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Scientific and Technological Co-operation with Developing Countries

FINAL REPORT
January 1996 - June 1998


GAIA   (INCO 950809)

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ANNEX 1: GAIA Case Studies

Total information content, text and imagery, of the GAIA web site currently is 435MB, distributed over more than 2100 HTML files and about 200 GIF images, a large part of which are the HTML pages of the GAIA case studies ( http://www.ess.co.at/GAIA/CASES/cases.html).

Since printing all case studies in detail would by far exceed the scope (and volume) of this report only a representative overview is listed here:

1. GAIA Case Studies - Overview (1 page)

2. Case Study Framework Guidelines (6 pages)

3. Argentina, Buenos Aires: Communicable Diseases in Urban Centers - Overview (1 page)

3.1 Case Study Report - Three Lessons (1 page)

3.2 First Lesson (2 pages)

3.3 Second Lesson (2 pages)

3.4 Third Lesson (2 pages)

4. Argentina, Buenos Aires: Urban Air Pollution - Case Study Report
(2 pages)

4.1 Air Quality Slide Show (1 page)

4.2 Argentina's Indicators (1 page)

5. Mexico, Mexico City: Urban Air Pollution - Overview (1 page)

5.1 Case Study Report (1 page)

5.2 Mexico City Main Characteristics (6 pages)

5.3 Air Pollution (7 pages)

5.4 Air Pollution Model (1 page)

6. China, Guilin: Sustainable Urban Development - Overview (1 page)

6.1 Case Study Report (22 pages)

6.2 Slide Show - Example (1 page)

7. Thailand, Nepal: Deforestation and Land Degradation in SE-Asia - Overview (2 pages)

7.1 Case Study Report (16 pages)

7.2 Case "Hot Spot" Areas in Northern Thailand (7 pages)

8. Venezuela: Deforestation and the Politics of Land Ownership - Overview (2 pages)

8.1 Case Study Report - Front Page (1 page)

8.2 Table of Contents (5 pages)

8.3 Case Study Summary (5 pages)

8.4 Forest Cover Map (1 page)

9. Zimbabwe: Landuse in Dry Tropical Savannas - Overview (2 pages)

9.1 Case Study Report - Setting (1 page)

9.2 Geographical location and features (1 page)

9.3 Natural Resources and Environment (1 page)

9.4 Communications (1 page)

9.5 Policy and Institutional Framework (3 pages)

9.6 Scenarios for Sustainable Development (5 pages)

9.7 Cattle Production in Communal Areas (2 pages)

9.8 Communal Conservancy (2 pages)

10. Egypt: Coastal Zone Development and Climate Change - Overview
(1 page)

10.1 Case Study Report (10 pages)

11. India: Sustainable Urban Development - Overview (2 pages)

11.1 Calcutta - Case Study Overview (2 pages)

11.2 Calcutta - Case Study Report (8 pages)

11.3 Calcutta - Problems associated with Development (5 pages)

11.4 New Delhi - Case Study Overview (2 pages)

11.5 New Delhi - Case Study Report (4 pages)

11.6 New Delhi - Air Pollution Report (7 pages)


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