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Environmental Security and Sustainable Land Use - with special reference to Central Asia (NATO Science for Peace and Security Series / NATO Science for ... Security Series C: Environmental Security)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • The Environment,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Science,
  • Central Asia,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Environmental,
  • NATO,
  • Nature-Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Political Science-Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Science / Environmental Science,
  • Security,
  • Sub-Series C

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHartmut Vogtmann (Editor), Nikolai Dobretsov (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8371877M
    ISBN 101402044925
    ISBN 109781402044922

    The book is rich with new data presented in 68 easy to understand charts/graphs (many in color) and 50 Tables as well as photos of this little known region Original information on land stewardship in Central Asia and its potential to arrest land degradation, conserve biodiversity and guarantee sustainable livelihoods; see more benefits. Buy. Skip to content. | |. This paper presents land tenure and adoption of agricultural technology in Haiti. It also states: A) Individual and private property is the rule; B) Most peasants are simultaneously landlords and tenants; C) Farm holdings are built up over the course of a lifetime, then divided and dispersed. It highlights that 81 percent of rural households fall below the poverty line, reflecting the.


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Environmental Security and Sustainable Land Use - with special reference to Central Asia Hartmut Vogtmann President, Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, Bonn, Germany and Nikolai Dobretsov President, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia With the collaboration of Astrid Mittelstaedt.

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