Thailand S Sustainable Development Sourcebook

Author: Nicholas Grossman
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ISBN: 9789814610629
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When Thailand's Sustainable Development Sourcbook was released, it quickly became a bestseller in Thailand's bookstores, and gained international recognition for honestly showcasing one country's involvement in what many believe is the most important movement of recent times: The quest for sustainable development. Covering key challenges, ongoing efforts and potential solutions, Thailand's Sustainable Development Sourcebook offers an incredible array of information, ideas and inspiration through more than 60 articles on the subject, written by experts in the field. This updated version contains numerous new articles and photographs, updated statistics and graphics, newly released findings on climate change, and also examines Thailand's efforts to address the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. New profiles of pioneers are included and all information is updated. As the quest for sustainable development is ongoing, this illustrated and highly readable book remains a wonderful place to start in order to understand the key concepts of sustainable development. It uniquely defines the issues at stake by profiling the key environmental, economic, social and cultural challenges faced by Thailand. In the final and largest section of the book, there is a showcase of the ideas, individual pioneers, grassroots and community programs, international partnerships and private sector initiatives that are paving the way for sustainable development.
Thailand's Sustainable Development Sourcebook
Language: en
Pages: 431
Authors: Nicholas Grossman
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher:

When Thailand's Sustainable Development Sourcbook was released, it quickly became a bestseller in Thailand's bookstores, and gained international recognition for honestly showcasing one country's involvement in what many believe is the most important movement of recent times: The quest for sustainable development. Covering key challenges, ongoing efforts and potential solutions,
Thailand's Sustainable Development Sourcebook
Language: en
Pages: 460
Authors: Nicholas Grossman
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05 - Publisher: Didier Millet,Csi

When Thailand's Sustainable Development Sourcbook was released, it quickly became a bestseller in Thailand's bookstores, and gained international recognition for honestly showcasing one country's involvement in what many believe is the most important movement of recent times: The quest for sustainable development. Covering key challenges, ongoing efforts and potential solutions,
Sustainable Development Goals in the Asian Context
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Jan Servaes
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-04 - Publisher: Springer

This book presents research that focuses on Sustainable Development in Asia. Chapters are extended works of papers presented at Communication/Culture and The Sustainable Development Goals (CCSDG): Challenges for a New Generation, an international conference held in Chiang Mai University in December 2015. The chapters address assessments of Millennium Development Goals
Culture and Communication in Thailand
Language: en
Pages: 141
Authors: Patchanee Malikhao
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-02 - Publisher: Springer

This book features research papers that examine a host of contemporary issues in Thailand. Coverage includes culture, gender violence, tourism, human trafficking, environmental and ecological issues, sustainability and the sufficiency economy, the (mis)handling of elephants, and more. It features a sociological and anthropological perspective with a dash of communication for
Policy Innovations for Transformative Change
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: United Nations Research Institute for Social Development
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-16 - Publisher: United Nations

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals are a global commitment to “transforming our world” and eradicating poverty in all its forms everywhere. The challenge now is to put this vision into action. Policy Innovations for Transformative Change, the UNRISD 2016 Flagship Report, helps unpack the