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Ecology and Society

Ecology and Society
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AFE - Association for Fire Ecology | | AFE - Association for Fire Ecology Carboun: Advocating Sustainability in the Middle East Good news. Positive, uplifting, inspiring stories - Huffington Post Agri-Environmental Indicators Work in the OECD on agri-environmental indicators covers a range of issues such as agricultural impacts on soil, water, air, biodiversity, habitats and landscape and is primarily aimed at policy makers and the wider public interested in the development, trends and the use of agri-environmental indicators for policy purposes. The focus of the work is in particular related to indicator definitions, methodologies and calculation of indicators. Events Farm management indicators and the environment Proceedings of an OECD Expert Meeting, Palmerston North, New Zealand, March, 2004. Agricultural impacts on soil erosion and soil biodiversity: developing indicators for policy analysis Proceedings from an OECD Expert Meeting, Rome, Italy, March, 2003. Agriculture and land conservation: developing indicators for policy analysis Proceedings from an OECD Expert Meeting, Kyoto, Japan, May, 2003. Agricultural water quality and water use: developing indicators for policy analysis

Mineralogy Database - Mineral Collecting, Localities, Mineral Photos and Data Home-Sustainability Perspectives - Sustainability 2030 Nature Publishing Group : science journals, jobs, and information PelicanWen Journal of Sustainable Development 2. Review of the "Keeping the Promise" Report The document Keeping the promise: a forward-looking review to promote an agreed action agenda to achieve the Millennium Development Goals by 2015, by the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, dated 12 February 2010, is the fundamental point of reference for the MDG summit meeting. In the August 2010 issue of this journal, a few recommendations were offered pursuant to facing this challenge. These recommendations are structured around the "guiding principles" proposed by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in Keeping the Promise. Something to keep in mind .... Also to keep in mind .... 3. The UN Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD) seeks to form partnerships with voluntary multi-stakeholder initiatives contributing to the implementation of Agenda 21, Rio+5 and the Johannesburg Plan of Implementation (JPOI). The red line is the cumulative number of partnerships registered during the 2005-2009 time window. THE MDGs AT 10 AND CIVIL SOCIETY 4. 5.

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