Forests Publications

ECSP Report 4: Bibliography

Jul 07, 2011
The following bibliography is a compilation of all entries from the three previous ECSP Reports and new additions from the last year. The Guide includes a wide range of publications, organized by theme, which relate to the various conceptions of environmental security. more

Special Report: Population, Development, and Environment in Ethiopia

Jul 07, 2011
The key to achieving sustainable growth in Ethiopia lies in reducing the rate of population growth, managing the environment, and building the platform for development, writes Sahlu Haile. more

ECSP Report 5: Foreword and Table of Contents

Jul 07, 2011
The 1999 issue of the ECSP Report includes features on population, urbanization, environment, and security; agriculture and conflict; and environmental change, security, and social conflicts in the Brazilian Amazon. Foreword and Table of Contents. more

U.S. Military and Environmental Security in the Gulf Region

Jul 07, 2011
Oil spills, water shortages, earthquakes, and desertification are only some of the potential environmental threats to the Persian Gulf region’s security, but multilateral and regional efforts to address these problems could help build bridges between nations, writes Rear Admiral John F. Sigler, USN (Ret.). more

ECSP Report 12: Reviews of New Publications

Jul 07, 2011
Experts review new publications. more

Issue 17: Sharing the Forest: Protecting Gorillas and Helping Families in Uganda

Jul 07, 2011
Rapid population growth by Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in southwestern Uganda has pushed people to settle near gorilla habitat - sometimes leading to conflict. The innovative community development program, Conservation Through Public Health, seeks to conserve these magnificent animals, and at the same time, improve the quality of life for Ugandans living near Bwindi. more

Minerals, Forests, and Violent Conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Jul 07, 2011
Confiscation and extraction of natural resources made war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo “a very lucrative business”. more

CES 9 Special Report, pp. 135-163

Jul 07, 2011
The China Environmental Health Project By Jennifer Turner & Linden Ellis Spotlight on NGO Activism: The Jane Goodall Institute Roots & Shoots Program in China By April Nigh Water Resource Challenges in the Karst Regions of Southwest China By Chris Groves Spotlight on NGO Activism: Natural Resources Defense Council China Program By Alex Wang Reaching Out to the Community in Rural Yunnan's Karst Region By Amelia Chung Spotlight on NGO Activism: Catalyzing Participatory Governance From the Grassroots to the County Seat By Amelia Chung Clearing the Air: Promoting Clean Coal Technology and Environmental Health Studies in Huainan City By Wei-Ping Pan Feature Box: Coal City: Measures to Control Urumqi’s Health-Threatening Air Pollution By Zhang Chen & Rui Li-hong more

CES 5 Feature Article, pp. 45-58; Commentaries/Notes From the Field, pp. 59-92

Jul 07, 2011
Feature Article, p. 45-58: New Partners or Old Brothers? GONGOs in Transnational Environmental Advocacy in China by Fengshi Wu Commentaries/Notes From the Field, p. 59-92: Looking into a Microcosm of China's Water Problems: Dilemmas of Shanxi--A High and Dry Province by Jih-Un Kim, p.59 Networking for Development of Legal Assistance to Pollution Victims in China by Kenji Otsuka, p.63 Xinjiang: A Trip to the New Territory by Wen Bo, p.66 China's Nature Reserves: Protecting Species or Generating Profits? by Lawrence Glacy, p. 69 The Yunnan Great Rivers Project by Ou Xiaokun, p.74 Environmental Action as Mass Campaign by Jane Sayers, p.77 Spray-Painting Change? Beijing's Green Olympics, NGOs and Lessons Learned from Sydney by Timothy Hildebrandt, p.80 Brick by Brick: Improving the Energy and Environmental Performance of China's Buildings by Robert Watson and Barbara Finamore, p.86 Lean and Green: Boosting Chinese Energy Efficiency through ESCOs by Pam Baldinger, p.90 Energy and Environmental Performance of China's Buildings by Robert Watson and Barbara Finamore, p.86Lean and Green: Boosting Chinese Energy Efficiency through ESCOs by Pam Baldinger, p.90 more

CES 8 Feature Article, pp.3-26:

Jul 07, 2011
Legal Advocacy in Environmental Public Participation in China: Raising the Stakes and Strengthening Stakeholders By Allison Moore and Adria Warren Feature Box: Yuanmingyuan's Shifting Landscape: From Emperor's Resort to a Public Green Space By Linden Ellis Feature Box: The Asia Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center more

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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.