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Toward environmentally sustainable development in Sub-Saharan Africa

a World Bank agenda.

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan.
    • Subjects:
    • World Bank -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
    • Sustainable development -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-140).

      SeriesDevelopment in practice, Development in practice (Washington, D.C.)
      ContributionsWorld Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC800.Z9 E588 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 140 p. :
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL994815M
      ISBN 100821335995
      LC Control Number96033391

        Governance for Justice and Environmental Sustainability. Governance for Justice and Environmental Sustainability. and the reality and challenge of plural legal systems in much of Sub-Saharan Africa. The book comprises 16 chapters, 12 of them case studies recounting experiences in the forest, wildlife, fisheries, conservation, mining and Cited by: Toward Environmentally Sustainable Development in Sub-Saharan Africa. A World Bank Agenda. Publisher: Washington.: The World Bank: Publication year: .

        Editor's note: In , the United Nations and other development partners adopted the 17 Sustainable Development Goals on the back of the Millennium Development of these find a home in the Africa health agenda. “Africa also needs to examine herself and her role as the main beneficiary of this global concert of goals and targets,” says Dr. Githinji Gitahi, Group CEO of Amref. Downloadable! Motivated by sustainable development challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa, this study assesses the comparative persistence of environmental unsustainability in a sample of 44 countries in the sub-region for the period to The empirical evidence is based on Generalised Method of Moments. Of the six hypotheses tested, it is not feasible to assess the hypothesis on resource Cited by:

      Africa is rich in natural resources ranging from arable land, water, oil, natural gas, minerals, forests and wildlife. The continent holds a huge proportion of the world’s natural resources, both renewables and non-renewables. Africa is home to some 30 per cent of the world’s mineral reserves, 8 per cent of the world’s natural gas, 12 per cent of the world’s oil reserves; the continent. Download a PDF of "Toward Sustainable Agricultural Systems in the 21st Century" by the National Research Council for free. with an emphasis on sub-Saharan Africa. By focusing on a systems approach to improving the sustainability of U.S. agriculture, this book can have a profound impact on the development and implementation of sustainable.


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This books aims to define the World Bank's medium and long term agenda for improving its assistance to sub-Saharan African countries on their road toward environmentally sustainable development (ESD). Rio: without improved environmental management, development will be undermined, and without accelerated development in poor countries -which describes most of Sub-Saharan Africa - the environment will continue to degrade.

This process seeks to define the Bank's medium-term agenda for helping its Sub-Saharan Africa borrowers attain ESD. No book has applied the SDGs to an evaluation of sustainable development in Africa.

This book fills that gap. Chapters from leading scholars utilize various research methods combined with case study analysis to provide context and a deeper understanding of the critical issues in sustainability in the sub-Saharan African : Jennifer L.

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Africa is at a turning point. It has made remarkable strides, with annual growth averaging around percent over the last 20 : Christoph Pusch, Alemseged W Yohannes Bedane, Alexander Agosti, Andre L. Carletto, Asmita Tiwari, Ay. This book considers the issue of sustainability in sub-Saharan Africa.

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If the trend of unsustainable oil and mineral extraction is allowed to continue, environmentally sustainable development in Africa will continue to be a great challenge.

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