Published June 1985
by United Nations Pubns .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||41|
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Environmental refugees by Jodi L. Jacobson, , Worldwatch Institute edition, in EnglishCited by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Credits: At foot of title: United Nations Environment Programme. Description: ii, 41 pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. This book proves it. John Passacantando. former Executive Director, Greenpeace USA. In Conservation Refugees, Mark Dowie quotes delegates to the Fifth World Parks Conference: 'We were . The literature on environmental refugees is steadily growing and the very definition of who qualifies as an environmental refugee has undergone great changes. The evolving nature of the definition and its increasing complexity is reviewed; the result being that environmental refugees Cited by: