Agriculture and Natural Resources

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Global Environment Outlook - GEO-6: Healthy Planet, Healthy People所収
著者:
Crump
John
Jacob
Klaus
Mangalagiu
Diana
Zickgraf
Caroline
Abiodun
Babatunde Joseph
Armiento
Giovanna
Bailey
Rob
Baker
Elaine
Brown
Kathryn Jennifer
Dankelman
Irene
Djalante
Riyanti
Dutta
Monica
Hurley
Fintan
Iraola
Maria Jesus
Kim
Rakhyun E.
King
Richard
Kirilenko
Andrei
dos Santos Lucon
Oswaldo
Mathur
Ritu
Mudd
Gavin
Sewerin
Sebastian
Stephens
Tim
Schwerdtle
Patricia
Seager
Joni
Wellesley
Laura
Wright
Caradee Y.
Hammami
Souhir
This chapter evaluates the capacity of environmental policies to achieve transformational change in addressing cross-cutting global sustainable development challenges. To this end, the chapter addresses the major challenges of adapting socioeconomic systems to climate change, creating a sustainable agricultural and food production system...
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Enhanced governance approaches for mitigation and adaptation to climate change – An Asia Focus所収
It has been widely regarded that policies and institutions that are adaptive in nature can deal with climate change adaptation. However, verifying the veracity of this hypothesis is difficult due to the absence of long experience in climate change adaptation in most countries. This chapter is based on reviews and questionnaire survey on evolution...
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Jatropha Production for Biodiesel in Yunnan, China: Implications for Sustainability at the Village Level

Socioeconomic and Environmental Impacts of Biofuels所収
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著者:
Pradeep
Tharakan
Crisha
Naeeda
Morgado, David
In the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), a growing demand for biofuels could help support the agriculture sector and provide an alternative source of energy. However, if deployed unsustainably, biofuels development can be associated with numerous risks that have negative ramifications for human development. This paper reviews existing literature and...