Issue 12: Lessons From the First Generation of Integrated Population, Health, and Environment Projects
In his review of the "first generation" of population-health-environment projects funded by USAID and the Packard Foundation, consultant John Pielemeier finds that integrated approaches provide positive outcomes.
Paper contribution to the April 2011 seminar on post-disaster community engagement.
JANUARY 2009—CNN's Peter Dykstra and Finland's Tapani Vaahtoranta Now in Residence
MARCH 2007—Grassroot Efforts Promote Alternative Livelihoods, Sustain Environment
JULY 2005--Watch the archived webcast of Winning the Oil Endgame
Paper contribution to January 2010 seminar on environmental peacebuilding.
This week at the Wilson Center, Secretary Tommy G. Thompson announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will distribute pioneering interactive women's health books throughout Afghanistan this year. Built with the LeapPad learning system technology, the books are aimed especially at helping Afghan women who cannot read or write. The secretary's speech is available here. Video to come soon.
The 2000 issue of the ECSP Report features Richard E. Benedick on human population and environmental stress in the 21st century, and Okechukwu Ibeanu on environmental management in Nigeria's Niger Delta. Additional commentaries address environment, population, and conflict; and trade and the environment.
Complete set of commentaries exploring the links between population and conflict by authors Henrik Urdal, Sarah Staveteig, Valerie M. Hudson, Andrea M. den Boer, and Monica Duffy Toft.