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Title Integrating environment into agriculture and forestry : progress and prospects in Eastern Europe and Central Asia / William R. Sutton [and others]
Published Washington, DC : World Bank, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xx, 67 pages) : illustrations
Series World Bank e-Library.
Contents Integrating environment into agriculture and forestry -- Agriculture and forestry have major impacts on the environment -- Focusing on the East and on agriculture -- Improving awareness of sustainability issues in agriculture and forestry -- Building capacity for implementation -- Increasing incentives for implementation -- Building on success -- Meeting the challenges ahead
Summary The countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia urgently need to accelerate the integration of environmental concerns into their agricultural and forestry sectors. Policies and laws promoting integration have undoubtedly improved, but implementation is lagging, particularly in the east and in agriculture. Integrating Environment into Agriculture and Forestry raises awareness of the pressing need to step up progress on implementation. Failure to integrate environment into agriculture and forestry will have major economic and human health implications, eg. soil salinity in Uzbekistan is estimat
Notes "Europe and Central Asia Region Sustainable Development Department."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 65-67)
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Environmental policy -- Europe, Eastern
Environmental policy -- Asia, Central
Agriculture and state -- Europe, Eastern
Agriculture and state -- Asia, Central
Forest management -- Environmental aspects -- Europe, Eastern
Forest management -- Environmental aspects -- Asia, Central
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- Agribusiness.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Sustainable Agriculture.
Agriculture and state
Environmental policy
Forest management -- Environmental aspects
Central Asia
Eastern Europe
Form Electronic book
Author Sutton, William R., 1967-
World Bank.
World Bank. Europe and Central Asia Region. Sustainable Development Department.
LC no. 2008035534
ISBN 9780821377444