5. Processes, EQF 3 Premium
© AIRE (Adapting and installing an international vocational training for renewable energy) (1/2012)
Which knowledge, skills and competences does an AIRE specialist need as far as documentation processes, legal regulations and project management is concerned?

The Influence of Chinese Climate Policy & Law on Africa
© Lexxion Verlagsgesellschaft mbH (12/2010)
The economic influence of China on Africa has been apparent for some time, has this influence spread into the sphere of climate policy and law? This article considers the development and implementation of Chinese climate change policy and law and whether lessons can be drawn from the Chinese experience and be effectively applied to African countries. The analysis is made against the backdrop of development in China and Africa, Chinese development efforts and co-operation with African countries, and takes into account the wide differences in the levels of economic and social development of those countries.

bifa-Text Nr. 42: CDM - Clean Development Mechanism in the waste management sector
© bifa Umweltinstitut GmbH (10/2009)
An analysis of potentials and barriers within the present methodological framework

Exhibition and congress tourism in the region of Central Macedonia and its developmental prospects
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
This paper is part of a study examining exhibition and congress tourism in the Region of Central Macedonia, assessing the current situation and the prospects for its further development.

The role of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in developing tourism for a sustainable social – economic environment
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
Information and communication technologies (ICTs) are crucial drivers for tourism providers for conducting business transactions, distributing products and services, networking with trading partners and providing information to consumers worldwide. An increasing number of consumers are using the Internet to obtain information, plan and buy their travel. The present paper provides an introduction on the role of tourism for development and highlights the role of technology innovation in the tourism sector, in particular in the context of digital divide as well as the urgency of actions to address its economic, social and cultural environment.

The role of seafronts in the spatial development and planning of Greek spa towns
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
Greece is a country rich in thermal springs, the majority of which -due to tectonic reasons etc- is located along the coastal zone. The presence of thermal springs in this specific part of the Greek territory has contributed -in the passing of time- not only to the growth of spa tourism, but also to the urbanization of those areas.

Automated system for the acquisition, storing and processing of the information about the ecological education in the Republic of Belarus
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
The analysis of the specialists’ training in the field of the environmental sciences in the Republic of Belarus was carried out. As a result the automated system for the acquisition, storing and processing of the information about the ecological education in the Republic of Belarus was developed.

Study of primary and secondary school environmental educators’ perceptions of sustainable development and its characteristics
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
In the present study we examine how environmental educators of Primary and Secondary Education conceptualize Sustainable Development (SD) and its characteristics. The data of the research were assembled with the help of a relevant questionnaire. The questionnaires were distributed privately (100) and via internet (3713), to all of the schools of the country, to the administrators of Environmental Education (EE) in Greece and to all EE Centers. 176 filled-in questionnaires were returned. Educators were asked to give an open definition to SD. The results are as follow: 30,7 % of educators did not give an answer to the question. 30,7 % of the educators gave a complete answer to the question.

A critical review of current EU and Greek legislation on pedestrian rights and walking environment
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
Legislation regarding pedestrian rights and relevant environmental aspects in the EU states differs, though some basic principles are supposed to be applied in a uniform way. A critical review of current legislation in several EU states on pedestrians is attempted by focusing on the Rights of Pedestrians as they have been adopted by the European Parliament.

Hunting management and hunting-related values
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
Aim of the present analysis is to show how the attitude towards hunting management depends on hunting-related values. 237 standardized questionnaires have been distributed to hunters of Northern Hellas (Macedonia and Thrace) and the data were processed through Pearson test after normality test. Contrary to the hunters who regard hunting merely as a “sport”, these who regard it as a “life way” support long-term, more “eco-centric” and sustainable solutions like habitat improvement and predator control (and not, for example, release of quarries).

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