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- The BLDS print collection
Browse all the latest print documents from the British Library of Development Studies...
- Valuing variability: new perspectives on climate resilient drylands development
- This book is a challenge to those who see the drylands as naturally vulnerable to food insecurity and poverty. It argues that improving agricultural productivity in dryland environments is possible by working with cli...
- Opportunities, risks and recommendations for unconventional gas in China’s environmental transformation
- I. Granoff; S. Pickard; J. Doczi; R. Calow / Overseas Development Institute, 2015
- This paper analyses literature on the risks and opportunities posed by shale gas in China, and also what policy environment could maximise the opportunity and minimise the risk. It also analyses China’s current policies an...
- Scientific Framework for ICIMOD’s Regional Programme on Adaptation to Change
- International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2015
- This working paper attempts to improve the connections between science, policy, practice, and stakeholders and to tackle challenges at the intersection of local, national, regional, and global change processes in the context of the Hi...
- What future for BASIC? The emerging powers dimension in the international politics of climate change negotiations
- L. Masters / Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2012
- In Copenhagen 2009, the UNFCCC climate negotiations saw the rise of the emerging powers of Brazil, South Africa, India and China (BASIC) as they assumed a leading role in realizing the final outcome in the shape of the Copenhagen Acco...
- BRICS partnership: a case of South- South cooperation? Exploring the roles of South Africa and Africa
- C. Moore / Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2013
- The BRICS partnership is developing rapidly. Current global events, such as the economic crisis in the advanced industrialised economies, and hand-wringing over the crisis in Syria, have brought the group, and its individual members, ...
- The G77 and China in the climate change negotiations: a leaky umbrella?
- L. Masters / Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2014
- From its origins in 1964,the Group of 77 (G77) has evolved in both its composition and agenda focus. From the initial 77 countries that made the first Joint Declaration at the conclusion of the UN Conference on Trade and Development (...
- The G77 + China’s role in trade multilateralism: advocating for South agency
- Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2014
- Developing countries have for several decades sought to align their aspirations and collectively express their interests in global fora. The largest intergovernmental organisation of developing countries, the Group of 77 and China (he...
- The Durban BRICS Summit: partnership for development and integration proceedings report
- L. Masters / Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2013
- The media hype and international attention that centered on Durban during the fifth BRICS Summit (26–27 March 2013) has faded. As the dust settles, a number of lingering questions remain around the role of South-South cooperatio...
- The G77 + China and the changing multilateral diplomacy of the South
- Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2015
- This report gives the proceedings of a symposium convened to cover the strengths and weaknesses of the G77+China, and implications for Africa and South Africa. Furthermore, the symposium was convened to reflect on particular questions...
- New Development Bank: a contribution to development finance
- Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2015
- The BRICS countries at their sixth Summit held at Fortaleza, Brazil on 15 July 2014 decided to establish the New Development Bank (NDB) and the Contingent Reserve Arrangement (CRA). This brief examines in this policy brief: ...
- China International Development Research Network (CIDRN)
- Informal network of Chinese research centres and institutes. The network involves a collaboration of 17 Chinese institutions including universities, think tanks, and the central Chinese Communist party school. It is coordinated by Li Xiaoyun and the Research Center for International Development (RCID) / College of Humanities and Development Studies, China Agricultural University.
- China Institute of International Studies (CIIS)
- China Institute of International Studies (CIIS) is the think tank of China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It conducts research and analysis on a wide range of foreign policy issues.
- China Carbon Forum (CCF)
- China Carbon Forum (CCF) was established in 2007 by professionals in Chinas climate change sector as a non-for-profit organisation to exchange information, best practices and engage with Chinas climate change stakeholders.
- Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation (CAITEC)
- Chinese Academy of International Trade and Economic Cooperation (CAITEC) is an institution of applied economic and trade policy research and consultancy directly under the Ministry of Commerce MOFCOM of the People’s Republic of China. Research Fields: world economy international trade international economic cooperation...
- International Poverty Reduction Center in China (IPRCC)
- Chinese platform for knowledge sharing, information exchange and international collaboration in the areas of poverty reduction and development.
- Chinese Academy for Environmental Planning (CAEP)
- Founded in 2001, the Chinese Academy for Environmental Planning (CAEP) of the State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA) is a public institution with independent legal status. CAEP provides technical support and services such as environmental planning, environmental policy and consultation on environmental project selection management for the Chinese government and corporations.
- The Chinese Government's Official Web Portal
- is cutting down on carbon emission by China significant?
- China Environmental Science Press (CESP)
- Factory Improvement Training (FIT 5)
- Multi-supplier training programme
- Institute of Contemporary Observation (ICO)
- Labour development and corporate social responsibility in China