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Title Governing global desertification : linking environmental degradation, poverty and participation / edited by Pierre Marc Johnson, Karel Mayrand, Marc Paquin.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2016.

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Description 1 online resource (xix, 292 pages)
Series Global environmental governance series
Global environmental governance series.
Note Originally published 2006 by Ashgate.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in Africa (1994)
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in Africa (1994)
Community development -- International cooperation.
Desert reclamation -- International cooperation.
Desertification -- Social aspects.
Contents 1. The United Nations convention to combat desertification in global sustainable development governance / Pierre Marc Johnson, Karel Mayrand, and Marc Paquin -- 2. The scientific basis : links between land degradation, drought and desertification / Stefanie M. Herrmann and Charles F. Hutchinson -- 3. Examining the links between poverty and land degradation : from blaming the poor toward recognising the rights of the poor / Sally-Anne Way -- 4. Desertification and migration / Michelle Leighton -- 5. Negotiating desertification / Adil Najam -- 6. The United Nations and the fight against desertification : what role for the UNCCD secretariat? / Steffen Bauer -- 7. Civil society's role in negotiating and implementing the UNCCD / Friederike Knabe -- 8. Promoting good governance through the implementation of the UNCCD / Lene Poulsen and Masse Lo -- 9. The global mechanism and UNCCD financing : constraints and opportunities / François Falloux, Susan Tressler, and Karel Mayrand -- 10. Decentralisation and sustainable resources management in West Africa : a line of action for revisiting national action programmes / Richard Pearce -- 11. Knowledge and the UNCCD : the community exchange and training programme / Noel Oettlé -- 12. Agriculture, trade, and desertification : implications for the UNCCD / Karel Mayrand and Marc Paquin -- 13. Conclusion : the UNCCD at a crossroad / Pierre Marc Johnson, Karel Mayrand, and Marc Paquin.
Other Author Johnson, Pierre-Marc.
Mayrand, Karel.
Paquin, Marc, 1964-
Canadian International Development Agency.
Unisféra International Centre.
Other Title 9780754643593 9781138278127