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Saturday, 19 March 2016 10:26

The Greater Tumen Initiative (GTI)

The Greater Tumen Initiative (GTI) (originally known as the Tumen River Area Development Programme) is an intergovernmental cooperation mechanism among four countries: China, Mongolia, Republic of Korea and Russian Federation, supported by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).Committing to the vision of building a great partnership for common prosperity between neighbours,...
Published in Tumen
Monday, 08 February 2016 14:43

Planning the Bothnian sea

In all parts of the world the sea is a source of life, of energy, of food, of commerce, of fun. Its water, wind, and waves are all in demand – as a playground for pleasure-seekers and nature-lovers, as a highway for international commerce, as a home for unique communities of wildlife and people. All this is also true for the Bothnian Sea, a part of the northern European Baltic Sea between Finland and Sweden.
Published in Gulf of Bothnia

The Lower Zambezi-Mana Pools transfrontier conservation area between Zambia and Zimbabwe measures 17 745km2 and lies in the Zambezi Valley, which since the dawn of time has been used by wildlife as a thoroughfare between the escarpment and the Zambezi River. The two national parks lying opposite each other make for a massive wildlife sanctuary on both sides of the Zambezi River...
Published in Lower Zambezi