Because of the importance of oceans in the global economy and climate system, lasting and sustainable development will not be achieved without healthy coasts and oceans.
Studies & Presentations
A problem faced by policy makers and planners who are working towards meeting the Millennium Development Goals and implementing Poverty Reduction Strategies is the lack of information on poverty and the livelihoods of the poor in the post-harvest fisheries sector.
Sustainable forest management has for a long time been the primary goal of forestry policies.
This paper seeks to contribute to the overall discussion between decentralization and environment by looking at the interplay between decentralization and forest management.
The 17th Commonwealth Forestry Conference took place in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 28 February to 5 March 2005. The conference was attended by delegates from over 30 countries.