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- DocumentFriedrich-Ebert-Stiftung e.V., 2001This paper argues that climate change policies are mostly compatible with international trade law and that ratifying the Kyoto Protocol will close existing gaps or uncertainties for the benefit of participating Parties.DocumentInternational Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, 2001This year's World Disasters Report looks at the subject of, and the difficulties involved in, recovery from disasters. The overall picture, particularly for those in the most disaster-prone countries, is far from encouraging.DocumentWorld Institute for Development Economics Research (WIDER), 1998Reviews the causes of deforestation, focusing on the market distortions which hide the real economic value of forests. These include taxation polciy, uncertain property rights and population growth. Adressing such issues at the nationnal level provides a basis for national and international agreements on combatting climate change through carbon storage programmes.DocumentUS Agency for International Development, 2000Results of investigation into the knowledge and practice of Indian stakeholders regarding energy efficiency (EE), carbon emission trading (CET) and foreign investment.DocumentBangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies, 1998The paper challenges the simplistic concept of population as an aggregate of consuming units, putting stress increasingly on the natural resources leading to environmental degradation. It argues that the inter-relationship between population and environment is more complex and multi-dimensional.DocumentGlobal Development Network, 2000This article looks at the relationship between think tanks and governments, and particularly at the influence that think tanks can have on government policy. Much of the articles's regional focus is on Central and Eastern Europe.DocumentBangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies, 2000The paper examines Bangladesh's moves to address environmental degradation and natural resource management.DocumentDevelopment Experience Clearinghouse, USAID, 2001This manual is written as briefing for USAID natural resource and environmental program officers, as well as for their host-country counterparts and other colleagues working on issues related to forestry.The report has two main objectives:To synthesize existing information regarding the relationship between forest resources and carbon, as it relates to the issue of climate changeToDocument
The economics of international agreements for the protection of environmental and agricultural resourcesFAO Hypermedia Collection on Desertification, 1995The purpose of this paper is to review the economics of international environmental agreements (IEAs) and draw Implications for the international issues that are relevant to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Three chapters follow this introduction.