eTekkatho

eTekkatho logo - Myanmar language version

Educational resources for the Myanmar academic community

You are here: HomeSouth East Asia and related country studies › China › Results 76100 of 288

Sort by:

  • A–Z
  1. Title

    China's grain production under bottom-up and top-down patterns of agricultural reforms: a typical case study in Anhui Province

    Description
    This article examines grain production in China's Anhui Province during two periods of agricultural reforms, the bottom-up reforms in the early 1980s, and the top-down reforms after China's entry into the World Trade Organization (WTO). This article was published in the Journal of Geography and Geology Vol. 4, No. 2; June 2012.
    Author
    Wei Shui; Gregory Veeck
    Publisher
    Canadian Center of Science and Education
    http://ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/jgg/article/view/17235
  2. Title

    China's integration with the world: development as a process of learning and industrial upgrading

    Description
    This paper examines the lessons learnt from China's reform and opening up process. It identifies several challenges to this economic growth and draws some valuable lessons for developing countries. It begins by briefly describing Chinese economic history, explaining the reasons for its previously closed nature. It then goes on to analyse the reasons for its success post-reform in detail. This report was published by the World Bank in 2008.
    Author
    Justin Yifu Lin; Yan Wang
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/6336
  3. Title

    China's move towards a low carbon economy

    Description
    This article discusses the issues and challenges involved in China's transition to a low carbon economy. It was published in Development Outreach, a journal managed by the World Bank Institute, in April 2008.
    Author
    ku Xuedu; Zhuan Guiyang; Pan Jiahua
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/4528
  4. Title

    China: accelerating household access to clean cooking and heating

    Description
    This report is part of the East Asia and Pacific Clean Stove Initiative Series of papers, a result of a collaboration between the World Bank and the Chinese government. The report describes the steps taken by the Chinese government to improve household cooking and heating conditions. This report provides a literature review of current knowledge on the subject and proposes a way forward for achieving universal access to clean cooking and heating solutions. This report was published by The World Bank in 2013.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/16662
  5. Title

    China: an evaluation of World Bank assistance

    Description
    This book evaluates the relevance and effectiveness of World Bank assistance to China since the early 1990s. It covers: the evolution of The World Bank assistance strategy; progress on development objectives; programme administration and cross-cutting issues; evaluation of the Bank's assistance; and, lessons learned. Appendices provide background papers on analytical and advisory services, agriculture, decentralisation, energy, finance, poverty, water, transport and health. This report, no.32332, was published by The World Bank in 2005.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/7327
  6. Title

    China: Biomass cogeneration development project: fuel supply handbook for biomass-fired power projects

    Description
    This document was prepared to help identify means for addressing fuel supply problems faced by biomass projects. It was prepared primarily for the situation in China but also has applications in other developing countries where fuel supply problems have the potential to delay or derail biomass projects. It covers the issues to consider when planning and preparing an investment in a biomass power plant. Topics covered include: biomass as a source of energy; a biomass resource assessment; biomass supply from straw; biomass supply from forestry residues; and, managing the biomass fuel supply. Experience from Scandinavian countries in large-scale energy production from forestry residues is also included. This document, no.56433, was published by The World Bank in May 2010.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/2897
  7. Title

    China: Country profile: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A country profile of China, discussing topics such as geography, climate, population, economy, agriculture, water resources and water use, irrigation and drainage development, and water management. Relevant information sources are provided. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/countries_regions/CHN/index.stm
  8. Title

    China: country water resources assistance strategy

    Description
    This report discusses the water resources management situation in China, where lack of water resources is having a detrimental effect on the economic and social development of the country. It describes China's water resource management challenges and goes on to discuss the activities that the World Bank is supporting to improve the situation. This report was published by the World Bank in 2002.
    Author
    The World Bank Group
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/15526
  9. Title

    China: Fact sheet: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A fact sheet about China, containing information about land and population, water resources, water withdrawal and water managed areas. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  10. Title

    China: international experience in policy and regulatory frameworks for brownfield site management

    Description
    This discussion paper presents a review of the policies, regulations, and standards for brownfield site management in the USA, Canada, EU, several EU member countries (UK, the Netherlands, and Germany), Japan, and other countries or regions, with the aim of helping China to develop its own approach to brownfield remediation and redevelopment. The document, no. 57890, was published by The World Bank in September 2010.
    Author
    Yuyang Gong
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/2927
  11. Title

    China: Map: AQUASTAT

    Description
    This map of China forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/countries_regions/CHN/china.pdf
  12. Title

    China: meeting the challenges of offshore and large-scale wind power: strategic guidance

    Description
    International experience in offshore wind power development was examined in order to identify lessons learned and to develop implementation guidance for large-scale onshore, intertidal, and offshore wind farm development in China. This is the second of two publications arising from the study; the first, entitled 'Regulatory review of offshore wind in five European Countries' is also catalogued in the e-library. This document, no.54746, was published by The World Bank in 2010.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/2861
  13. Title

    China: Sub-national irrigation: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A description of irrigation areas in China, with a general overview, references where applicable, and a list of the irrigated areas, including size in hectares. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    http://www.fao.org/nr/water/aquastat/irrigationmap/chn/index.stm
  14. Title

    China: Water resource sheet: AQUASTAT

    Description
    A fact sheet providing information about renewable water resources in China, broken down by internal and external renewable water resources, and a summary total. The resource forms part of the AQUASTAT global information system on water and agriculture, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  15. Title

    Citrus production, consumption and trade in China since the 1990s: development and outlook

    Description
    This paper describes the changes in citrus production, consumption, market conditions, price and trade in China in the 1990s and examines future development trends.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/meeting/006/y8545e/y8545e00.htm
  16. Title

    Clean Stove Initiative Forum Proceedings, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, March 18, 2013

    Description
    This report introduces the work of the East Asia and Pacific (EAP) Clean Stove Initiative (CSI), which focuses on promoting access to modern cooking and heating solutions in the region. The report provides findings from CSI activities in Indonesia, Laos, China and Mongolia and makes suggestions for changes to government policy in order to encourage the use of cleaner cooking and heating stoves.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/16663
  17. Title

    Climate change adaptation in fisheries and aquaculture: compilation of initial examples

    Description
    This report provides an overview of the potential impacts of climate change adaptation activities on aquatic and marine ecosystems and associated livelihoods, considering mitigation and adaptation approaches, costs of adaptation and the potential effects of adaptation. It presents examples of adaptation activity in the Bay of Bengal, South China Sea, Gulf of Thailand and Indian Ocean Islands countries. This report was published by the FAO in 2014.
    Author
    Clare Shelton
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/019/i3569e/i3569e.pdf
  18. Title

    Climate change, water and agriculture in the Greater Mekong Subregion

    Description
    This report reviews the current status and trends in water management in the Greater Mekong Subregion, assesses likely impacts of climate on water resources based on historical patterns and simulated projections, examines water management strategies in the context of climate and other changes and identifies priority actions for governments and communities to improve resilience of the water sector and safeguard food production. This report was published by IWMI in 2010.
    Author
    Robyn Johnston; Guillame Lacombe; Chu Thai Hoanh; Andrew Noble; Paul Pavelic; Vladimir Smakhtin; Diana Suhardiman; Kam Suan Pheng; Choo Poh Sze
    Publisher
    International Water Management Institute (IWMI)
    http://dx.doi.org/10.5337/2010.212
  19. Title

    Climate resilient cities: a primer on reducing vulnerabilities to disasters, City Profiles: Dongtan, China

    Description
    This report provides a guide for local governments in the East Asia region to better understand the concepts and consequences of climate change. This city profile for Dongtan in China provides a description of the city and then highlights a number of hazards and risks to the city associated with climate change. A number of disaster risk management measures are identified in order to mitigate the effects of climate change and a number of recommendations are made. This report was published by the World Bank in 2009.
    Author
    Neeraj Prasad; Federica Ranghieri; Fatima Shah; Zoe Trohanis; Earl Kessler; Ravi Sinha
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/11986
  20. Title

    Climate resilient Ningbo project: local resilience action plan, Volume 1: Final report

    Description
    This environmental analysis report examines the city of Ningbo, the Chinese pilot city for the World Bank Climate Resilient Cities (CRC) Program, which aims to better understand the concepts and consequences of climate change in urban areas and how city governments in East Asia are contributing to building sustainable, resilient communities. The four parts of this local resilience action plan examine natural hazards weather observations and climate models, how the city functions and pursues socio-economic development, the city government's actions and response to natural disasters and recommendations for each of the city's vulnerability sectors. This report was published by The World Bank in 2011.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/12823
  21. Title

    Climate resilient Ningbo project: local resilience action plan, Volume 2: Appendices

    Description
    This document contains the appendices to an environmental analysis report which examines the city of Ningbo, the Chinese pilot city for the World Bank Climate Resilient Cities (CRC) Program, which aims to better understand the concepts and consequences of climate change in urban areas and how city governments in East Asia are contributing to building sustainable, resilient communities. The four parts of the local resilience action plan examine natural hazards weather observations and climate models, how the city functions and pursues socio-economic development, the city government's actions and response to natural disasters and recommendations for each of the city's vulnerability sectors. This report was published by The World Bank in 2011.
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/12824
  22. Title

    Climate trends and impacts in China

    Description
    This paper summarizes observed and projected trends in extreme weather events (temperatures, precipitation, drought, floods, tropical cyclones and sea-level rise), present-day climate variability and future climate change and their impacts on China's different regions. This paper was published by WorldBank in 2013.
    Author
    Chris Sall
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/17558
  23. Title

    Cold water fisheries in the Trans-Himalayan countries

    Description
    This report contains papers given at the Symposium on Cold Water Fishes of the Trans-Himalayan Region, which was held on the 10-13 July 2001 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The Symposium covered the status of indigenous fish species and fisheries in the region, their importance in peoples’ livelihoods and the potential for further development. An initial collection of summary papers is followed by individual country and smaller area studies. Countries covered include Myanmar, China, Bangladesh, and India. This document, FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 431 was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2002.
    Author
    T Petr (editor); S B Swar (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/005/y3994e/y3994e00.htm
  24. Title

    Communal tenure and the governance of common property resources in Asia

    Description
    This FAO paper presents an overview of the distinctive features of communal tenure in different community-based land and natural resource management systems. Communal tenure refers to situations where groups, communities, or one or more villages have well defined, exclusive rights to jointly own and/or manage particular areas of natural resources such as land, forest and water.
    Author
    Kirsten Ewers Andersen
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/014/am658e/am658e00.pdf
  25. Title

    Community-based commercial enterprise development for the conservation of biodiversity in Mount Emei World Heritage Site, Sichuan, China: part 1

    Description
    This report presents the results of a study of users of natural resources in and around the Mount Emei World Heritage Site, Sichuan, China. The study was part of a project which aimed to identify means of developing economic incentives for the users of natural resources in and around World Heritage Sites (WHS) in order to sustainably use and manage forest biodiversity. It used a market analysis and development (MA&D) approach in order to identify participants, and to plan and create micro-enterprises. This document, Forestry Policy and Institutions Working Paper 17, was published by the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2006. This section, part 1 of 6, contains the contents list and introduction. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Ken Nicholson; Li Xiaorong; Sophie Grouwels
    Publisher
    Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/009/j9000e/J9000e00.pdf

Sort by:

  • A–Z