By World Bank
Land is the integrating element of all livelihoods counting on farm, woodland, rangeland, or water (rivers, lakes, coastal marine) habitats. as a result of various political, social, and monetary elements, the heavy use of usual assets to provide a quickly growing to be worldwide inhabitants and financial system has led to the unintentional mismanagement and degradation of land and ecosystems. 'Sustainable Land administration' offers strategic concentration to the implementation of sustainable land administration (SLM) parts of the realm Bank's improvement options. SLM is a knowledge-based method that integrates land, water, biodiversity, and environmental administration to fulfill emerging nutrients and fiber calls for whereas maintaining livelihoods and the surroundings. This booklet, aimed toward coverage makers, venture managers, and improvement association, articulates priorities for funding in SLM and ordinary source administration and identifies the coverage, institutional, and incentive reform ideas that would speed up the adoption of SLM productiveness advancements and pro-poor development.
By Ngiste Abebe, Mary Trina Bolton, Maggie Pavelka, Morgan Pierstorff
In 2012, over 4 billion humans tuned in to observe the London summer season Olympics. because the unmarried biggest mega-event on this planet, the Olympics has the ability to captivate the worldwide mind's eye. lengthy ahead of athletes vie for a gold medal, although, festival among towns desirous to host the video games kicks off with a rigorous bid approach. The long and dear pastime to host the Olympics is as high-stakes as any wearing occasion. instead of encouraging towns to chorus from bidding, Bidding for improvement takes a coverage process that demanding situations stakeholders to bid responsibly and strategically in pursuit of concrete outcomes.
Every bid urban has the aptitude to speed up long term transportation improvement via a strategic and strong making plans method. This ebook concentrates at the phenomenon of repeat Olympic bids and the possibilities which could come from bidding, relatively for these towns that by no means win the video games. during this context, Bidding for Development explores the intersection among transportation infrastructure improvement, the Olympic bid strategy, and the ensuing legacies skilled by means of bid losers. The findings handle the crucial query: how can partaking within the Olympic bid technique speed up transportation improvement whatever the bid result?
In reaction, this e-book offers a Bid Framework outlining how and whilst towns could use the bid to unite assets, align transportation priorities, and empower leaders to accomplish city improvement goals in education for the Olympic bid. The Bid Framework is then utilized to 2 case stories, Manchester and Istanbul, to envision every one bid loser's effectiveness in utilizing the bid approach to catalyze transportation improvement. at the same time, the e-book takes into account how the overseas Olympic Committee’s evolving bid laws and requisites relate to city improvement and confident social legacy. Bidding for Development offers actionable ideas for all Olympic stakeholders to enhance the worth of the bid approach and transportation merits past the Games.
By John Talamo, Mark Warda
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By John Bolch
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By Helmut Koziol, Vanessa Wilcox
With the turning out to be literature near to punitive damages, the consensus is that it kind of feels precious or even essential to speak about, completely and on a comparative foundation, the character, position and suitability of such damages in tort legislation and personal legislation commonly. This ebook includes stories from chosen jurisdictions that explicitly let the award of punitive damages in addition to from jurisdictions which purport (sometimes emphatically) to disclaim their lifestyles (although a bunch covertly include such damages into the framework in their tort systems). It merits from an fiscal research of punitive damages, a record from a personal foreign legislations point of view, one on their insurability and one on annoyed damages. The book’s comparative record and end seriously evaluates the fabric within the above stories and advances a radical research of the character of punitive damages, the instances for and opposed to them, and their suitability within the box of tort legislations. replacement treatments in inner most and felony legislations also are thought of. The ebook will attract scholars, teachers, practitioners, judges, coverage makers and people within the coverage undefined.
By Stephen Bainbridge
As of the tip of 2006, small companies, which have been as soon as exempt, now need to conform to Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX). below Sarbanes-Oxley, they are going to now be uncovered to audits, experiences and should need to make their earnings, losses, and repayment programs public. "The entire consultant to Sarbanes-Oxley" will resolution the next questions: How do businesses agree to SOX? How does SOX impact kinfolk in the company? may still a public corporation move inner most to prevent SOX? "The entire consultant to Sarbanes-Oxley" is a nontechnical, "plain English" consultant for the managers and administrators of the 13,000 publicly held businesses now topic to SOX. No company proprietor will be with out it!
By Lisa Strelein
Discussion approximately Land Justice presents a fantastic figuring out for readers of the most important concerns round local identify from the minds of major thinkers, commentators and senior jurists. It consolidates 16 papers provided to the nationwide local name convention because the ancient Mabo judgment.