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Study examining climate change discourse and policy in the Indian cities of Mumbai and Delhi.
STEPS Centre, Institute of Development Studies, 2015
This working paper, produced by the Social, Technological and Environmental Pathways to Sustainability (STEPS) centre, concerns a study of climate change discourse in urban India, with a focus on the mega-cities of Dehli and Mumbai. T...
Mining value chains and green growth in South Africa: A conflictual but intertwined relationship
G. Montmasson - Clair / Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 2015
The development of mining value chains is conflictual but deeply intertwined with the goal of sustainable development.  The response of mining value chains to the shift to a green economy cannot be business-as-usual and requires ...
Taxing Energy Use 2015: OECD and selected partner economics
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, 2015
This report provides a systematic analysis of the structure and level of energy taxes in OECD and selected other countries. It argues that energy is a critical input into the production and consumption patterns that support eco...
Migration and global environmental change: methodological lessons from mountain areas of the global South
A. Milan; G. Gioli; T. Afifi / Copernicus Publications, 2015
This article synthesises evidence on the relationship between migration and environmental and climatic changes, particularly in relation to mountain livelihoods in the global South. The article highlights that mountain liveliho...
Future of our coasts: The potential for natural and hybrid infrastructure to enhance the resilience of our coastal communities, economies and ecosystems
A. Sutton-Grier; K. Wowk; H. Bamford / Science Direct, 2015
This journal article argues that coastal communities and other decision makers need better information in order to incorporate ecosystem protection and restoration into coastal resilience planning efforts. It provides evidence ...
Independent report commissioned by the G7 on improving responses to climate-fragility
L. Rüttinger; D. Smith; G. Stang; D. Tänzler; J. Vivekananda / International Alert, 2015
This independent report commissioned by the member states of the G7 focuses on the concept of climate fragility, pertaining to areas where climate change threatens to multiply already existing vulnerabilities, be it economic, politica...
Projected climate change and impact on bioclimatic conditions in Central and South-Central Asia
R.J. Zomer; M. Wang; J. Xu / World Agroforestry Centre, 2015
This report summarizes a set of bioclimatic indicators and the expected impacts of climate change on bioclimatic conditions in Central and South-Central Asia. It is intended to provide a basis for understanding the potential im...
‘Fixing’ the climate crisis: Capital, states and carbon offsetting in India
G. Bryant; S. Dabhi; S. Böhm / Environment and Planning A, 2015
The paper analyses dynamics of accumulation and displacement in the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM). It combines the theoretical work with a case study of the Gujarat Fluorochemicals Limited HFC-23 destruction project in Guja...
Na Ot village case study: Land tenure and resource rights
The Centre for People and Forests, 2015
This case study examines eight equity dimensions in sustainable forest management through the case study of Na Ot Village, Na Ot Commune, Mai Son District, Son La province in Viet Nam. It highlights that securing forest tenure ...
Agroforestry for landscape restoration and livelihood development in Central Asia
U. Djanibekov; K. Dzhakypbekova; J. Chamberlain; H. Weyerhaeuser / World Agroforestry Centre, 2015
This paper discusses how the adoption of agroforestry for ecosystem and livelihood improvement in Central Asian countries can be enhanced. First, it describes how previous and current developments lead to changing environmental...
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Study examining climate change discourse and policy in the Indian cities of Mumbai and Delhi.
STEPS Centre, Institute of Development Studies, 2015
This working paper, produced by the Social, Technological and Environmental Pathways to Sustainability (STEPS) centre, concerns a study of climate change discourse in urban India, with a focus on the mega-cities of Dehli and Mumbai. T...
Mining value chains and green growth in South Africa: A conflictual but intertwined relationship
G. Montmasson - Clair / Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 2015
The development of mining value chains is conflictual but deeply intertwined with the goal of sustainable development.  The response of mining value chains to the shift to a green economy cannot be business-as-usual and requires ...
Taxing Energy Use 2015: OECD and selected partner economics
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, 2015
This report provides a systematic analysis of the structure and level of energy taxes in OECD and selected other countries. It argues that energy is a critical input into the production and consumption patterns that support eco...
Migration and global environmental change: methodological lessons from mountain areas of the global South
A. Milan; G. Gioli; T. Afifi / Copernicus Publications, 2015
This article synthesises evidence on the relationship between migration and environmental and climatic changes, particularly in relation to mountain livelihoods in the global South. The article highlights that mountain liveliho...
Future of our coasts: The potential for natural and hybrid infrastructure to enhance the resilience of our coastal communities, economies and ecosystems
A. Sutton-Grier; K. Wowk; H. Bamford / Science Direct, 2015
This journal article argues that coastal communities and other decision makers need better information in order to incorporate ecosystem protection and restoration into coastal resilience planning efforts. It provides evidence ...
Independent report commissioned by the G7 on improving responses to climate-fragility
L. Rüttinger; D. Smith; G. Stang; D. Tänzler; J. Vivekananda / International Alert, 2015
This independent report commissioned by the member states of the G7 focuses on the concept of climate fragility, pertaining to areas where climate change threatens to multiply already existing vulnerabilities, be it economic, politica...
Projected climate change and impact on bioclimatic conditions in Central and South-Central Asia
R.J. Zomer; M. Wang; J. Xu / World Agroforestry Centre, 2015
This report summarizes a set of bioclimatic indicators and the expected impacts of climate change on bioclimatic conditions in Central and South-Central Asia. It is intended to provide a basis for understanding the potential im...
‘Fixing’ the climate crisis: Capital, states and carbon offsetting in India
G. Bryant; S. Dabhi; S. Böhm / Environment and Planning A, 2015
The paper analyses dynamics of accumulation and displacement in the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM). It combines the theoretical work with a case study of the Gujarat Fluorochemicals Limited HFC-23 destruction project in Guja...
Na Ot village case study: Land tenure and resource rights
The Centre for People and Forests, 2015
This case study examines eight equity dimensions in sustainable forest management through the case study of Na Ot Village, Na Ot Commune, Mai Son District, Son La province in Viet Nam. It highlights that securing forest tenure ...
Agroforestry for landscape restoration and livelihood development in Central Asia
U. Djanibekov; K. Dzhakypbekova; J. Chamberlain; H. Weyerhaeuser / World Agroforestry Centre, 2015
This paper discusses how the adoption of agroforestry for ecosystem and livelihood improvement in Central Asian countries can be enhanced. First, it describes how previous and current developments lead to changing environmental...
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Women's Major Group (The WMG)
The role of the Women’s Major Group is to assure effective public participation of women’s non-governmental groups in the UN policy processes on Sustainable Development, Post2015 and Environmental matters. It is self-organised and open to all interested organisations working to promote human rights based sustainable development with a focus on women’s human rights, women’s empowerment and gender e...
Responding to Climate Change (RTCC)
Responding to Climate Change (RTCC) is a news and analysis website about climate change and global low carbon developments.
Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW)
The Council on Energy, Environment and Water is an independent, not-for-profit policy research institution.
Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA)
KOICA was founded in1991, with a mission to fight against global poverty and has the goal of being Korea’s dedicated grant aid agency.
UONGOZI Institute / Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development
UONGOZI Institute provides services to senior leaders who have a demonstrable impact upon their society's development, as well as individuals who have been recognised as emerging leaders with the potential to make a positive impact. It supports African leaders to: Develop national and/or organisational agendas and oversee the implementation of strategies Analyse loc...
Environment Support Group (ESG)
Environment Support Group works with a variety of environmental and social justice initiatives across India and the world. They aim to pro-actively address issues and concerns collaborating across sectors and disciplines keeping the interests of local project affected communities and voiceless ecosystems in primary focus. Started informally in 1996 and formally registered as a Public...
Southern African Resource Watch (SARW)
Advocacy and research organisation, aiming to monitor corporate and state conduct in the extraction and beneficiation of natural resources in Southern Africa region, in particular assessing to what extent these efforts contribute to sustainable development”.
China Carbon Forum (CCF)
China Carbon Forum (CCF) was established in 2007 by professionals in China’s climate change sector as a non-for-profit organisation to exchange information, best practices and engage with China’s climate change stakeholders.
Environment and Planning A
Environment and Planning A is a journal focused on spatial organisation and restructuring of cities and regions throughout the globe. It is part of the Environment and Planning family of journals which are published by Pion Ltd.
South African Water Research Commission (WRC)
The Water Research Commission (WRC) was established in terms of the Water Research Act (Act No 34 of 1971), following a period of serious water shortage in South Africa.
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