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Population and Environment Dynamics, Poverty and Quality of Life in Countries of the ESCAP Region

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: February 1999
  • Page count: 108
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 98.II.F.30

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The international community has acknowledged that population resources and the environment are inextricably linked. In order to achieve sustainable development, a balance must be achieved between human needs and population, resources and development while striving to improve the quality of life. This publication discusses the interrelations between population, resources, the environment dynamics, poverty, quality of life and development and presents case studies on Bangladesh, Nepal, Indonesia and the Philippines.