Perspectives and policies on environmental issues in turkey
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Presentation
- By: HINCAL, Filiz (Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey)
Turkey with a vibrant, young population of more than 70 million, covers an area of ~780.000 square kilometres at the crossroads between Europe and Asia. Almost 34 % of the population lives in rural areas. High population growth (1.33%) leads to high migration rates to the largest cities in the country, which causes major environmental changes... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.