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Great Lakes region - Publications
Publications relevant for environmental security in the Great Lakes region
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The Biodiversity of the Albertine Rift
The article, "The biodiversity of the Albertine Rift," published in a special edition of Biological Conservation (Volume 134, Issue 2, January 2007, Pages 178-194) on Conservation in Areas of High Population Density in Sub-Saharan Africa, gives a...
The Mineral Industry of Congo (Kinshasa)
This paper gives an overview of the mineral industry in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It reports on government policies, production and trade, the structure of the mineral industry and infrastructural developments. The paper also reviews the...
The Need for Conflict-sensitive Land Policy and Land Governance in Africa
Issues and disputes related to land are often at the root of violent conflict in Africa. Land issues therefore need to be addressed in a comprehensive way that maximises the productive capacity of people and natural resources, while also minimising...
The Virunga Volcanoes and the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park: cooperation in the management of shared natural resources and the concept of Transboundary Protected Areas
This case study explores whether and how public international law could contribute to a more effective protection of the natural habitat of the mountain...