Forests Publications

Demographic Change and Ecological Security

Jul 07, 2011
The author discusses four significant demographic issues in the context of the ecological security framework: population growth, movements, graying, and differential growth. more

Dilemmas for Conservation in the Brazilian Amazon

Jul 07, 2011
This article traces the history of conservation efforts in the Brazilian Amazon, and then argues that repeated failure to understand or accommodate the political factors at work in the Amazon undermines efforts to protect the rainforest. more

From Conflict to Peacebuilding: UNEP's Role in Environmental Assessment and Recovery

Jul 07, 2011
"UNEP seeks to ensure that countries rebuilding from conflict identify the sustainable use of natural resources as a fundamental prerequisite and guiding principle of their reconstruction and recovery," says David Jensen, of the UN Environment Programme. more

Issue 11: Exploring the Links Between Conservation and Health

Jul 07, 2011
In this edited transcript, Jane Goodall focuses on two burgeoning problems rapidly depleting wildlife in Africa: the bushmeat trade and deforestation. Her institute combats deforestation by integrating community development, health care, and natural resource management. more

Why Environmental Transformation Causes Violence: A Synthesis

Jul 07, 2011
Correlations between transformation of societal-nature relationships and violent conflict are numerous. This analysis will examine the critical role of transformation regarding causation of environmental conflicts in certain areas of developing countries. more

Exchange: Violent Environments

Jul 07, 2011
ECSP invited Homer-Dixon, Peluso, and Watts to engage in a dialogue about Violent Environments, as well as the future of environmental security research. more

Chinese Pages 19-38

Jul 07, 2011

CES 8 Special Report, pp.202-211:

Jul 07, 2011
River Basin Commissions as a Mechanism for Mitigating and Resolving Conflicts By Irene B. Brooks and Liu Hongxia Special Report Box: Transboundary River Tensions--Opportunities for Collaboration By Juli S. Kim and Michael Murphy more

CES 4 Summaries, p. 97-118:

Jul 07, 2011
13 September 2000--Hazardous Waste Management in China: Testing the Limits of the Rule of Environmental Law Colloquium 1: The Nature and Scope of the Problem 11 October 2000--Conservation Financing in China 12 October 2000--Drugs, AIDS and Alternative Development in Burma 25 October 2000--Chinese Academy of Social Science, Center for Environment and Development Delegation 27 October 2000--Pressing for Freedom: A Report from Hong Kong 6 December 2000--Green NGOs and Environmental Journalism in Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong 8 December 2000--Green NGOs and Environmental Journalism in Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong 2 February 2001--Environmental and Energy Cooperation in Northeast Asia 20 March 2001--Great Wall Across the Yangtze more

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Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.