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Setting priorities for environmental management

an application to the mining sector in Bolivia

by Wendy S. Ayres

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bolivia.,
  • Bolivia
    • Subjects:
    • Corporación Minera de Bolivia.,
    • International Development Association.,
    • Abandoned mined lands reclamation -- Bolivia.,
    • Mineral industries -- Capital investments -- Bolivia -- Cost effectiveness.,
    • Company towns -- Bolivia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWendy S. Ayres, Kathleen Anderson, David Hanrahan.
      SeriesWorld Bank technical paper,, no. 398., Pollution management series, World Bank technical paper ;, no. 398., World Bank technical paper.
      ContributionsAnderson, Kathleen A., 1955-, Hanrahan, David, 1950-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD195.M5 A98 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 108 p. :
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL698832M
      ISBN 100821341669
      LC Control Number97046571

        Chapter 6: Doing What’s Important: Setting Priorities for Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Programs; Chapter 7: Organizational Liability for Environmental Crimes in Civil and Common Law Systems; Chapter 8: Federal Civil Environmental Enforcement in the United States: Process, Players, and Priorities. Assessing priorities for risk management Chemical safety of drinking-water: Assessing priorities for risk management Concern for chemical contamination of drinking water is increasing in both developing and developed countries world-wide; however, too often, effective risk management is ham-pered by a lack of basic information.

      And all critical priorities are, by definition, equal within the category. An important priority, on the other hand, is an effort that can have a significant positive impact on performance. This chapter focuses on the key questions of who should set priorities, and how. It also examines the complex issues of the underlying factors and attitudes towards priorities. It argues that priority-setting is the most important part of the planning process, and yet it is often not given sufficient attention. It also argues that priority-setting involves a combination of techniques and value.

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