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Small Islands, Big Issues

Crucial Issues in the Sustainable Development of Small Developing Islands

  • Author: UNU
  • Publication date: March 1997
  • Page count: 172
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 96.III.A.15

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This publication comprises six case studies which were prepared for the Global Conference on the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States. The case studies deal with the following topics: alternative energy sources of relevance to small islands; tourism and sustainable development; lessons from the Cyprus experience; natural disasters and sustainable development; coastal management; early warning capabilities; waste management and water pollution.