2 edition of Sustainable ecosystem in Africa found in the catalog.
Sustainable ecosystem in Africa
Siddig A. Salih
1994 by United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economics Research in Helsinki, Finland .
Written in English
|Statement||Siddig A. Salih.|
|Series||Working papers,, no. 117, WIDER working papers ;, WP 117.|
|Contributions||World Institute for Development Economics Research.|
|LC Classifications||SD247.5 .S25 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 40 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||40|
|LC Control Number||96222260|
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SUSTAINABLE ECOSYSTEM IN AFRICA: MANAGING NATURAL FOREST IN SUDAN SIDDIG A. SALIH Senior Research Fellow UNU/WIDER DECEMBER * An earlier version of this paper was prepared as a chapter in Anders Hjort af Ornas (ed.), Approaching Nature: Insights from the Study of Environment and Security, EPOS, Linkoping University, Sweden.
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(Aina, ) 3. Sustainable Development Challenges in AfricaFile Size: KB. The Group’s aim is to build a sustainable forest ecosystem to provide greater community benefits in the near-to-long term. And it is projects such as these which take advantage of Africa’s vast land potential, throwing into the mix sound forestry practices and a greater appreciation of the real economic value of a sustainable forest eco-system.
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In six sections, the book addresses the sustainable development goals to mitigate the negative impacts on agricultural productivity brought about by. Siddig A. Salih, "Sustainable Ecosystem in Africa: Managing Natural Forest in Sudan," WIDER Working Paper Series wp, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).Handle: RePEc:unu:wpaper:wp The Sustainable Digital Ecosystem Summit - Lebanon will present a world class lineup of experts, cutting-edge technologies and inspiring workshops that will inspire professional from different industries.
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