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42 p, 2.1 MB Socio-ecological distribution conflicts in the mining sector in Guatemala (2005-2013) : deep rooted injustice and weak environmental governance / Aguilar-González, Bernardo (Fundación Neotrópica (San José, Costa Rica)) ; Navas, Grettel (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Brun, Carole (Fundación Neotrópica (San José, Costa Rica)) ; Aguilar-Umaña, Andrea (Fundación Neotrópica (San José, Costa Rica)) ; Cerdán, Paloma (Fundación Neotrópica (San José, Costa Rica))
This study characterizes ecological distribution conflicts (EDC) related to the mining industry and derives a series of political implications for Guatemala. The characterization includes a placement in the context of Central America, regional location, intensity of the EDC and the trends in social and environmental consequences, with special emphasis on the groups of social actors affected and the degree to which the institutional framework does not provide effective means of participatory environmental governance. [...]
2018 - 10.1016/j.exis.2018.02.002
The extractive industries and society, Vol. 5, issue 3 (July 2018) , p. 240-254  
31 p, 318.7 KB Violence in environmental conflicts : the need for a multidimensional approach / Navas, Grettel (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Mingorría, Sara (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Institut de Ciència i Tecnologia Ambientals) ; Aguilar-González, Bernardo (Fundación Neotrópica (San José, Costa Rica))
Although studies on environmental conflicts have engaged with the subject of violence, a multidimensional approach has been lacking. Using data from 95 environmental conflicts in Central America, we show how different forms of violence appear and overlap. [...]
2018 - 10.1007/s11625-018-0551-8
Sustainability science, Vol. 13, issue 3 (May 2018) , p. 649-660  
21 p, 774.2 KB El Índice Integral de Salud de Ecosistemas (IISE): un indicador multicriterio de sustentabilidad netamente latinoamericano / Aguilar-González, Bernardo (Universidad Interamericana de Costa Rica. Fundación Neotrópica)
La Sustentabilidad es un problema complejo, más allá de las soluciones de índole estrictamente ambiental y/o tecnológica. En esta realidad se enfrentan problemas axiológicamente diversos (ambiente, economía, sociedad), al igual que problemas prácticos en ambientes multidisciplinarios y se actúa sobre sistemas socio ecológicos cuya definición como unidades discretas es difícil. [...]
Sustainability is a complex problem, beyond solutions that are strictly environmental or technological. In this reality, axiologically diverse problems (environment, economy, society) are faced as well as practical multidisciplinary problems and actions in socio-ecological systems that are hard to define as discrete units. [...]

Revibec : revista de la Red Iberoamericana de Economia Ecológica, V. 13 (2009) p. 57-77  

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