TITLE

Environmental Change and Security Project

AUTHOR(S)
Dooley, Erin E.
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Environmental Health Perspectives;Sep2002, Vol. 110 Issue 9, pA513
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the Environmental Change and Security Project (ECSP) of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C. Goal of the agency on neutral forum provisions for stakeholders; Formation of the China Environment Forum by the ECSP; Aim of the China Environment Forum.
ACCESSION #
7548741

 

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