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Main Title Africa's valuable assets : a reader in natural resource management /
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Author Title of a Work
Veit, Peter G.
Publisher World Resources Institute,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 40252682
ISBN 1569732582; 9781569732588
Subjects Natural resources--Africa, Sub-Saharan--Management ; Environmental policy--Africa, Sub-Saharan ; Sustainable development--Africa, Sub-Saharan ; Natural resources--Management ; Entwicklungspolitik ; Natèurliche Ressourcen ; Sozioèokonomischer Wandel ; Wirtschaftspolitik ; Afrika ; Ressourcenmanagement ; Naturresurser--Afrika ; Ressources naturelles--Afrique noire--Gestion ; Environnement--Politique gouvernementale--Afrique noire ; D eveloppement durable--Afrique noire
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Table of contents
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EJBM  HC800.Z65A37 1998 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 04/25/2003
Collation xi, 447 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Africa's wealth, woes, worth / Peter G. Veit, Tanvi Nagpal, and Thomas Fox -- Institutionalizing environmental management in Africa / Clement Dorm-Adzobu -- Building capacity for sustainable management of natural forests in East Africa / Paula J. Williams -- Participation, civil society, and foreign assistance to Africa / Allan Hoben, Pauline Peters, and Dianne Rocheleau -- Participatory policy-making and the role of local non-governmental organizations / Peter G. Veit and Deanna M. Wolfire -- Global environmental agreements and African national priorities / Allison B. Herrick -- Adapting to climate change in the context of national economic planning and development / Ian Burton -- African development that works / Peter G. Veit, Adolfo Mascarenhas, and Okyeame Ampadu-Agyei -- Gender, sustainable development, and improved resource management in Africa / Jennifer Green and Lori Ann Thrupp -- State and community conflicts in natural resource management in Kenya / Ole Kamuaro -- Links between environment and agriculture in Africa / Thomas Reardon and Asif Shaikh -- Nontraditional agricultural exports in Africa : rewards, risks, and opportunities for change / Tanvi Nagpal, Lori Ann Thrupp, and Peter G. Veit -- Environmental information systems / Ndey-Isatou Njie -- Africa and the Internet : superhighway checkpoints / Jeffrey A. Cochrane and Jake Brunner -- Africa data sampler : spatial data for policy-makers / Norbert Henninger and Lauretta Burke.