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In Small Island Developing States (SIDS), the questions of coastal erosion and sea defence structures raise specific issues that this paper will discuss in light of the analysis of the situations in Seychelles and Mauritius. These questions relate back to the role of post-colonial development...

Author(s)
Duvat, V.
Publisher
WIT Press, Southampton, UK
Citation
Coastal processes, 2009, pp 162
Abstract

Small island developing states (SIDS) in the Caribbean have long specialized in primary commodity exports, and traditional export sectors continue to be a major source of employment. The challenge of sustainable development for the Caribbean SIDS has two dimensions. The first is to adjust to the...

Author(s)
Pantin, D. A.
Citation
Natural Resources Forum, 1999, 23, 3, pp 221-233
Abstract

The vulnerability of tourism-dependent communities, coastal tourism facilities, and beaches to climate change demands the use of measures that can urgently minimise vulnerability and in the long term achieve sustainable development. This paper makes policy recommendations to address climate change...

Author(s)
Mycoo, M.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Natural Resources Forum, 2014, 38, 1, pp 47-57
Abstract

The conference on "Demographic Change and its Impact on large-scale Conservation Areas in Germany" took place from September 30th to October 2nd 2014 at the International Academy for Nature Conservation on Vilm - a small island in the Baltic Sea next to Rugen. The following topics were addressed:...

Author(s)
Düsterhaus, B.; Niclas, G.
Publisher
Bundesamt für Naturschutz (German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation), Bonn, Germany
Citation
BfN - Skripten (Bundesamt für Naturschutz), 2016, No.429, pp 147 pp.
Abstract

The need better understand the linkages and interdependencies of socio-economic and coastal environmental dynamics has taken on a more deliberate role in the development and assessment of Integrated Coastal Management on Batudaka islands. The DPSIR (drivers-pressures-states-impacts-responses)...

Author(s)
Sulistiawati, D.; Adrianto, L.; Muchsin, I.; Masyahoro, A.
Publisher
Universitas Udayana, Bali, Indonesia
Citation
Bumi Lestari, 2012, 12, 2, pp 226-238
Abstract

This chapter examines the troubled history of the relations between tourism development, coastal zone environmental conservation and management, and local, small-scale agriculture in the eastern Caribbean islands. First, Caribbean tourism's problematic and increasingly destructive relationships...

Author(s)
Conway, D.
Publisher
Routledge, London, UK
Citation
Tourism in the Caribbean: trends, development, prospects, 2004, pp 187-204
Abstract

Escalating development of tourism and petroleum industries in small islands such as Lavan-Iran requires sound solid waste management. In the present investigation, three scenarios which consist of the combination of landfill, recycling, incineration and composting and their environmental impacts...

Author(s)
Fallah, F. S.; Vahidi, H.; Pazoki, M.; Akhavan-Limudehi, F.; Aslemand, A. R.; Zafarghandi, R. S.
Publisher
Graduate Faculty of Environment, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research, 2013, 7, 1, pp 155-164
Abstract

The role of economic analysis in guiding the sustainable development of estuarine and coastal ecosystems is investigated based on a comprehensive review of the literature on the valuation of the recreation, cultural and aesthetic services. The implications of the findings for the sustainable...

Author(s)
Ghermandi, A.; Nunes, P. A. L. D.; Portela, R.; Rao, N.; Teelucksingh, S. S.
Publisher
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), Milano, Italy
Citation
Nota di Lavoro - Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), 2009, No.121.2009, pp 61 pp.
Abstract

Beach erosion presents a hazard to coastal tourism facilities, which provide the main economic thrust for most Caribbean small islands (CSIs). Ad hoc approaches to addressing this problem have given way to the integrated coastal zone management (ICZM) approach, which recommends data collection,...

Author(s)
Daniel, E. B.; Abkowitz, M. D.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Coastal Management, 2003, 31, 3, pp 255-275

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