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Equity Watch - Global Environmental Government Unit - Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)
Southern nations are located, forests are dynamic. Millions of indigenous people across the world live inside forests, depend on them for food, medicinal preparations, ... it would undermine a very basic tenet of sustainability: providing livelihood to the most vulnerable people through moves to mitigate climate change. Negotiators from the South have to remember that ...
www.cseindia.org


UNISDR Calendar 2006
Indian Ocean was an unprecedented event with dramatic consequences on population and livelihoods. People affected by tsunami will take years to rebuild their lives. Natural hazards linked with social ... the effects of global warming. This will be true especially in urban areas where more vulnerable people will be affected. To be safer, new policies on prevention are required and new attitudes ...
www.entico.com


WELL - Resource Centre Network for Water, Sanitation and Environmental Health
This requires good planning regulations and enforcement. Poor and vulnerable people may not have any option but to live in areas that flood, as the benefits ... blocked by embankments. Flood routing General drainage paths should be considered. Directing flows away from vulnerable areas may not prevent them from being submerged but it may prevent physical damage and ...
www.lboro.ac.uk


SoundNet - Encounters with Dolphins: A Call for Peace Between Species
In addition, even seemingly benign interactions with dolphins can make them more vulnerable to harm (deliberate or accidental) from other people. For example, two of the "friendly" free-ranging beluga whales ... invasion. People would never throw their child in with a strange dog, but they'll throw them in with a strange dolphin. What you are looking at are vulnerable people and vulnerable dolphins." ...
www.oceania.org.au


Emergency Management Postings
International Response: UNDP continues to support the State Government efforts in assisting the most vulnerable people of Dhemaji district. NGOs like Catholic ... the dyke along the Huaihe River. As of today, 13 people have been killed, 552,000 people evacuated, and 1.85 million people in 6,266 villages stranded by floods. In addition, ...
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Emergency Management Postings
Korogho, WFP has started registration of critical vulnerable cases in Koni and Bodonon. Letters of Understanding (LoU's) are being drafted ... beneficiaries. Additionally, rations were distributed through the selective feeding programmes to 1,000 vulnerable people and 120 undernourished children in the camps. Vegetable oil was distributed to schoolgirls ...
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EarthRights International - Give Green, Give the Gift of Earth Rights
Earth Rights The power of law and the power of people in defense of human rights and the environment Homepage Training Legal ... our staff and supporters, as it directly affects not only indigenous people in the areas where we work but - whether we see it or ... it to - helping us defend the planet and it's most vulnerable people. If you have any questions about holiday donations, please call Adrienne ...
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ETFRN NEWS 43/44: Forests and conflicts
The participation of marginalized and lower-caste people in leadership positions has notably increased. The achievements of community forestry are universally ... orientation of community forestry is found to have a positive impact on the most vulnerable people in remote areas (Box 1). This is why community forestry can survive against big ...
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Helcom : The Baltic Sea of Surprises
People all around the Baltic are now more aware than ever of its fragile nature – and that maintaining the natural balance of the sea is as important for people as ... life. The Baltic – Sea of Surprises TV-series portrays the close inter-relationship between people and the marine environment. It also looks into the ways we can safeguard the future ...
www.helcom.fi


EJF: Press Release: Mangrove loss left Asia vulnerable when tsunami struck
In India, Sri Lanka, and Thailand, areas with dense coastal vegetation and ... and economically viable, sustainable in the long-term, and truly beneficial for the impoverished and vulnerable coastal communities that have suffered most from the tsunamis impact". Notes for editors: A ...
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