Courses Catalogue

Conservation And Sustainable Development

COURSE CODE: ENV2102
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Environmental Management, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Natural and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings

READING MATERIALS / LIST

 

1.      Sayer, J. and Campbell, B., The Science of Sustainable Development : Local Livelihoods and the Global Environment (Biological Conservation, Restoration & Sustainability), Cambridge University Press, London, 2003.

2.      Kirkby, J., O‟Keefe, P. and Timberlake, Sustainable Development, Earthscan Publication, London, 1993.

3.      MoEF (2012), “ Sustainable Development in India –stocktaking in the Run up to Rio plus 20”, Ministry of environment and forests, Government of India, New Delhi.

4.      United Nations. 2001. Indicators of Sustainable Development: Guidelines and Methodologies. New York: United Nations.

5.      UNEP, 2011, Towards a Green Economy: Pathways to Sustainable Development and Poverty Eradication, www.unep.org/greeneconomy,

6.      World Bank (2012), “Inclusive Green Growth – The pathway to Sustainable development, World Bank- Washington DC

  1. Bruce Mitchell 2002. Resource and Environmental Management (2nd ed.).Pearson Education Ltd.
  2. Enger and Smith 2006. Environmental science: a study of    interrelationships 10thed.        McGraw-Hill companies inc. New        York.
  3. Mitchell Bruce (2002). Resource and Environmental Management. (2nd      ed). Pearson Education Limited, Singapore.
  4. Michael Keating, (1992), "The Earth Summit's Agenda for Change" the     Earth Summit Times, September 1992, published by the Centre      for Our Common Future, 52, rue des Paquis, 1201 Geneva,             Switzerland.
  5. Munasinghe M and Walter Shearer 1995. Defining and Measuring Sustainability. The             biogeochemical foundations, World Bank.
  6. PEAP, 2004/5-2007/8. Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Kampala