Equity and welfarism accommodating political commit
The reason we have come together this week, the reason so many of you have travelled so far, is that there is a new awareness of our global cultural diversity.It's an awareness born of the unprecedented mobility of people around the world, of changing borders and of new political and economic alliances.
Pandurang Hegde is with the Appiko Movement, India. Somasekhare Reddy is with the Indian Institute of Management, India. Community-based forest management practices: field observations from Orissa.
Abridged versions of papers and summary reports of seminars or workshops to date are presented in this publication, and a summary of the recommendations made to date follow.
which stated the "primary objective of Canadian Health Policy is to protect, promote, and restore the physical and mental well-being of residents of Canada and to facilitate reasonable access to health services without financial or other barriers." As a nation, Canada is committed to both health promotion and protection.
Even words and concepts whose meaning is often assumed by their users to be "self-evident" may convey different meanings to different people at different times and in different places. forests' is a seemingly uncontroversial word used to describe a land cover category but its meaning is interpreted differently by different interest groups, thus resulting in heated discussions of what forests are and what they should be used for. Commercialisation of tropical forests of Western Ghats: a case study.
Degradation of the forests has radically different meanings for different groups of people because of differing consequences, inevitably giving rise to different approaches to tackling environmental degradation.