Resource booms can result in overvaluation of the national currency, an effect commonly referred to as Dutch disease.
Exploring linkages between adaptation and development : proceedings of The Scientific and Technical Conference On Adapting to Climate Change in Asia, August 29-30, 2009, Hotel Hyatt Regency, Kathmandu, Nepal
Decisions and courses of action for climate change adaptation, adopted at various levels from individual households to national governments, are necessarily based on limited views, but are nevertheless determined by the institutions and systems thPublished dateFriday, January 2, 2009 - 05:00
Rangelands are severely degraded in Morocco. This has stimulated public interventions to reduce the pressure on natural resources and promote sustainable management.
Northwest Yunnan province has a considerable ethnic minority (Tibetan) living mainly in the mountainous rural areas and managing complex, fragile production systems.