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  1. Title

    Environment: treading lightly on the Earth: LearningSpace: Open University

    Description
    This introductory module examines greenhouse gas emissions such as carbon dioxide, action that can be taken to reduce emissions and how to determine a carbon footprint. The module is expected to take fifteen hours to complete and is provided by the UK Open University as part of its LearningSpace, a collection of over 800 free online courses (as at July 2016).
    Publisher
    Open University
    http://www.open.edu/openlearn/nature-environment/the-environment/environmental-studies/environment-treading-lightly-on-the-earth/content-section-0
  2. Title

    Environmental performance rating and disclosure: an empirical investigation of China's Green Watch program

    Description
    This report assesses the impact of the Chinese environmental performance rating and disclosure program, Green Watch, as an alternative or complementary approach to conventional pollution regulation by examining pollution emissions data from rated and unrated firms before and after implementation of the program. This report was published by The World Bank in 2010.
    Author
    Yanhong Jin; Hua Wang; David Wheeler
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/3904
  3. Title

    Exploring linkages between national and corporate/facility greenhouse gas inventories

    Description
    This paper highlights the major differences between national and corporate/facility greenhouse gas inventories and explores potential inventory systems linkages to support the efficient use of country resources.
    Author
    Neelam Singh; Thomas Damassa; Soffia Alarcon-Diaz; Mary Sotos
    Publisher
    World Resources Institute (WRI)
    http://www.wri.org/sites/default/files/wri_ghg_inventories_final.pdf
  4. Title

    Facilitating trade through competitive, low-carbon transport: the case for Vietnam's inland and coastal waterways

    Description
    This report identifies institutional, regulatory and infrastructure issues that reduce inland and coastal waterway transport efficiency in Vietnam, analyses the underlying causes of these issues and evaluates and proposes policy- and infrastructure-based interventions to address them. This report was published by WorldBank in 2014.
    Author
    Luis C. Blancas; M. Baher El-Hifnawi
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/16321
  5. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Contents

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains the foreword and table of contents of this report.
    Author
    Rohana P. Subasinghe; J. Richard Arthur; Devin M. Bartley; Sena S. De Silva; Matthias Halwart; Nathanael Hishamunda; C. V. Mohan; Patrick Sorgeloos (editors)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  6. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 1.1: Responsible use of resources for sustainable aquaculture

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which examines ways to improve the sustainability of aquaculture through better use of natural resources such as water, energy and land.
    Author
    B. A. Costa-Pierce; D. M. Bartley; M. Hasan; F. Yusoff; S. J. Kaushik; K. Rana; D. Lemos; P. Bueno; A. Yakupitiyage
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  7. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 1.2: Novel and emerging technologies: can they contribute to improving aquaculture sustianably

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which explores whether new technologies in aquaculture production can improve sustainability of the sector.
    Author
    Craig L. Browdy; Gideon Hulata; Zhanjiang Liu; Geoff L. Allan; Christina Sommerville; Thales Passos de Andrade; Rui Pereira; Charles Yarish; Muki Shpigel; Thierry Chopin; Shawn Robinson; Yoram Avnimelech; Alessandro Lovatelli
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  8. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 1.3: Aquaculture feeds: addressing the long-term sustainability of the sector

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which highlights the importance of using more sustainable, locally available feeds in the aquaculture industry.
    Author
    A. G. J. Tacon; M. R. Hasan; G. Allan; A.-F. M. El-Sayed; A. Jackson; S. J. Kaushik; W-K. Ng; V. Suresh; M. T. Viana
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  9. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 2.1: Improving aquaculture governance: what is the status and options

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which examines global aquaculture governance, including its current status and the role of governments in administration and regulation.
    Author
    Nathanael Hishamunda; Neil Ridler; Pedro Bueno; Ben Satia; Blaise Kuemlangan; David Percy; Geoff Gooley; Cecile Brugere; Sevaly Sen
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  10. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 2.2: Review on aquaculture's contribution to socio-economic development: enabling policies, legal framework and partnership for improved benefits

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which reviews the socio-economic impacts of aquaculture and discusses how institutional arrangements can facilitate positive development and mitigate negative impacts.
    Author
    Junning Cai; Curtis Jolly; Nathanael Hishamunda; Neil Ridler; Carel Ligeon; PingSun Leung
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  11. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 2.3: Investment, insurance and risk management for aquaculture development

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which identifies constraints on investment in aquaculture and makes recommendations for addressing these issues.
    Author
    Clem Tisdel; Nathanael Hishamunda; Raymon van Anrooy; Tipparat Pongthanapanich; Maroti Arjuna Upare
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  12. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 3.1: Promoting responsible use and conservation of aquatic biodiversity for sustainable aquaculture development

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which reviews the contribution of aquatic genetic resources for aquaculture to aquatic biodiversity.
    Author
    John A. H. Benzie; Thuy T. T. Nguyen; Gideon Hulata; Devin Bartley; Randall Brummett; Brian Davy; Matthias Halwart; Uthairat Na-Nakorn; Roger Pullin
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  13. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 3.2: Addressing aquaculture-fisheries interactions through the implementation of the ecosystem approach to aquaculture (EAA)

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which reviews how the ecosystem approach to aquaculture (EAA) can optimize aquaculture-fisheries interactions.
    Author
    Doris Soto; Patrick White; Tim Dempster; Sena De Silva; Alejandro Flores; Yannis Karakassis; Gunnar Knapp; Javier Martinez; Weimin Miao; Yvonne Sadovy; Eva Thorstad; Ronald Wiefels
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  14. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 3.3: Improving biosecurity: a necessity for aquaculture sustainability

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which highlights the importance of implementing biosecurity measures (such as controlling the spread of aquatic plant and animal diseases and invasive pests) to protect the future of aquaculture development.
    Author
    M. Hine; S. Adams; J. R. Arthur; D. Bartley; M. G. Bondad-Reantaso; C. Chavez; J. H. Clausen; A. Dalsgaard; T. Flegel; R. Gudding; E. Hallerman; C. Hewitt; I. Karunasagar; H. Madsen; C. V. Mohan; D. Murrell; R. Perera; P. Smith; R. Subasinghe; P. T. Phan; R. Wardle
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  15. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 4.1: Facilitating market access for producers: addressing market access requirements, evolving consumer needs, and trends in product development and distribution

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which summarises the emerging trends in production, trade and consumption in aquaculture and explores consumer attitudes and purchasing behaviours around seafood.
    Author
    Jonathan Banks; Audun Lem; James A. Young; Nobuyuki Yagi; Atle Guttormsen; John Filose; Dominique Gautier; Thomas Reardon; Roy Palmer; Ferit Rad; Jim Anderson; Nicole Franz
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  16. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 4.2: Market-based standards and certification in aquaculture

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which explores the context of market-based standards and certification in aquaculture and their implication for aquaculture development and fish trade, particularly in relation to developing countries.
    Author
    Lahsen Ababouch
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  17. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 4.3: Organic aquaculture: the future of expanding niche markets

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which explores the development of the market for seafood that has been farmed to certified organic standards.
    Author
    Mark Prein; Stefan Bergleiter; Marcus Ballauf; Deborah Brister; Matthias Halwart; Kritsada Hongrat; Jens Kahle; Tobias Lasner; Audun Lem; Omri Lev; Catherine Morrison; Ziad Shehadeh; Andreas Stamer; Alexandre A. Wainberg
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  18. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 5.1: Investing in knowledge, communications and training/extension for responsible aquaculture

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which explores knowledge production and its communication and use in national and regional aquaculture and highlights the importance of knowledge management to the sustainable development of aquaculture.
    Author
    F. Brian Davy; Doris Soto; B. Vishnu Bhat; N. R. Umesh; Gucel Yucel-Gier; Courtney A. M. Hough; Derun Yuan; Rodrigo Infante; Brett Ingram; N. T. Phoung; Simon Wilkinson; Sena S. De Silva
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  19. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 5.2: Servicing the aquaculture sector: role of state and private sectors

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which reviews the role of aquaculture services, recent changes in requirements and delivery of services and future opportunities and needs with special reference to state and private sectors.
    Author
    Michael Phillips; William Collis; Harvey Demaine; Alex Flores-Nava; Dominique Gautier; Courtney Hough; Le Thanh Luu; Zuridah Merican; P. A. Padiyar; Roy Palmer; Jharendu Pant; Tim Pickering; Paddy Secretan; N. R. Umesh
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  20. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 5.3: Progressing aquaculture through virtual technology and decision-support tools for novel management

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which explores the application of virtual technology and decision-support tools to the ecosystem approach to aquaculture.
    Author
    J. G. Ferreira; J. Aguilar-Manjarrez; C. Bacher; K. Black; S. L. Dong; J. Grant; E. Hofmann; J. Kapetsky; P. S. Leung; R. Pastres; O. Strand; C. B. Zhu
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  21. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 6.1: Protecting small-scale farmers: a reality within a globalized economy

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which highlights the value of small-scale farmers to global aquaculture production.
    Author
    Rohana Subasinghe; Imtiaz Ahmad; Laila Kassam; Santhana Krishnan; Betty Nyandat; Arun Padiyar; Michael Phillips; Melba Reantaso; Weimin Miao; Koji Yamamoto
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  22. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 6.2: Alleviating poverty through aquaculture: progress, opportunities and improvements

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which examines the relationship between aquaculture and poverty.
    Author
    David C. Little; Benoy K. Barman; Ben Belton; Malcolm C. Beveridge; Simon J. Bush; Lionel Dabaddie; Harvey Demaine; Peter Edwards; M. Mahfujul Haque; Ghulam Kibria; Ernesto Morales; Frances J. Murray; William A. Leschen; M. C. Nandeesha; Fatuchri Sukadi
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  23. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 6.3: Sustaining aquaculture by developing human capacity and enhancing opportunities for women

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which highlights the importance of development of human capacity and gender to sustainable aquaculture.
    Author
    M. J. Williams; R. Agbayani; R. Bhujel; M. G. Bondad-Reantaso; C. Brugere; P. S. Choo; J. Dhont; A. Galmiche-Tejeda; K. Ghulam; K. Kusakabe; D. Little; M. C. Nandeesha; P. Sorgeloos; N. Weeratunge; S. Williams; P. Xu
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  24. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Expert panel review 6.4: Supporting farmer innovations, recognizing indigenous knowledge and disseminating success stories

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains an expert panel review which assesses the concept of farmer innovation and how these innovations have contributed and can contribute to food security, poverty alleviation and sustainability.
    Author
    Mudnakudu C. Nandeesha; Matthias Halwart; Ruth Garcia Gomez; Carlos Alfonso Alvarez; Tunde Atanda; Ram Bhujel; R. Bosma; N. A. Giri; Christine M. Hahn; David Little; Pedro Luna; Gabriel Marquez; R. Ramakrishna; Melba Reantaso; N. R. Umesh; Humberto Villareal; Mwanja Wilson; Derun Yuan
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html
  25. Title

    Farming the waters for people and food, Invited guest lecture 1: Is feeding fish with fish a viable practice

    Description
    This report (in 26 parts) contains the papers presented at the Global Conference on Aquaculture 2010 which provide technical information on how aquaculture could be mobilized to alleviate global poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in the coming decades. This part contains the first invited guest lecture which discusses the viability of using fish as feed for aquaculture.
    Author
    Ulf N. Wijkstrom
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO); Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA)
    http://www.fao.org/3/a-i2734e/index.html

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