Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Academic Publishing | Academic books, ebooks, reference books and textbooks | Cambridge University Press
Academic Publishing | Academic books, ebooks, reference books and textbooks | Cambridge University Press: Academic publishing from Cambridge University Press, including: research monographs, reference books, textbooks, books for professionals, and paperbacks aimed at graduate students.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Extractive Industries: New initiatives recognize that resource wealth can provide a means, when properly used, for poorer nations to decisively break with poverty by diversifying economies and funding development spending. Extractive Industries: The Management of Resources as a Driver of Sustainable Development explores the challenges and opportunities facing developing countries in using oil, gas, and mining to achieve inclusive change.
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
SDGs, Foreign Ministries and the Art of Partnering with the Private Sector: Government policies supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and sustainability criteria, as well as commercial goals, aim at an enabling multi‐actor environment. However, they do not prevent friction, lack of mutual understanding and cultural clashes with the private sector. We argue that this relational issue is a considerable and relatively neglected concern, albeit readily recognized by practitioners, and is potentially obstructing the achievement of the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda and the SDGs. It also deserves more scholarly attention.