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Cover for Tourism ecolabelling: certification and promotion of sustainable management.

The use of ecolabels and certification schemes in the tourist industry is reviewed. Over 70 schemes are described, from the developed countries of the Northern Hemisphere and Australia. Ways for widening the applicability and hence validity of these ecolables are suggested in conclusion. The book...

Author(s)
Font, X.; Buckley, R. C.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995069)
Type
Book
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Cover for Globalization and the developing countries: emerging strategies for rural development and poverty alleviation.

This book reviews the impact of globalization by examining, for example, how changes in global trading rules and regulations, the removal of trade barriers, and the elimination of many country-specific and commodity-specific agreements affect the economies of developing countries. In particular, it ...

Author(s)
Bigman, D.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995755)
Type
Book
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Cover for Global development of organic agriculture: challenges and prospects.

This book provides an overview of the potential role of organic agriculture in a global perspective. Initially, the book provides a description of global trends in agriculture followed by discussions on sustainability, globalization and the relatively new concepts of 'ecological justice' and...

Author(s)
Halberg, N.; Alrøe, H. F.; Knudsen, M. T.; Kristensen, E. S.
ISBN
2006 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9781845930783)
Type
Book
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Cover for Global supply chains, standards and the poor: how the globalization of food systems and standards affects rural development and poverty.

This book looks at the restructuring of the agri-food industry and the rise of global retail chains in developing and transition countries, focusing on the implications of these changes for the poor. Part I (chapters 2-7) (i) identifies global changes in food standards and supply chains, (ii)...

Author(s)
Swinnen, J. F. M.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931858)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for Globalization and the least developed countries: potentials and pitfalls.

This book evaluates the policies of least developed countries (LDCs) and the decisions that they now face against the backdrop of the changes in the structure of the global economy and in the globalization process itself. It analyses possible scenarios and alternative trade and growth policies that ...

Author(s)
Bigman, D.
ISBN
2007 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845933081)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for Intellectual property rights and food security.

This book examines the contribution which intellectual property rights can make in the struggle for food security in developing countries. The book consists of 11 chapters. Chapter 1 locates intellectual property rights within the armoury of food security policies. Chapter 2 deals with definitional ...

Author(s)
Blakeney, M.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935603)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for Gender and rural globalization: international perspectives on gender and rural development.

This book explores how rural gender relations are changing in a globalizing world. It integrates experiences across the globe through the discussion of four key themes in rural gender research: agriculture, international development, gender identities and mobility. The first section (chapters 2-6)...

Author(s)
Bock, B. B.; Shortall, S.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646251)
Type
Book

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