GEO
Perspectivas del Medio Ambiente Urbano - GEO Área Metropolitana Rosario
Instituto de Gestión de Ciudades (IGC), Argentina

Esperamos que el GEO Área Metropolitana Rosario contribuya significativamente al debate en la Ciudad, impulse los consensos y estimule avances hacia un desarrollo sostenible. Existe aún camino por recorrer, la suma de los esfuerzos del gobierno central, local, organizaciones e instituciones de la sociedad civil, logrará construir una visión amplia que permita entender las interrelaciones entre los diferentes sectores de la economía, la sociedad y el medio ambiente.


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2008
Reports and Books
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for the Cargo village - Cabo Verde
BCEOM Société Française d’Ingénierie

This Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) concerns the whole Port of Praia Expansion and Modernization Project but focuses on three project items which are going to be implemented as a first step: the Cargo Village, the Connecting Road and the Rehabilitation of the Quay n°2 Complex. The breakwater, the extension of the quay n°1 and the reclaimed container yard will be launched separately, as a second step. This document consists of the following sections: A. A description of the institutional and legal framework. B. A description of the local environment. C. A description of the port project. D. A comparison of the various project alternatives with regard to their environmental impacts. E. An identification and an assessment of all environmental impacts. F. An identification of mitigation & compensation measures and a monitoring programme. G. The Environmental Management Plan.


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2008
Reports and Books
Investing in a climate for change
United Nations Environment Programme

Addressing the serious issue of climate change requires substantial investment in new technologies, processes and services. This investment is not just desirable, it is essential. Without substantial and sustained investment in clean energy and other measures now, the reality of a global economy free of climate change impacts will remain a distant dream.


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2008

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