The Middle East Program's Haleh Esfandiari compares the approach of various Muslim countries toward population growth and family planning, in this Point of View column from the May issue of Centerpoint.
In this seminar series sponsored by the Wilson Center's Middle East Program, the Environmental Change and Security Project, and USAID, experts are convening to discuss such topics as safe motherhood, reproductive health and culture, fertility patterns, contraceptive use, and HIV.
Heinrich Böll Foundation publishes reports by regional experts on environmental peacemaking
Former Ambassador Kenneth C. Brill reviews Jared Diamond's new best-seller
CEF and Japanese partner Institute of Developing Economies publish book on promoting river basin governance in ChinaApr 19, 2005
APRIL 2005--A collection of research papers produced by a study group and other researchers at the Institute for Developing Economies that look comparatively at challenges to river basin governance in Japan, China, and the United States.
2005 Goldman Environmental Prize Winner From Asia to Speak on April 26
Educating Ethiopian girls could reduce deforestation and land degradation, according to speaker Sahlu Haile.
"We often forget that we humans are part of the animal kingdom," remarked world-renowned primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall during this Director's Forum. It is because of this connection that we are both vulnerable to the damage we inflict on the environment.
World leaders discuss environmental security in latest issue of UNEP's magazine Our Planet