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Environment - Conventions & agreements
Environment - Policy and management
Sustainable Development - General
Challenges and opportunities for the World Summit on Sustainable Development
"Challenges and opportunities for the World Summit on Sustainable Development: FAO's perspective" was prepared as a contribution to the World Summit on Sustainable Development, Johannesburg, 26 August-4 September 2002.
English: http://www.fao.org/wssd/docs/ChallengesandOpportunityfinal.doc

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
The ICAMS Initiative: Development and implementation of an integrated coastal analysis and monitoring system
The objective of ICAMS is to develop, demonstrate and evaluate an operational system to monitor temperature, sediment, and chlorophyll concentration from multiple EO data sources and coincident standard surface measurements.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0066.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
Regional Workshop for Decision-makers on Remote Sensing/GIS Applications in Agricultural and Environmental Management
Summary report of the Regional Workshop for Decision-makers on Remote Sensing/GIS Applications in Agricultural and Environmental Management held in Santiago, Chile (7-11 December 1998). Workshop topics included remote sensing and GIS and their applications in forestry, water resources, agriculture and environment.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EIdirect/EIre0067.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Status of environment and natural resources in Small Island Developing States
This article reviews the status of the environment and natural resources in small island developing states. The information has been extracted from "Environment and Natural Resources in Small Island Developing States", prepared for the Special Ministerial Conference On Agriculture In Small Island Developing States (Rome, 12 March 1999).
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPan0015.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Environmental Monitoring in China's Hubei Province
This article reports on FAO assistance to Hubei Province in Central China to enhance its environmental data acquisition and management capacity by strengthening the Hubei Agro-Environmental Protection Station, in order to identify, analyze, monitor and report on the levels of pollutants in water, soil and crops in the province.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPan0011.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Agricultural sustainability in rapidly industrializing Asian economies
Extracted from "Integration of Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development in Agricultural Policy" (FAO/Winrock International, 1996), this article looks at both the technology and the market aspects of the marginalization of agriculture in East Asian countries.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPan0007.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Water resources issues in the Arabic States Region
This article has been extracted from "Population Change-Natural Resources-Environment Linkages in the Arab States Region" (FAO, April 1996). A short country profile on Egypt illustrates many of the population-environment problems of the region, especially those arising from population pressure on natural resources.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPan0006.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Use of indicators in sustainable agriculture and rural development
Sustainability indicators look at economic, social and environmental information in an integrated manner. Used effectively, they reveal conditions and trends that help in development planning and decision-making. This article suggests that the development of sustainability indicators must be closely tied to the development of national and subnational information systems for agricultural planning a... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPan0001.htm

   


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