Development Studies: Sustainable Development

  • UN Millennium Development Library: Taking Action: Achieving Gender Equality and Empowering Women book cover

    UN Millennium Development Library: Taking Action

    Achieving Gender Equality and Empowering Women, 1st Edition

    By UN Millennium Project

    The Millennium Development Goals, adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000, are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015 income poverty, hunger, disease, exclusion, lack of infrastructure and shelter while promoting gender equality, education,…

    Paperback – 2005-06-01
    Routledge

  • UN Millennium Development Library: Health Dignity and Development: What Will it Take? book cover

    UN Millennium Development Library: Health Dignity and Development

    What Will it Take?, 1st Edition

    By UN Millennium Project

    The Millennium Development Goals, adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000, are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015 income poverty, hunger, disease, exclusion, lack of infrastructure and shelter while promoting gender equality, education,…

    Paperback – 2005-06-01
    Routledge

  • UN Millennium Development Library: Halving Hunger: It Can Be Done book cover

    UN Millennium Development Library: Halving Hunger

    It Can Be Done, 1st Edition

    By UN Millennium Project

    The Millennium Development Goals, adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000, are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015 income poverty, hunger, disease, exclusion, lack of infrastructure and shelter while promoting gender equality, education,…

    Paperback – 2005-06-01
    Routledge

  • UN Millennium Development Library: Environment and Human Well-being: A Practical Strategy book cover

    UN Millennium Development Library: Environment and Human Well-being

    A Practical Strategy, 1st Edition

    By UN Millennium Project

    The Millennium Development Goals, adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000, are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015 income poverty, hunger, disease, exclusion, lack of infrastructure and shelter while promoting gender equality, education,…

    Paperback – 2005-06-01
    Routledge

  • UN Millennium Development Library: Overview book cover

    UN Millennium Development Library: Overview

    1st Edition

    By UN Millennium Project

    This book presents the findings & recommendations of the UN Millennium Project to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). It describes the importance of the MDGs and gives an explanation of the progress. The book provides recommendations to be implemented at the country level.…

    Paperback – 2005-06-01
    Routledge

  • UN Millennium Development Library: Investing in Development: A Practical Plan to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals book cover

    UN Millennium Development Library: Investing in Development

    A Practical Plan to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals, 1st Edition

    By Jeffrey D. Sachs, The UN Millennium Project

    This book describes the importance of the millennium development goals and gives an explanation of the progress toward the goals. It provides recommendations to be implemented at the country level and presents a guide for the international system's support for the country-level processes.…

    Paperback – 2005-06-01
    Routledge

  • Intellectual Property, Biogenetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge book cover

    Intellectual Property, Biogenetic Resources and Traditional Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Graham Dutfield

    Biogenetic resources - the critical biological and chemical materials that underpin so much of medicine, both modern and traditional, agriculture, and wider economic activity in so many fields - are at the centre of heated debate regarding their use, development, and ownership, and the issues of…

    Paperback – 2004-09-01
    Routledge

  • The Earthscan Reader in Environment Development and Rural Livelihoods book cover

    The Earthscan Reader in Environment Development and Rural Livelihoods

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samantha Jones, Grace Carswell

    In the past decade the relationship between humans and the environment has taken centre stage in the quest for development that supports both ecological integrity and sustainable livelihoods. This new Reader brings together for the first time a core selection of recently published key articles that…

    Paperback – 2004-09-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Reader Series

  • Siren Song: Chilean Water Law As a Model for International Reform book cover

    Siren Song

    Chilean Water Law As a Model for International Reform, 1st Edition

    By Carl J. Bauer

    Increasing scarcity, conflict, and environmental damage are critical features of the global water crisis. As governments, international organizations, NGOs, and corporations have tried to respond, Chilean water law has seemed an attractive alternative to older legislative and regulatory approaches.…

    Hardback – 2004-04-21
    Routledge

  • The Atlas of War and Peace book cover

    The Atlas of War and Peace

    1st Edition

    By Dan Smith

    At rare moments it seems a new era is starting before our eyes and history is about to change very fast. September 11, 2001 was such a moment. The latest edition of this classic reference takes us beyond the headlines. It provides a global overview of the causes and consequences of war today and…

    Paperback – 2003-04-01
    Routledge
    The Earthscan Atlas

  • Water and Sanitation in the World's Cities: Local Action for Global Goals book cover

    Water and Sanitation in the World's Cities

    Local Action for Global Goals, 1st Edition

    By Un-Habitat

    'This is surely the most impressive and important publication to come out of the UN system for many years.' Peter Adamson, founder, New Internationalist, and author and researcher of UNICEF's The State of the World's Children from 1980 to 1995 The world's governments agreed at the Millennium…

    Paperback – 2003-03-01
    Routledge

  • On Borrowed Time: Assessing the Threat of Mineral Depletion book cover

    On Borrowed Time

    Assessing the Threat of Mineral Depletion, 1st Edition

    By John E. Tilton

    The sharp rise in mineral use has revived concern about scarcity. Economist John Tilton responds by analyzing recent trends in the consumption and availability of minerals that are most integral to the needs of modern civilization. He reminds readers that, if the arguments about scarcity sound…

    Paperback – 2002-11-20
    Routledge

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