Research for mitigating syndromes of global change : a transdisciplinary appraisal of selected regions of the world to prepare development-oriented research partnerships

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Research for mitigating syndromes of global change : a transdisciplinary appraisal of selected regions of the world to prepare development-oriented research partnerships
Non IUCN Publication
Abstract: 

The aim of this publication is to present an initial synthesis of core problems in each region, the status and focus of related research, and corresponding new research needs. This book provides an overview of knowledge about the negative impacts of global and local change in selected regions of the world, based on qualitative appraisals made by multidisciplinary teams of specialists. It also outlines how research can contribute to mitigating these impacts and reinforcing positive trends in order to promote sustainable developmen.

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vol.1
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Bern, CH : NCCR North-South, 2004
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468p. : ill.
Publication Year: 
2004
ISBN: 
3-906151-71-9
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Includes bibliographic references. This publication is the outcome of the "Syndrome Pre-Synthesis Project" (SPSP), a preparatory project initiated in 2001 to pave the way for NCCR North-South.

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1
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English
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