A story in a Bangladesh newspaper, The Daily Star, argues in favour of the opportunities that the Belt and Road initiative represents for Bangladesh. I felt that some contrary comments were in place.
Community-Based Natural Resource Management Network (CBNRM Net). Founded by Lars Soeftestad in 1998. Follow-up activity of World Bank "CBNRM Initiative" (see separate article). Incorporates World Bank "CPRNet" (see separate article).
Organized intl. workshop on Community-Based Natural Resource Management in 1998. World Bank "CPRNet" (separate article) was a partner. Follow-up activities: knowledge mgmt., regional workshops, and CBNRM Net (separate article). Closed in 1999.
World Bank Common Property Resource Management Network (CPRNet). Founded by Lars Soeftestad in 1995. Partner in World Bank "CBNRM Initiative" (separate article). Merged with CBNRM Net (separate article) in 2000.
My life – professionally and personally – can, perhaps, be summed up in this self-composed text, posted on the doors of all offices I have occupied, in a number of countries on several continents.
A new species of spider is named in honor of fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld. It remains to be seen if this will have any effect when it comes to biodiversity conservation, of this as well as other (very) small species.
About the conference "International Situation and Collaboration in the Black, Mediterranean and Baltic Seas - Legal, Economic and Environmental Aspects" (Sofia, Bulgaria, 5-7 June 2019), organized by the Black Sea Institute Association.
The young Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg made a presentation to the EU Parliament's Environment Committee on 16 April 2019. Her presentation focused on the need for action by the EU, and addressed among others the upcoming EU elections.
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