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  • The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, its Impact on Egyptian Agriculture and the Potential for Alleviating Water Scarcity

    The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, its Impact on Egyptian Agriculture and the Potential for Alleviating Water Scarcity
    av Youssef M. Hamada

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319544380

    This book covers the entire Nile Basin and reflects the latest findings. It provides unique and cutting-edge insights into the region's agriculture, water resources, governance, poverty, productivity, upstream-downstream linkages, innovations, futur…

  • Policy Making in an Era of Global Environmental Change

    Policy Making in an Era of Global Environmental Change
    av R. E. Munn

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401090179

    Will major global environmental change take place in the 21st century? How much is known about the change? Can we find out more? Must we take it seriously? Should we do something now, or can we wait a decade or so? This book seeks to answer these qu…

  • Demography and Infrastructure

    Demography and Infrastructure

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789400704572

    Population ageing has been going on for many decades, but population shrinking is a rather new phenomenon. The population of Germany, as in many other countries, has passed a plateau and is currently shrinking. Demographic change is a challenge for…

  • Environment, Incentives and the Common Market

    Environment, Incentives and the Common Market

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792336020

    Although economists have long advocated the use of economic instruments in the implementation of environmental policy, they have only recently gained acceptance. There is a growing consensus within the European Union that both Member States and the…

  • Sustainable Protein Production and Consumption: Pigs or Peas?

    Sustainable Protein Production and Consumption: Pigs or Peas?

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402040627

    Sustainable Protein Production and Consumption: Pigs or Peas? is a book that presents and explores the PROFETAS programme for development of a more sustainable food system by studying the feasibility of substituting meat with plant based alternative…

  • On the Compatibility of Flexible Instruments

    On the Compatibility of Flexible Instruments

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401059732

    This volume is on the flexibility mechanisms of the Kyoto Protocol and summarises the main fmdings of a two day workshop on 'Dealing with Carbon Credits after Kyoto', organised by ETC and the JIN foundation (both from the Netherlands) in Callantsoog…

  • The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, its Impact on Egyptian Agriculture and the Potential for Alleviating Water Scarcity

    The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, its Impact on Egyptian Agriculture and the Potential for Alleviating Water Scarcity
    av Youssef M. Hamada

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319853925

    This book covers the entire Nile Basin and reflects the latest findings. It provides unique and cutting-edge insights into the region's agriculture, water resources, governance, poverty, productivity, upstream-downstream linkages, innovations, futur…

  • The Feasibility of Joint Implementation

    The Feasibility of Joint Implementation

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792334262

    CATRINUS J. JEPMA This volume contains the various contributions that were made during the International Conference on Joint Implementation, held near Groningen, The Netherlands, 1-3 June 1994. The conference was initiated by The Netherlands' Minist…

  • Implementing the Environmental Protection Regime for the Antarctic

    Implementing the Environmental Protection Regime for the Antarctic

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792366102

    When the Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty entered into force on 14 January 1998, a new phase commenced for the Antarctic Treaty System. The parties to the Protocol are today confronting issues related to the implementatio…

  • Sustainable Development of European Cities and Regions

    Sustainable Development of European Cities and Regions

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792364238

    Sustainable development has been the basic goal of the European Union since the Treaty of Amsterdam. After an in-depth analysis of the concept, the book goes on to translate the concept into practicable and tangible opportunities for urban and regio…

  • Understanding Industrial Transformation

    Understanding Industrial Transformation

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402037559

    When facing momentous societal change, such as the transformation to a sustainable world, the sciences must impress their importance upon the public and convince scientific and policy institutions in order to obtain the means to carry out their miss…

  • Law and Economics of International Climate Change Policy

    Law and Economics of International Climate Change Policy
    av R. Schwarze

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048156474

    International climate change policy can be broadly divided into two periods: A first period, where a broad consensus was reached to tackle the risk of global warming in a coordinated global effort, and a second period, where this consensus was final…

  • The Climate Change Convention and Developing Countries

    The Climate Change Convention and Developing Countries
    av J. Gupta

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792345770

    The climate change problem can only be effectively dealt with if global anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions can be reduced substantially. Since the emission of such gases is closely related to the economic growth of countries, a critical pr…

  • The Environment: Towards a Sustainable Future

    The Environment: Towards a Sustainable Future

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792326564

    A sustainable future: a world in which sustainable development is possible and guaranteed? In this book, the Dutch Committee for Long-Term Environmental Policy, an expert advisory board to the Dutch Minister of Housing, Physical Planning and Environ…

  • Scenario Studies for the Rural Environment

    Scenario Studies for the Rural Environment

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401041973

    Rural areas need to fulfil a large variety of functions and to accommodate many activities. The complexity of the problems, limited funds, and the almost irreversible character of some interventions result in a compelling need to evaluate ex ante th…

  • Lowering the Cost of Emission Reduction: Joint Implementation in the Framework Convention on Climate Change

    Lowering the Cost of Emission Reduction: Joint Implementation in the Framework Convention on Climate Change
    av M.A. Ridley

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792349143

    Lowering the Cost of Emission Reduction by Dr Michael Ridley investigates a novel way to reduce the cost of carbon dioxide and sulphur dioxide emission reduction. This book asks whether allowing countries to substitute emission reduction undertaken…

  • Emerging Research in Alternative Crops

    Emerging Research in Alternative Crops

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319904719

    This book provides case studies on cultivating alternative crops and presents new cropping systems in many regions of the world. It focusses on new emerging research topics aiming to study all aspects of adaptation under several stresses including a…

  • Regulation for Chemical Safety in Europe: Analysis, Comment and Criticism

    Regulation for Chemical Safety in Europe: Analysis, Comment and Criticism

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401062336

    Many European Union Directives seek to minimize the potential for harm to humans and the environment arising from the use of chemicals. This book takes an interdisciplinary, selective look at the effector mechanisms employed in such directives. It c…

  • The Evolution of National Water Regimes in Europe

    The Evolution of National Water Regimes in Europe

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048166671

    All over the world countries struggle with water stress. Problems vary from water scarcity and a degrading water quality, to floods and a rising sea level due to climate change. The European Union adopted a Water Framework Directive to improve the s…

  • Product Policy in Europe: New Environmental Perspectives

    Product Policy in Europe: New Environmental Perspectives
    av F. Oosterhuis

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401066099

    Product Policy in Europe: New Environmental Perspectives presents an overview and assessment of a relatively new area of environmental policy in Europe. Whereas the more `traditional' environment policy mainly deals with individual emissions, waste…

  • An Institutional Basis for Environmental Stewardship

    An Institutional Basis for Environmental Stewardship
    av D.A. Fuchs

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048161669

    What is the role of government in environmental politics and policy? The answer to this question used to be relatively clear. Government was to regulate the environmental performance of state and non-state actors, to set standards, impose charges, a…

  • Greening Society

    Greening Society

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402006524

    This book can be regarded as a monograph on the debates and developments in Dutch environmental policy. It has been written with a specific perspective in mind. First and foremost, the line of approach we have taken was from a multidisciplinary soci…

  • Scenario Studies for the Rural Environment

    Scenario Studies for the Rural Environment

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792337485

    Rural areas need to fulfil a large variety of functions and to accommodate many activities. The complexity of the problems, limited funds, and the almost irreversible character of some interventions result in a compelling need to evaluate ex ante th…

  • Climate Governance in the Arctic

    Climate Governance in the Arctic

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402095412

    Climate change is affecting the Arctic environment and ecosystems at an accelerating speed, twice the rate of the global average. This is opening the Arctic to transportation and resource development and creating serious challenges for local communi…

  • Heavy Metals: A Problem Solved?

    Heavy Metals: A Problem Solved?

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792361923

    Most publications on heavy metals and the environment have focused on environmental pathways and risks. The present book establishes a link between the environmental risks of heavy metals and the societal causes of the risks. Economic models, substa…

  • Coercive and Discursive Compliance Mechanisms in the Management of Natural Resources

    Coercive and Discursive Compliance Mechanisms in the Management of Natural Resources
    av Geir Honneland

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401057837

    This book is the result of more than a decade's preoccupation with the issue of compliance in the Barents Sea fisheries, first as an interpreter in the Norwegian Coast Guard, then as a graduate student at the University of Troms0, and finally, as a…

  • Greening Society

    Greening Society

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048160310

    This book can be regarded as a monograph on the debates and developments in Dutch environmental policy. It has been written with a specific perspective in mind. First and foremost, the line of approach we have taken was from a multidisciplinary soci…

  • Governance of Water-Related Conflicts in Agriculture

    Governance of Water-Related Conflicts in Agriculture

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402015533

    This book deals with voluntary approaches between farmers and water suppliers as an instrument to meet environmental standards, impacted by agricultural activities, more economically efficient and environmentally effective than by exclusive applicat…

  • Drinking Water Supply and Agricultural Pollution

    Drinking Water Supply and Agricultural Pollution

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401061452

    Agricultural pollution (with nitrates and pesticides) is one of the biggest threats to drinking water resources. At many places regional and local water authorities, together with the water supply industry, are involved in preventive action aimed at…

  • Understanding Industrial Transformation

    Understanding Industrial Transformation

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048169542

    When facing momentous societal change, such as the transformation to a sustainable world, the sciences must impress their importance upon the public and convince scientific and policy institutions in order to obtain the means to carry out their miss…

  • Environmental and Technology Policy in Europe

    Environmental and Technology Policy in Europe

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402015830

    This book contains six studies on various national environmental policies and environment -oriented technology policy systems in Austria, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, and the United Kingdom, sandwiched between this introductory and a co…

  • Co-operative Environmental Governance

    Co-operative Environmental Governance

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792351498

    New philosophies of environmental management are being put to the test in many countries.* New ideas are needed to replace or at least flank the old command and control approach, which has lost its credibility. One of the most interesting new avenue…

  • Co-operative Environmental Governance

    Co-operative Environmental Governance

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792351481

    New philosophies of environmental management are being put to the test in many countries.* New ideas are needed to replace or at least flank the old command and control approach, which has lost its credibility. One of the most interesting new avenue…

  • Regulation for Chemical Safety in Europe: Analysis, Comment and Criticism

    Regulation for Chemical Safety in Europe: Analysis, Comment and Criticism

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792352693

    Many European Union Directives seek to minimize the potential for harm to humans and the environment arising from the use of chemicals. This book takes an interdisciplinary, selective look at the effector mechanisms employed in such directives. It c…

  • The Disoriented State

    The Disoriented State

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048181377

    By providing a unique combination of theories on the state, on territoriality and on governance, The Disoriented State explores the relationship between state governmentality and specific forms of policy making.The Disoriented State begins with a th…

  • Drinking Water Supply and Agricultural Pollution

    Drinking Water Supply and Agricultural Pollution

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792351047

    Agricultural pollution (with nitrates and pesticides) is one of the biggest threats to drinking water resources. At many places regional and local water authorities, together with the water supply industry, are involved in preventive action aimed at…

  • The Convention on Biological Diversity and Developing Countries

    The Convention on Biological Diversity and Developing Countries
    av G.K. Rosendal

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792363750

    The book focuses on the negotiation process leading up to the creation of the Convention on Biodiversity (CBD) and the domestic implementation of this international agreement. This political science study of the negotiation process applies several p…

  • The Ocean of Tomorrow

    The Ocean of Tomorrow

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319557700

    This book develops and applies an integrated socio-economic assessment of multi-use offshore platforms in European marine locations. The sites assessed regard infrastructures in the North Sea, the Baltic Sea, the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic c…

  • International Governance on Environmental Issues

    International Governance on Environmental Issues

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792347019

    During the last years international cooperation on environmental issues has increased, especially after UNCED in Rio de Janeiro in 1992. The efforts made by the United Nations or groups of states to solve more or less global problems through negotia…

  • National Security and International Environmental Cooperation in the Arctic - the Case of the Northern Sea Route

    National Security and International Environmental Cooperation in the Arctic - the Case of the Northern Sea Route

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792355281

    The basic objective of this report is to place the debate about the future of the Northern Sea Route into the larger picture of Arctic politics and the emerging agenda of the Arctic as a developing region in international society. National security…

  • Wheat Marketing in Transition

    Wheat Marketing in Transition
    av Linda Courtenay Botterill

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789400728035

    This detailed account tells the background story of a privatised monopoly whose sharp practices embroiled a national government in scandal and shocked a nation that prides itself on the strength of its institutions. AWB Limited, the former Australia…

  • International Environmental Law and Policy in Africa

    International Environmental Law and Policy in Africa

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781402012877

    C.O.OKIDl1 I welcome the opportunity to prepare a Foreword to the book on Environmental Policy and Law in Africa, edited by Kevin R. Gray and Beatrice Chaytor. It is a pleasure to do that because the book is a contribution to the cause of capacity b…

  • Integrated Governance and Water Basin Management

    Integrated Governance and Water Basin Management

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048166664

    This book examines water management integration in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Spain, Italy and Switzerland, based on the European research project EUWARENESS. Coverage includes 12 country-specific case studies, examining theory on water gover…

  • Managing a Material World

    Managing a Material World

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792352068

    As we reach the end of the 20th century, the question of how to meet human needs and preferences while safeguarding the global environment is a major concern facing humanity. This book reflects the state of the art of thinking on the necessary conce…

  • Joint Implementation to Curb Climate Change

    Joint Implementation to Curb Climate Change

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792328254

    This book is about joint implementation. It addresses legal, economic and institutional questions which should be taken into account in setting up joint implementation projects and in developing criteria for joint implementation under the UN Framewo…

  • Environment, Incentives and the Common Market

    Environment, Incentives and the Common Market

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401040549

    Although economists have long advocated the use of economic instruments in the implementation of environmental policy, they have only recently gained acceptance. There is a growing consensus within the European Union that both Member States and the…

  • Sustainable Development of European Cities and Regions

    Sustainable Development of European Cities and Regions

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048155095

    Sustainable development has been the basic goal of the European Union since the Treaty of Amsterdam. After an in-depth analysis of the concept, the book goes on to translate the concept into practicable and tangible opportunities for urban and regio…

  • The Bedrock of Opinion

    The Bedrock of Opinion
    av G. Sundqvist

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048159581

    When did man discover nuclear waste? To answer this question, we first have to ask if nuclear waste really is something that could be called a scientific discovery, such as might deserve a Nobel Prize in physics. In early writings within nuclear ene…

  • Environmental and Technology Policy in Europe

    Environmental and Technology Policy in Europe

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048164103

    This book contains six studies on various national environmental policies and environment -oriented technology policy systems in Austria, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, and the United Kingdom, sandwiched between this introductory and a co…

  • The Impact of Climate Change on Drylands

    The Impact of Climate Change on Drylands

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789048165483

    Sahelian West Africa has recovered from the disastrous droughts of the 1970s and 1980s. People have learned to adapt to risk and uncertainty in fragile dryland environments. They, as well as global change scientists, are worried about the impact of…

  • Energy for Development

    Energy for Development

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789400741614

    This collection of contributions from a diverse group of prominent international scientists and policy makers brings together their in-depth analyses and innovative ideas about how to resolve the 'energy for development' predicament. It includes stu…