Public Eye – German: Erklärung von Bern; French: Déclartion de Berne; Italian: Dichiarazione di Bern; commonly shortened to EvB until September 2016 – is a sustainability-oriented, politically and religiously independent solidarity development non-governmental organisation based in Switzerland.
Public Eye notably encourage Swiss politics and business to respect human rights and the environme...[Read More]
An intact forest landscape (IFL) is an unbroken natural landscape of a forest ecosystem and its habitat–plant community components, in an extant forest zone. An IFL is a natural environment with no signs of significant human activity or habitat fragmentation, and of sufficient size to contain, support, and maintain the complex of indigenous biodiversity of viable populations of a wide range of b...[Read More]
A Ramsar Site is a wetland site designated of international importance under the Ramsar Convention.
The Convention on Wetlands, known as the Ramsar Convention, is an intergovernmental environmental treaty established in 1971 by UNESCO, and coming into force in 1975. It provides for national action and international cooperation regarding the conservation of wetlands, and wise sustainable use of th...[Read More]
Planetary boundaries is a concept of nine Earth system processes which have boundaries proposed 2009 by a group of Earth system and environmental scientists led by Johan Rockström from the Stockholm Resilience Centre and Will Steffen from the Australian National University. The group wanted to define a "safe operating space for humanity" for the international community, including governments at a...[Read More]
312 pages , Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. , 2012-08-01 This book examines the coordination of renewable energy policies in the European Union using an innovative theoretical approach to explain national policy making. David Jacobs asks, why are national support instruments for electricity from renewable energy sources converging, even though the harmonisation of these framewo...[Read More]
442 pages , New Age International , 2007-01-01 This Revised Edition Of The Book On Environmental Pollution Control Engineering Features A Systematic And Thorough Treatment Of The Principles Of The Origin Of Air, Water And Land Pollutants, Their Effect On The Environment And The Methods Available To Control Them. The Demographic And Environmental Trends, Energy Consumptio...[Read More]