|Disaster and the Environment - Trainer's Guide - 2nd edition (Disaster Management Training Programme, 74 p.)|
|PART 3: MITIGATING ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION|
· Environmental policies should include international agreements for reducing use of fossil fuels, sustainable agricultural practices, protecting biodiversity, and training and education.
· Undervalued resources may be wasted. The polluter pays principle may reflect environmental costs in market prices.
· A crucial part of sustainable development is the reduction of war and military spending.
· Environmental management seeks to address environmental issues together with the process of sustainable development.