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Conference International Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Development (5th : 1997 : World Bank and George Washington University)
Title Partnerships for global ecosystem management : science, economics, and law : proceedings and reference readings from the Fifth Annual World Bank Conference on Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development, held at the World Bank and George Washington University, Washington, D.C., October 6-7, 1997 / Ismail Serageldin and Joan Martin-Brown, editors.
Imprint Washington, D.C. : World Bank, 1999.

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Conference International Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Development (5th : 1997 : World Bank and George Washington University)
Series World Bank e-Library.
Subject Ecosystem management -- Congresses.
Ecosystem management -- International cooperation -- Congresses.
Sustainable development -- Congresses.
Environmental law -- Congresses.
Alt Name Serageldin, Ismail, 1944-
Martin-Brown, Joan, 1940-
World Bank. Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development Network.
Description 1 online resource (vii, 272 pages) : illustrations
Note At head of title: Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
Contents Welcoming remarks / Stephen J. Trachtenberg, Ismail Serageldin -- Global challenges for managing ecosystems / James D. Wolfensohn -- The sovereignty and systems of nature and nations : challenges and opportunities / chair, Maurice F. Strong ; panelists, Peter Doherty, Joseph E. Stiglitz, Christopher G. Weeramantry -- The global environment : linking the sciences / Robert T. Watson -- The global environment for sustainable development / Caio Koch-Weser -- The global treaties : making connections for efficiencies, effectiveness, and equity / chair, Mostafa K. Tolba ; panelists, Yolanda Kakabadse, Carolyn McAskie, Jose I. Vargas -- Reflections on the future : global ecosystems management / Mohamed T. El-Ashry -- Summing up / Ismail Serageldin -- Macroeconomics and sustainable development / Alassane D. Ouattara -- The search for new technical solutions for an environmentally sustainable future : recycling carbon dioxide into useful fuels / George A. Olah.
Public/private partnerships : applications and best practices / chair, Sven Sandstrom ; panelists, Henry J. Hatch, K. Madhava Sarma, Jemal-ud-din Kassum -- Aggregating knowledge for policy : global information systems / Kass Green -- Closing remarks / Ismail Serageldin -- Roundtable summary: Climate change -- Environmental health dimensions of climate change and ozone depletion / James A. Listorti -- Roundtable summaries: Biodiversity ; Desertification and forests ; International water regimes -- Regional roundtables summaries: Africa ; Latin America and the Caribbean -- Associated events summaries: Mainstreaming freshwater biodiversity in development projects ; The role of law in the promotion of sustainable development -- Learning seminars summary: Seminar on global environmental treaties and World Bank policies -- Strengthening national compliance with international environmental agreements / Edith Brown Weiss and Harold K. Jacobson.
Sustainable development and the World Bank : legal and policy instruments / Charles E. Di Leva -- Environmental law : concepts and issues / David Freestone and Laurence Boisson de Chazournes -- Appendixes.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note English.
digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 0585181209 (electronic bk.)
9780585181202 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 44955151
Link World Bank e-Library
Additional Format Print version: International Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Development (5th : 1997 : World Bank and George Washington University). Partnerships for global ecosystem management. Washington, D.C. : World Bank, 1999 0821342657 (DLC) 99170366 (OCoLC)40345087

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