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Environmental Policy in Estonia
(European Parliament, 1998)
In terms of environmental policy, Estonia faces the problem of the legacy of the Soviet era and obsolete industries, while at the same time - in common with most of the CECs it has valuable and untouched natural areas. ...
IUCN Directory of Protected Areas in Oceania
(International Union for Conservation ot Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN), 1990)
The islands of the Pacific conjure up visions of warmth, beauty and colour set in a vast ocean ... a paradise captured in words by James Michener and Oscar Hammerstein. This image perhaps accounts for the fact that, for ...
Ecologically sensitive sites in Africa. Volume 4: West Africa
(UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC), 1993)
This publication is made in response to requests from task managers in the Africa region who wanted to know the location and properties of the ecologically sensitive sites in Africa to which they could refer while implementing ...
A global overview of wetland and marine protected areas on the World Heritage List
(UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC), 1997)
This working paper provides a global overview of the current coverage of existing World Heritage sites with wetland and marine values and suggests potential wetland areas which may merit future nomination to the World ...
Latvia Environmental Performance Reviews
(United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), 1999)
The consideration of the EPR report confirmed the strategy that has been applied to Latvian environmental policy and management during the transition period. The inherited acute environmental problems have been tackled ...
The West and Central African Action Plan: Evaluation of its Development and Achievements - UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 101
This report is an in-depth evaluation of the Action Plan for the protection and development of the marine and coastal environment of the West and Central African Regon, covering the preparatory activities leading to its ...
Proceedings of the First ASEAMS Symposium on Southeast Asian Marine Science and Environmental Protection: UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 116
This report involves the study of two meteorological elements , precipitation and pressure over South China Sea and adjacent areas and discusses each element accordingly.
Etat du Milieu Marin: Region de l'Afrique Orientale - PNUE Rapports et Etudes des Mers Regionales No. 113
Mieux comprendre l'evolution des problemes touchant l'environnement marin est un objectif que vise inlassablement le programe pour les oceans et les zones scientifiques indispensible a l' echelon des politiques qu'il concoit ...
State of the Marine Environment in the ROPME Sea Area: UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 112
This reports focuses on marine water contamination and its effects of the ecosystem in the Coastal and marine waters of the eight countries forming ROMPE
State of the marine environment in the South Asian Seas Region: UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 123
This document provides the necessary scientific background for shaping UNEP's policy towards protection of oceans.