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Conference Proceeding

Proceedings of International Experts Workshop on International Framework and Co-benefits Approach to Promote Air Pollution Control in East Asia 2011

International Experts Workshop on International Framework and Co-benefits Approach to Promote Air Pollution Control in East Asia 2011
Conference Proceeding
Recently global environmental issues, in particular climate change, have been gaining so much attention worldwide that they have become the main issues at the G8 summit conferences. In the light of economic development and population growth, greenhouse gas emissions look set to increase in the region headed by China and India. Overcoming serious...
Peer-reviewed Article
In International Review for Environmental Strategies (IRES) Volume 4 Number 1 (2003)
Author:
Daniella Tilbury
Wendy Goldstein
Lisa Ryan
While the existence, status, and roles of non-government organisations (NGOs) in the Asia-Pacific region vary considerably, there is a global trend in which they are influencing the agenda, accountability, and governance towards sustainable development. NGOs are increasingly influential and have greater responsibilities in ensuring that...
Business Report
This report summarizes the activities and findings of the Environmental Education Project for the past three years. Divided into four parts, the report describes twin objectives of the Project as formulating a comprehensive strategy of environmental education in the region and developing a mechanism to implement it. Its major activities include (1)...