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Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsDecember, 2006Ukraine
Library ResourceConference Papers & ReportsDecember, 2006Germany, Europe
The CAP reform of 2003 will change farmer's business environment in Europe. This paper analyses the impact of the reform on the land use in southern German grassland regions. The assessment will be based on model calculations for two typical grassland regions. Each study area represents one village with its specific farm structure and natural conditions. These regions differ in their excellence with respect to agricultural use. In Southern Germany small to medium sized family farms is the most frequent type of farming.
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2006Bangladesh, Netherlands, Sweden, Sri Lanka, Asia
This project is funded by the European Commission under its Asia Pro Eco II Program. It is undertaken by the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), Sri Lanka; COSI, Sri Lanka; the International Water and Sanitation Centre (IRC), the Netherlands; NGO Forum for Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation, Bangladesh; and the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), Sweden. The project pilot cities are Rajshahi City in Bangladesh and Kurunegala City in Sri Lanka.
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 2006Bangladesh, Dominican Republic, Bulgaria, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Niger, Colombia, Ecuador, Romania, Burundi, El Salvador, Mali, Chile, China, Australia, New Zealand, Morocco, Turkey, Albania, Italy, Argentina, Armenia
The present water report is the final product emanating from efforts by FAO, IWMI and others to document and understand the implications of the irrigation sector embarking on a wide reform process. It is intended to be a knowledge synthesis document that captures the global experiences emerging from a wide-reaching process targeting the reform of the irrigation sector. This study indicates that IMT is an approach for irrigation sector reform with the potential to improve the sust ainability of irrigation systems.
Library ResourceLegislationSeptember, 2006Latvia
The Law determines principles for land use planning in Latvia. Its purpose is to promote the arrangement of land properties and a sustainable utilisation of the land resources, by determining types of land use planning work, implementation provisions, and the tasks and duties of persons involved in a land use planning. According to the Law, land use planning includes the development of a land use planning project; and the specification of types of land use.
Library ResourceRegulationsJanuary, 2007Guernsey
This Ordinance makes provision with respect to transitional and saving arrangements consequential upon the enactment of the Land Planning and Development (Guernsey) Law, 2005 and consequential upon the repeal of selected provisions by that Law. Transitional and saving arrangements concern, among other things, applications for planning permission, appeals, various development plans, grant of permissions and preliminary declarations.
Implements: Land Planning and Development (Guernsey) Law, 2005. (2011-03-10)
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 2006Netherlands
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2006Europe
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2006Netherlands
Multi-Agent Systems (MAS) lijken een bijdrage te kunnen leveren aan het beter modelleren en begrijpen van de complexiteit van een interactief multiactor ruimtelijk planningsproces. De belangrijkste doelstelling van dit onderzoek was daarom het verkennen van MAS ten behoeve van toepassing in de simulatie van interactieve multi-actor ruimtelijke planning. Het model is gebaseerd op vier soorten kennis ten aanzien van de ruimtelijke omgeving: wensen, opvattingen, waarden en preferenties
Library ResourceJanuary, 2006Europe, Eastern Asia, Oceania, Southern Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean
This document is a collection of essays which survey the controversial aspects of the management of water resources in urban areas in view of the increasing urbanisation and privatisation of water services. It addresses and characterises the conflicts that arise within large human settlements due to economic and social implications of access to and use of basic water services. It also presents in-depth case studies from Europe, Asia and Latin America.Exploring the geneses of the urban water conflicts the essays in the document list the following important causal factors:
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