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    Turkey in the geopolitics of natural gas

    Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business Government, 2016
    This paper outlines the role of Turkey as an increasingly more important natural gas consuming country while at the same time strategically located as a transit country between major consuming areas in the EU and suppliers in the Middle East, Central Asia and Russia.
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    Waste Management Outlook for Mountain Regions - Sources and Solutions | GRID-Arendal - Publications

    GRID Arendal, 2016
    Mountains play an essential role in supplying water, energy, food and other services to millions of people living in the mountains and downstream. Ensuring the continued supply of these services has never been more important.
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    International law and sea-level rise: forced migration and human rights

    Fridtjof Nansen Institute, 2016
    This report provides a general overview of the international law issues relating to sea-level rise, (forced) migration and human rights. The first part provides a brief accounting of 'What We Know and What We Can Expect', discussing sea-level rise and its impacts, and then, in turn, their relationship and interaction with the criteria of statehood, human rights and mobility.
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    The Nagoya Protocol on access to genetic resources and benefit sharing: User-country measures and implementation in India

    Fridtjof Nansen Institute, 2016
    User-measure requirements are the cornerstone of the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization developed under the Convention on Biological Diversity.
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    Green bonds and environmental integrity: insight from CICERO second opinions

    Center for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo, 2016
    This policy note shares insights from CICERO's experience in producing over 60 second opinions.
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    The rise of environmental crime: a growing threat to natural resources, peace, development and security

    United Nations Environment and Development Forum, 2016
    The environment provides the very foundation of sustainable development, our health, food security and our economies. Ecosystems provide clean water supply, clean air and secure food and ultimately both physical and mental wellbeing.
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    Blue Carbon

    GRID Arendal, 2015
    If the world is to decisively deal with climate change, every source of emissions and every option for reducing these should be scientifically evaluated and brought to the international community’s attention.
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    United Nations World Ocean Assessment

    GRID Arendal, 2016
    The first World Ocean Assessment (WOA) is a report on the state of the planet’s oceans. It is the product of the first cycle of the Regular Process for global reporting and assessment of the state of the marine environment, including socio-economic aspects, which was established after the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development.
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    Marine ecosystem services and the Sustainable Development Goals

    GRID Arendal, 2016
    How do marine ecosystem services support the Sustainable Development Goals? Marine and coastal ecosystems are vital to life on Earth. These ecosystems provide many “services” to people including food, coastal protection, carbon sequestration, biodiversity, recreation, but also inspiration for art and science, cultural identity and a spiritual home.
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    Changing elites, institutions and environmental governance

    Springerlink, 2016
    The topic of elites has always been controversial in Latin American social sciences. Elites have been studied indirectly as landowners, capitalists, business-leaders or politicians, and have also been approached directly using concepts and theory from elite studies.

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