piracy?

Will Illegal Fishing Ignite a Preventable Resurgence of Somali Piracy?

Source: Oceans Beyond Piracy, 2015

Countries: Somalia

Topics: Governance, Livelihoods, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 09/08/2016

 

Current conditions off Somalia echo those which led to the recent piracy crisis. However, the underreporting of small-scale attacks may be masking alarming trends.

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Refugees and Host Environments -- A Review of Current and Related Literature

Refugees and Host Environments -- A Review of Current and Related Literature

Source: University of Oxford, 1995

Author(s): Thomas Hoerz

Countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania, Zaire

Topics: Humanitarian Assistance, Land, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 09/08/2016

 

The natural environment of refugee hosting areas - or better: the neglect of it - is not only a sad chapter in the annals of humanitarian aid, it is also a fascinating field for research and action. It is the area where, in contrast to the supply of 'survival needs',...

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