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Peer-reviewed Article
In International Review for Environmental Strategies (IRES) Volume 4 Number 1 (2003)
Author:
Nachin Dashnyam
Since Mongolia was opened up to the world in 1990, a number of books on contemporary Mongolia have been published for Western readers, focusing mainly on its history, politics, economy, and social issues. There is, however, still only a limited range of scientific books relating to traditional agriculture and environmental protection in Mongolia...
Conference Proceeding
The fourth thematic seminar on industrial relocation, organised by UN/ESCAP, the Ministry of the Environment of Japan, IGES, and Ho Chi Minh City, was held on 27-28 August in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), which is engaged in industrial relocation and has made considerable progress in this area.Industrial relocation has been and continues to be...
Non Peer-reviewed Article

Diverse management of Indonesian forests : A new governor gives locals a greater say in their resources

In International Herald Tribune / Asahi Shimbun
Peer-reviewed Article
In International Review for Environmental Strategies (IRES) Volume 4 Number 1 (2003)
This paper on nature-based tourism in protected areas of Japan highlights the policy and institutional arrangements of Japan’s unique park administrative system, and presents an overview of park tourism in the country. Common trends and challenges to park tourism that emerge from the overview include a focus on guiding aspect of ecotourism; the...
Peer-reviewed Article
In IRES Vol.5 No.1
Author:
Lutz Mezb
Germany is the leader among countries belonging to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in reducing its emissions of the Kyoto basket of greenhouse gases (GHGs), having accomplished an emissions reduction of 18.9 percent from 1990 to 2000. This paper aims to explain the reasons for this success and to examine the...
Conference Proceeding
The third thematic seminar, Kitakyushu Initiative Seminar on Urban Air Quality Management, was held on 20-21 February 2003 at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok, Thailand. Discussions focused on monitoring, transportation and industry, including policy making and implementation. Participants included representatives from Bangkok...