sustainable development Books

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International Law and Sustainable Development

by IWA Publishing

Implementing the goal of sustainable development has long been heralded as the means by which the needs of both present and future generations can be met. However, finding a long-term balance between economic, social and environmental interests, the basic tenet of sustainable development, has proved largely illusive in practice.;

Pathways for Sustainable Sanitation

by IWA Publishing

The report is a product arising from the work of the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance which was initiated prior to the International Year of Sanitation in 2008 in an attempt to inject sustainable development ideas into the sanitation sector. It functions as a vision document for those policymakers, researchers and practitioners that are striving ...;

Integrated Evaluation for Sustainable River Basin Governance

by IWA Publishing

This Report synthesizes the main results obtained throughout the ADVISOR research project ('Integrated Evaluation for Sustainable River Basin Governance') funded by the European Commission, under the - 'Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development' theme of the 5th Framework Research Programme.The aim of ADVISOR was to improve the understanding ...;

Law and Governance of Water Resources: The Challenge of Sustainability

by IWA Publishing

This path-breaking book focuses on the law and legal doctrine within the wider policy context of water resources and analyses the concept of sustainability.To achieve the sustainable use and development of water resources is a daunting challenge for both global and local communities. It requires commitments from all groups within international, ...;

Integrated Deliberative Decision Processes for Water Resources Planning and Evaluation

by IWA Publishing

Integrated Deliberative Decision Processes for Water Resources Planning and Evaluation is part of the ADVISOR ('Integrated Evaluation for Sustainable River Basin Governance') research project funded by the EC, under the 'Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development' theme of the 5th Framework Research Programme.;

International Conference on Nutrient Recovery From Wastewater Streams Vancouver, 2009

by IWA Publishing

Closing the loop for nutrients in wastewaters (municipal sewage, animal wastes, food industry, commercial and other liquid waste streams) is a necessary, sustainable development objective, to reduce resource consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. Chemistry, engineering and process integration understanding are all developing quickly, as new ...;

Water Rights

by IWA Publishing

Employing an international and comparative analysis of international law as well as the domestic legal regimes of selected jurisdictions, i.e., China, South Africa and South Australia, Water Rights - An International and Comparative Study identifies the essential elements a well-structured water rights system, which ensures that the ...;

Essential Environment 34th Edition A Comprehensive Guide to UK and EU Environmental Protection Legislation

by Environmental Technology Publications Ltd

ILM Publications has published the 34th Edition of Essential Environment in partnership with Environmental Protection UK. Essential Environment (formerly the Pollution Control Handbook) is the comprehensive guide to UK and EU environmental protection legislation. Written in clear, simple language, the 2012 Essential Environment handbook cuts ...;

Southeast Asian Water Environment 1

by IWA Publishing

Southeast Asia has undergone rapid commercial and industrial development over the past half century, which continues to bring economic stability and prosperity to its inhabitants. The combined impacts of population growth, urbanization, and industrialization continue to put pressure on the natural resources and the environment. At the same time, ...;

Southeast Asian Water Environment 3

by IWA Publishing

The Southeast Asian environment has been degraded by the release of industrial and domestic wastes, agricultural and aquacultural chemicals, and pollutants from automobiles. It suffers from water-related disasters, Tsunami, floods, typhoons, etc. In order to deal with these issues an integrated approach from the inhabitants, governments and ...;

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