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Title Environmental policies and NGO influence : land degradation and sustainable resource management in Sub-Saharan Africa / edited by Alan Thomas, Susan Carr, and David Humphreys
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 201 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Routledge research global environmental change series
Routledge research global environmental change series.
Contents NGOs and their influence on environmental policies in Africa / Alan Thomas -- Land degradation and sustainable resource management in an African context / David Humphreys and Susan Carr -- NGO influence at the International Negotiating Committee for a convention to combat desertification / Susan Carr [and others] -- Challenging maize / Derek Gunby -- The campaign for water from the Zambezi for Bulawayo / Derek Gunby, Roger Mpande and Alan Thomas -- The policy of fencing Botswana's communal rangelands / Onalenna Selolwane -- The campaign against the Southern Okavango integrated water development project / Alan Thomas, Onalenna Selolwane and David Humphreys -- An NGO campaign to protect the Hadejia-Nguru wetlands in Northern Nigeria / Susan Carr and Obasi Ogbonnaya -- The Ogoni people's campaign over oil exploitation in the Niger Delta / Susan Carr, Oronto Douglas and Uche Onyeagucha -- Influence thrust upon them? / Alan Thomas, David Humphreys and Susan Carr
Notes "Global Environmental Change Programme."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Conservation of natural resources -- Africa, Sub-Saharan
Environmental policy -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Land use -- Environmental aspects -- Africa, Sub-Saharan
Non-governmental organizations -- Africa, Sub-Saharan
Sustainable development -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Water use -- Environmental aspects -- Africa, Sub-Saharan
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Environmental Economics.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Green Business.
Conservation of natural resources.
Développement durable -- Afrique noire.
Eau -- Utilisation -- Aspect de l'environnement -- Afrique noire.
Environmental policy.
Gestion des ressources naturelles -- Afrique noire.
Land use -- Environmental aspects.
NATURE -- Natural Resources.
Nichtstaatliche Organisation
Non-governmental organizations.
Organisations non gouvernementales -- Afrique noire.
Politique de l'environnement -- Afrique noire.
Sol, Utilisation du -- Aspect de l'environnement -- Afrique noire.
Sustainable development.
Water use -- Environmental aspects.
Sub-Saharan Africa.
Subsaharisches Afrika
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung
Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Carr, Susan, 1943-
Humphreys, David, 1957-
Thomas, Alan, 1948-
ISBN 0203349881