Assessment

 

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Climate Change: A Risk Assessment

Climate Change: A Risk Assessment

Source: Center for Science and Policy, UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office, 2015

Author(s): David King, Daniel Schrag, Zhou Dadi, Qi Ye, and Arunabha Ghosh

Countries: China, India, United Kingdom , USA

Topics: Assessment, Climate Change, Conflict Causes, Conflict Prevention

Added: 20/07/2015

 

This report, commissioned by the UK Foreign Office, conducts a thorough climate change risk assessment and proposes risk mitigation strategies. The assessment considers three areas: the future pathway of global emissions; the direct risks arising from the climate’s response to those emissions; and the risks arising from the interaction of climate...

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Ukraine Recovery and Peacebuilding Assessment: Analysis of Crisis Impacts and Needs in Eastern Ukraine

Ukraine Recovery and Peacebuilding Assessment: Analysis of Crisis Impacts and Needs in Eastern Ukraine

Source: European Union, United Nations, and World Bank Group, 2015

Countries: Ukraine

Topics: Assessment, Programming

Added: 15/07/2015

 

The RPA focuses on the areas under the Ukrainian Government’s control in Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, as well as the three adjoining oblasts – Zaporizhzhia, Dnipropetrovsk, and Kharkiv. The RPA covers immediate recovery, rehabilitation and social cohesion needs, and is designed to be flexible so that its scope and recommendations can be...

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Regional NGO Master Plan for Sustainable Development in the Jordan Valley

Regional NGO Master Plan for Sustainable Development in the Jordan Valley

Source: EcoPeace Middle East, Global Nature Fund, and Stockholm International Water Institute, 2015

Countries: Israel, Jordan, Palestine

Topics: Assessment, Renewable Resources

Added: 09/06/2015

 

The overall objective of this master plan is to promote peace, prosperity and security in the Jordan Valley and the adjacent regions. All three governments, Jordanian, Israeli and Palestinian have shown considerable leadership to date in advancing sanitation solutions and in their master planning efforts. Given that so many of...

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Mining for Sustainable Growth in Afghanistan

Mining for Sustainable Growth in Afghanistan

Source: The World Bank, 2010

Author(s): The World Bank

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Assessment, Economic Recovery , Extractive Resources, Governance

Added: 18/05/2015

 

The overarching objective behind the World Bank's involvement in extractive industries is to facilitate the industries' contribution to poverty alleviation and economic growth by promoting good governance and sustainable development.The exploitation of mineral resources provides developing countries with considerable opportunities for economic development - but it also involves trade-offs with...

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Understanding the Enforcement of Environmental Provisions of Petroleum Act  2012 and Why Environmental Ruin Continues

Understanding the Enforcement of Environmental Provisions of Petroleum Act 2012 and Why Environmental Ruin Continues

Source: The Sudd Institute, 2015

Author(s): Nhial Tiitmamer

Countries: South Sudan

Topics: Assessment, Extractive Resources, Governance

Added: 27/04/2015

 

When the South Sudanese Petroleum Act was enacted in 2012, a flicker of hope of a better environmental management was felt after many years of environmental degradation due to negligence by the government in Khartoum. However, since the Act was passed three years ago, environmental ruin has continued. So what...

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Tierra y Conflicto:Kit de Herramientas y Orientación para la Prevención y la Gestión de Conflictos de Tierras y Recursos Naturales

Tierra y Conflicto:Kit de Herramientas y Orientación para la Prevención y la Gestión de Conflictos de Tierras y Recursos Naturales

Land and Conflict: Toolkit and Guidance for Preventing and Managing Land and Natural Resource Conflict

Source: EU-UN Partnership on Land and Natural Resources, 2012

Topics: Assessment, Conflict Prevention, Land

Added: 23/04/2015

 

Los confl­ictos surgen cuando dos o más grupos piensan que sus intereses son incompatibles. El con­flicto en sí no es un fenómeno negativo. Los con­flictos no violentos pueden ser un componente esencial del cambio social y el desarrollo, y además son necesarios en las interacciones humanas. El arreglo pacífico de...

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Land and Conflict: Toolkit and Guidance for Preventing and Managing Land and Natural Resource Conflict

Land and Conflict: Toolkit and Guidance for Preventing and Managing Land and Natural Resource Conflict

Source: EU-UN Partnership on Land and Natural Resources, 2012

Topics: Assessment, Conflict Prevention, Land

Added: 23/04/2015

 

Con­flict arises when two or more groups believe their interests are incompatible. Confl­ict is not in itself a negative phenomenon. Non-violent confl­ict can be an essential component of social change and development, and is a necessary component of human interaction. Non-violent resolution of con­flict is possible when individuals and groups...

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Terre et Conflit: Guide Pratique pour la Prévention et la Gestion des Conflits Liés a la Terre et Aux Ressources Naturelles

Terre et Conflit: Guide Pratique pour la Prévention et la Gestion des Conflits Liés a la Terre et Aux Ressources Naturelles

Land and Conflict: Toolkit and Guidance for Preventing and Managing Land and Natural Resource Conflict

Source: EU-UN Partnership on Land and Natural Resources, 2012

Topics: Assessment, Conflict Prevention, Land

Added: 23/04/2015

 

Les con­flits surviennent lorsque plusieurs groupes cherchent à défendre des intérêts qu'ils jugent incompatibles. Les confl­its ne constituent pas en eux-mêmes un phénomène négatif. Sous une forme non violente, les confl­its peuvent se présenter comme des composantes essentielles de l’évolution et du développement de la société et sont l’apanage inévitable...

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Hydrogeology and Water Quality of the Chakari Basin, Afghanistan

Hydrogeology and Water Quality of the Chakari Basin, Afghanistan

Source: USGS, 2014

Author(s): Thomas J. Mack, Michael P. Chornack, Sarah M. Flanagan, and Ann T. Chalmers

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Assessment, Renewable Resources

Added: 05/04/2015

 

The hydrogeology and water quality of the Chakari Basin, a 391-square-kilometer (km2) watershed near Kabul, Afghanistan, was assessed by the U.S. Geological Survey and the Afghanistan Geological Survey to provide an understanding of the water resources in an area of Afghanistan with considerable copper and other mineral resources. Afghanistan’s mineral resources...

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Conflits armés et environnement: Cadre, modalités, méthodes et rôle de l’Évaluation environnementale

Conflits armés et environnement: Cadre, modalités, méthodes et rôle de l’Évaluation environnementale

Armed Conflicts and the Environment: Framework, Methods, Modalities and the Role of the Environmental Evaluation

Source: Développement durable & territoires dossier 8, 2006

Author(s): Al-Hamandou Dorsouma et Michel- André Bouchard

Topics: Assessment, Governance, Programming

Added: 31/03/2015

 

Les conflits armés sont source de catastrophes majeures pour l’environnement. Dans les années 60, la défoliation de la jungle vietnamienne par l’armée américaine a interpellé la conscience collective sur la protection de l’environnement en situation de conflit armé (Pearce, 2000). La guerre du Golfe de 1990-1991, avec l’utilisation des armes...

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