With increased interest in the game, the number of golf courses in China is destined to climb and with such growth comes serious environmental implications. According to Timothy Hildebrandt, managing editor of the Center's China Environment Series, there are real opportunities for China to limit degradation---but the push for an environmentally sustainable golf industry must be made now while courses are still in development.
Bishnu Upreti’s book, The Price of Neglect: From Resource Conflict to Maoist Insurgency in the Himalayan Kingdom was published in 2004, just as the Maoist insurgency was reaching a fever pitch and violence was spreading to the capital, Kathmandu.
Because population projections are generally accepted as expert and reliable, non-demographic analysts tend to see projected population growth as an inevitable and unstoppable force in human affairs.
DECEMBER 2009--ECSP is participating the PHE Toolkit, the latest initiative of USAID's BALANCED Project
International Studies Association Annual Convention Highlights Emerging Issues in Water Conflict and Cooperation
MAY 2008—ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko Chairs Panel of Leading Water Experts
JUNE 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner testified at the Senate on the environmental impact of China's energy use.
DECEMBER 2005--Conflict Toolkits on Minerals, Water, Forests Co-authored by ECSP, Adelphi Research, CIFOR