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The Gambia, social and environmental studies.

The Gambia, social and environmental studies.

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationv,74p. :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15000277M
ISBN 100333588010
OCLC/WorldCa30475621

The second edition of the State of the Environment Report (SOER II) and The Gambia Environmental Action Plan (GEAP) were launched Wednesday at a ceremony held at the National Environment Agency. The Gambia commits to increase the health budget to 15% of the national budget by the year The Gambia commits to increase the health budget to 15% of the national budget by the year ; and to implement its existing free maternal and child health care policy, ensuring universal coverage of high quality emergency maternal, neonatal and child health services.

Editorial - Ramifications of globalisation in all aspects of human life across the world are visible, especially on our rich traditional and cultural norms and values. Our lives and ways of living. Higher education in The Gambia is provided by the University of The Gambia, created in , which comprises four faculties and Gambia College which includes four schools: Agricultural Science, Education, Nursing and Midwifery, and Public Health.5 Table 2 provides a quantitative perspective of some selected system indicators

Last update in December A website with basic geographical information, maps, some statistics, etc."The Atlas of the Gambia project is a public education project aimed at providing authoritative data and statistics on biophysical, social, cultural and economic dimensions of life in the Gambia.". The Agricultural Development of the Gambia: An Aricultural, Environmental and Socioeconomic Analysis. Surbiton, Surrey: Ministry of Overseas Development, Land Resources Division, Social. Van der Plas eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection; Buy this book on publisher's site; Personalised recommendations.


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The Gambia social studies atlas Paperback – January 1, by Macmillan Publishers (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, "Please retry" Author: Macmillan Publishers. The Gambia Tel: (+) The book covers an area of The Gambia national History Syllabus, GCE "O" level examination of West African Examinations Council (WAEC) and that of Social and Environmental Studies for Middle Schools in The Gambia.

Buy Gambia Social & Envir Stds Tb1 by (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Paperback. the environmental and social impact assessment and the environmental and social management plan (esmp) report for the gambia agricultural value chain development project (avcdp) prepared by ambrose s.

oroda environmental expert/consultant osan.3 october i table of contents. Environmental Policy in The Gambia: The Government of The Gambia created the National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) into identify the priority needs and activities in response to climate change.

One of its priority projects was the expansion of community participation in the management of forests and protected areas. The Gambia is a signatory to the key Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) such as the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (UNCBD), and the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD).

You can find here various pages on conservation projects, environmental impact studies and reports, forest cover, natures reserves, coastal region eco-systems, land and water resources as well as protected areas and national parks of Gambia.

The Gambia is unfortunately famous now days because of Ebola, latest news reports the Gambia government has made a move to protect her citizens and visitors to the country.

In what looked like a precautionary measure, the Gambia has banned the ferrying of air passengers into the country from areas in West Africa affected by the Ebola virus. Environmental Studies is a major (that must be part of a double major) that provides a broadly integrated understanding to the social, political, and historical facets of our environmental challenges with focus on policy, law, and sociality aspect of these g: The Gambia.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Nevertheless, Gambia no longer has any intact primary forests. According to the World Resources Institute, percent of Gambia's land area is under some form of protection. The country is home to species of plants, mammals, and birds.

Suggested reading - Books. The Gambia; Lonely Planet Gambia and Senegal; The Rough Guide to The Gambia. The volume Environmental Change and African Societies contributes to current debates on global climate change from the perspectives of the social sciences and the humanities.

It charts past and present environmental change in different African settings. The Gambia, country in western Africa situated on the Atlantic coast and surrounded by the neighbouring country of Senegal.

It occupies a long narrow strip of land that surrounds the Gambia River. The land is flat and is dominated by the river, which is. Today, we look at the physical environment in The Gambia and the country’s ecosystem. According to a research by the Executive Director of Biodiversity Action Journalists The Gambia, The Gambia lies between o and o West.

The Gambia - Environment The Gambia's environmental concerns include deforestation, desertification, and water pollution. Deforestation is the most serious problem, with slash-and-burn agriculture the principal cause.

In the s, 34, hectares (84, acres) were set aside as forest parks, but by11% of these reserves had been totally. The Gambia was one of the first countries in sub-Saharan Africa to adopt a national environmental action plan (NEAP) in the early s, sponsored by the World Bank and other donor agencies, and enact environmental impact assessment (EIA) by: 3.

This book will be of great interest to students, scholars and activists interested in environmental policy, environmental justice, social and environmental movements. Table of Contents INTRODUCTION: Neoliberalism and environmental movements around the World after the financial crash: Defending the right to natureMissing: The Gambia.

STATE OF ENVIRONMENT STATISTICS IN THE GAMBIA Environmental problems and concerns An important output of the M&A strategy was the first State of the Environment Report (SOER) of The Gambia prepared by the NEA under the auspices of the World Bank.

The all sources of data, be it economic, social, or environmental in its routine work, anFile Size: 41KB. In the Gambia for example, Europeans are married by Gambian and also some make friends to an extent that a deeper relation leading to assimilation and even resettlement may occur.

This creates an environment of peace where people will not be discriminated base on the color of their skill or religion, etc because of the degree of friendship. The Gambia’s role as a host country to refugees is a result of wars in several of its neighboring West African countries.

Sincerefugees from the Casamance conflict in Senegal have replaced their pattern of flight and return with permanent settlement in The Gambia, often moving in with relatives along the Senegal-Gambia on: 16th Street NW, Washington, DC. Reviews "The second edition of Anders Hansen's Environment, Media, and Communication makes an important contribution to the growing corpus of environmental communication textbooks available for undergraduate and graduate students.

Hansen's volume provides a solid grounding in theories of media psychology, structures, and patterns of audience engagement, and is bolstered by updated case studies Missing: The Gambia.The Gambia is the smallest country on mainland Africa, with an extent of about km east to west, and less than 50 km north to south.

It is a former British colony, forming an enclave within Senegal, a former French colony. The Gambia is one of the most densely populated countries in. The following are the subjects for The Gambia Basic Education Certificate Examination.

The core subjects include: English Language, Mathematics, Science, Social and Environmental Studies The general subjects (Select at least one) also include Arabic, French, Islamic Religious Studies, Christian Religious Education, Agricultural Science.