6 edition of Critical Energy Issues in Asia and the Pacific Region (Westview Special Study) found in the catalog.
by Westview Press
Written in English
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Get this from a library! International resource politics in the Asia-Pacific: the political economy of conflict and cooperation. [Jeffrey D Wilson] -- Resource security is a new battleground in the international politics of the Asia-Pacific. With demand for minerals and energy surging, disputes are emerging over access and control of scarce natural. APJEL publishes original articles, case notes, comments, country reports and book reviews. It provides in-depth and critical insights on environmental law that have relevance to those with an interest in the articulation and implementation of legal responses to environmental and developmental challenges in the Asia Pacific region.
As economic trends shift across the Asia-Pacific region, CSIS programs closely monitor the political and security repercussions, especially as they pertain to U.S. foreign policy. CSIS experts provide professional analysis on regional and state-specific trends in international trade, governance, competitiveness, policy, and development. Our programs leading the . I. Current Situation and Future Perspective. Characteristics of the Asia-Pacific region. As defined by the scope of the ECO ASIA Project, the Asia-Pacific region is of vast proportions, stretching northward to Mongolia, southward to New Zealand, eastward to the island states of Oceania, and westward to Pakistan.
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Get this from a library. CRITICAL ENERGY ISSUES IN ASIA AND THE PACIFIC: the next twenty years. [T A Siddiqi] -- This book is the outgrowth of various research programs carried out within the Energy Project of the Resource Systems Institute of the East-West Center. It provides an understanding of some of the.
Confronting the critical energy issues that face both the developing and the industrial nations of Asia and the Pacific, the authors of this book discuss the changing political and economic situations in the region and the various implications of those by: 2.
Although specifically focusing on major educational innovations for development in the Asia-Pacific region, the Series is directed at an international audience. The Series Education in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Concerns and Prospects, and the Handbook of Educational Research in the Asia-Pacific Region, are both publications of the Asia.
Energy demand is projected to almost double in the Asia and Pacific region by There is an urgent need for innovative ways to generate power in a socially, economically, and environmentally sustainable manner.
Compounding the problem is widespread energy poverty across Asia, with almost a billion people still without access to electricity. summarizes the four environmental dimensions of energy security in Asia and the Pacific discussed in this chapter: climate change, air pollution, water availability and quality, and land-use change.
Table 1: Environmental Dimensions of Energy Security in Asia and the PacificCited by: 8. One excellent tool for public education is the ISEAS energy book with its wealth of information and which covers a wide range of energy issues.
I appreciate ISEAS' good work done via the energy seminars and books, and I commend this book as an important read on energy issues." - Robert A. Hefner III, Founder, The GHK Company. "The issues of Cited by: 2. The AsiaPacific Issues are published by the East-West eight-page papers in the AsiaPacific Issues series illuminate issues of broad interest or significant impact.
Written without jargon that would exclude nonspecialists, they report on the environment, international relations, domestic politics, human rights, population and health, economics, trade, and other areas of.
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This project is not currently research at the East-West Center focused on a range of energy policy issues in the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and other regions, with special emphasis on oil and natural gas.
The geographic focus was on major energy producers and consumers in Asia, as well as the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies. Critical Questions for Regional Issues. Janu In Critical Questions CSIS's world class experts give their take on what they see as the most pressing challenges facing the world in Transitions in U.S.
defense policy, regional flashpoints, and global-scale issues are likely to dominate what will be another year of international. Energy security in the Asia-Pacific remains a complex and multifaceted challenge, with three main issues mandating coordinated action: (1) reducing dependence on fossil fuels and/or securing an adequate alternative supply to meet rising demand; (2) addressing the environmental impact of the region’s energy use, as seen by the environmental Cited by: The studies in this volume investigate how multilingual education involves a critical engagement with questions of identity and culture, and a movement towards new ways of being and belonging.
It addresses previously under-explored issues, in. Michael Auslin identifies the critical factors that will determine whether the future for free and open societies across the Indo-Pacific region remains bright or a darker future emerges in which autocratic and closed systems are ascendant.
All who have a stake in that future should read and discuss Asia's New Geopolitics.". Asia-Pacific region has become a centrifugal point of competition between the United States and China; it is the world’s economic and geopolitical center of gravity.
This region is prone to nuclear and conventional threats posed by North Korea, which makes it vulnerable and on the other hand, other states in the region from Japan to India are. Summary for Asia and the Pacific Region On the Eve of Rio+20 Management of Water & Chemicals identified as Priority Issues Asia and the Pacific is the fastest growing economic region in the world, yet unsustainable growth, Coal constitutes more than 20 per cent of overall energy use in the majority of Asia-Pacific economies.
This chapter provides a critical overview of extant literature on energy politics in the Asia-Pacific region and proposes a future research agenda for the field. It argues that traditional, security-centric analyses of energy issues in Asia have been complemented in recent years by a small but growing body of literature that addresses environmental and social aspects of : Mirza Sadaqat Huda, Saleem H.
Ali. In evaluating the idea of 'Asia Pacific,' the book shifts our focus from abstract relationships between capital and commodities to the human interactions that have played a formative part in the region's constitution. The contributors agree that it is these interactions that constitute the region, rather than the physical boundaries of the Pacific.5/5(1).
Regional Integration in the Asia Pacific The Asia Pacific region, with its dynamic economy and rich cultural diversity, is growing rapidly in significance and is set to play a critical and important role in the world as the 21st century unfolds.
was a challenging year for development in Asia-Pacific, and will likely follow the same trend. We pick 5 development issues in the region to look out for this : Lean Alfred Santos. SMEs IN ASIA AND THE PACIFIC Asia and the Pacific is a region of contrasts. The region as a whole has achieved unprecedented growth and development in recent decades.
The general picture, however, hides a great diversity of economies, development experiences, and. Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development III, Energy Infrastructure Policies and Issues [Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development III, Energy Infrastructure Policies and Issues.The Asia-Pacific plays a critical role in today’s global energy markets. The pan-region (generally considered to consist of East Asia, Southeast Asia, Australasia and the Pacific Coast of the Americas) is home to both the world’s largest energy consumers and .The Asia-Pacific Push for Sustainable Energy for All.
The size and dynamism of the Asia-Pacific region means that not only will our economies continue to be the engine of global economic growth, but also that our regional approach to development will increasingly influence the post global development agenda.