The impact of the IIRSA road infrastructure programme on Amazonia [E-Book] / Pitou van Dijck ; with contributions by Bert van Barneveld ... [et al.].
Dijck, Pitou van.
Barneveld, Bert van.
New York : Routledge, 2013
xxv, 291 pages, illustrations, maps.
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Table of Contents:
  • The assessment of IIRSA corridors : an introduction
  • IIRSA-the initiative
  • IIRSA and the new insertion of Latin America in the world economy
  • Assessing impact ex ante : an SEA
  • The impact of road infrastructure : reviewing evidence
  • Predicting deforestation : a methodological approach
  • Strategic environmental assessment of the Corredor Norte in Bolivia
  • The IIRSA Guianese shield hub : the case of Suriname
  • Hub and Spokes : Manaus and its infrastructure network into Amazonia
  • The environmental impact assessment of the BR-319 Manaus-Porto Velho : methodological reflections
  • The integrated impact assessment of road infrastructure in Amazonia
  • Conclusion : towards an improved methodology for assessing the impact of mega-road infrastructure.