Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung
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Nearly every fifth person does not have access to modern energy services. Three billion people depend on wood, coal, charcoal, or traditional biomass for their cooking and heating needs. This lack of ...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 6:08 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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Sufficient and clean water is essential for life on earth. It is one of the most important foundations and resources for social and economic development and is a decisive factor in poverty alleviation...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 6:04 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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Sufficient and clean water is essential for life on earth. It is one of the most important foundations and resources for social and economic development and is a decisive factor in poverty alleviation...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 6:03 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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Nearly all aspects of human life, such as the provision of food and feed, fiber, fuel and firewood, infrastructure and housing development, as well as carbon sinks, oxygen production, and a multitude ...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 5:59 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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Enough food is produced worldwide to feed the global population; however, at least 850 million people still suffer from hunger. This is due to various factors, such as unfair distribution, insufficien...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 5:57 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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Mankind is living beyond its means with an extremely unequal distribution of natural resource use. Especially in the global north, overconsumption and resource waste has exceeded acceptable levels. Ex...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 5:56 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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One of the greatest challenges faced by mankind is anthropogenic climate change, particularly global warming. Its ecologic and economic consequences on humans and nature can hardly be predicted. To da...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 5:54 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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Human life depends on intact ecosystems and the conservation and restoration of terrestrial and marine biodiversity. Today, animal and plant extinction dramatically surpasses the natural extinction ra...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 5:53 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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More than one billion people live in forests or directly depend on forest products for their livelihood. Only natural and near-natural forests can fulfill these important economic functions. Neverthel...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 5:50 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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Marine and coastal ecosystems play a central role in the global natural environment and its biodiversity. At the same time, they have been an integral part of human civilization as a food source, natu...
Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung on 5:48 am, 22 Jan, 2014
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