Development of a Book on the Promotion of Multifunctional Land Use (China)

Outline
Team
  • Expected start date:
    2015•03•01
    Expected end date:
    2016•12•31
    Institute:
    UNU-FLORES
    Project Status:
    Ongoing
    Project Type:
    Research
    Project Manager :
    Kai Schwärzel

    A cooperation agreement was signed with the Institute of Forest Ecology, Environment and Protection of the Chinese Academy of Forestry (CAF), the Institute of Geographic Science and Natural Resources Research of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), as well as the Institute of Soil and Water Conservation of the CAS and the Ministry of Water Resources (MWR) on a joint book project. The parties agree to cooperate in research, the promotion of multifunctional land use, as well as the transfer of knowledge and identification of knowledge gaps with a focus on transdisciplinary understanding, cross-sectoral coordination, and technical and political support at different scales under environmental change in policy making through development of appropriate frameworks and methods.  Research on the case of China will be carried out as agreed with the partners.The outcomes of this project will include a joint book with the partners as well as a joint project proposal for phase II.

    This project is financed by UNU-FLORES in cash with in-kind support from the partners.