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- DocumentLand Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1999Paper is about how human society organizes its proprietary relationship to the biosphere and, in particular, the property implications of ecosystem management. Our premise is that ecosystem management is endangered by its "bigger-is-better" bias, the potential source of public backlash among landowners.DocumentRights and Democracy, International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development, 1999Bibliography contains references on the question of women and conflict situations. It includes documents on the general issue as well as documents on the related aspects: women as participants, women as victims and women in the peace processes. As victims of armed conflicts, women become refugees.DocumentInternational Institute for Labour Studies, ILO, 1995Literature survey attempting to assess the social impact of postwar economic reconstruction in Vietnam.DocumentPastoral Development Network, ODI, 1992This paper employs an historical analysis to consider some of the consequences of conflicting resource use and political friction on resource exploitation within and outside Turkana District during this century.DocumentUnited Nations [UN] Dag Hammarskjold Library, 1999Maps of areas subject to current peace-keeping activities of the United Nations. Includes some historical and contextual maps. Also links to background information on the missions from UN Peace Keeping Office (UNPKO).Document
Comprehensive Report on Lessons Learned from United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda (UNAMIR): 1993-1996United Nations [UN] Peacekeeping Operations, 1997Report on lessons learnt from recent UN intrevention in the Great Lakes regionDocumentUnited Nations [UN] Peacekeeping Operations, 1998Synthesis of evaluations of recent UN intervenstionsDocumentUnited Nations [UN] Research Institute for Social Development, 1998Review of literature dealing with political, economic and social reconstruction from a gender perspective. One of its objectives is to go beyond conventional images of women as victims of war, and to document the many different ways in which women make a contribution to the rebuilding of countries emerging from armed conflicts.Document
Carrying capacity, rangeland degradation and livestock development for the communal rangelands of BotswanaPastoral Development Network, ODI, 1993A useful debate is developing over carrying capacity and the degradation of communal rangelands in sub-Saharan Africa. With a few lonely exceptions, scientists and policy-makers have in the past claimed that degradation is universal and livestock productivity lowered because of overstocking on communal range. This position has been mainly dogmatic.DocumentDanish Institute for International Studies, 1998Bibliography presents summaries of and comments on eight different texts, each providing important contributions to the subject of Muslims, education and social change in West Africa.