Publications and TV Documentary Series

Sectoral Reports

Famine: a man-made disaster?
(Pan Books, London, Sydney, 1985: British Edition)

Famine: a man-made disaster?
(Random House, New York, 1985: American Edition)

Famine: a man-made disaster?
(Sekai No Ugoki Sha, Tokyo, 1985 Japanese Edition)

Fame: un disastro creato dall’ uomo?
(Tascabili Bompiani, Milan, 1985: Italian Edition)

Glad: udeo ijudo u ovoj katastrofi?
(Medunarodna politika, Belgrade, 1985: Serbo-Croatian Edition)

La Famine: mieux comprendre, mieux aider        
(Berger-Levrault, Paris, 1985: French Edition)

Fine: catastrofe provocado pelo homem?
(Editora Vozes, Petropolis, Rio de Janerio, 1986: Brazilian Edition)

El homebre – una tragedia evitable
(Alianza Editorial, Madrid, 1986: Spanish)

Almaja’a: karita min sdani al insan?
(Al Ahram, Cairo, 1986, Arabic Edition)
Editions to appear later: Bulgarian and Russian.

The encroaching desert: the consequences of human failure
(Zed Books, London/New Jersey, 1986: English Edition)

The encroaching desert: the consequences of human failure
(College Press, Harare, 1986: English Edition)

La desertification
(Berger-Levrault, Paris, 1986: French Edition)

The encroaching desert: the consequences of human failure
(Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing , 1988: Chinese Edition)

The encroaching desert: The consequences of human failure
(Arena Press, Hong Kong, 1988: Asia and Pacific Edition)
Editions to appear later: Russian and Spanish.

The vanishing forest: consequences of deforestation
(Zed Books, London/New Jersey, 1986: English Edition)

The vanishing forest: consequences of deforestation
(College Press, Harare, 1985: English Edition

The vanishing forest: consequences of deforestation
(Sun Book Co. , Kuala Lumpur, 1987: English Edition)

Le deforestation: aspectes humanitaires
(Berger-Levrault, Paris, 1986: French Edition)

Nestajanje suma: polsedice na ljudski rod
(Medunaronda politika, Belgrade, 1986: Serbo-Croatian Edition)

The vanishing forest: consequences of deforestation
(International Relations Publishing House, Moscow, 1987: Russian Edition)

The vanishing forest: consequences of deforestation
(Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 1988: Chinese Edition)

The vanishing forest: consequences of deforestation
(Arena Press, Hong Kong, 1988: Asia and Pacific Edition
Editions to appear later: Indonesian and Spanish

Street children: a growing urban tragedy
(Weidenfeld & Nicholson, London, 1986: British Edition)

L’enfants de la rue: l’autre visage de la ville
(Berger-Levrault, Paris, 1986: French Edition)

Atfal al shawar’ih: masa’ at hadariat moutanamiyat
(Arab Thought Forum, Amman, 1987: Arabic Edition)

Deca ulice: rastuca gradska tragedija
(Medunaroda politika, Belgrade, 1986: Serbo-Croatian Edition)

I ragazzi delle xtrada: l’atra faccia della citta
(Tuscabili Bompiani, Milan, 1987: Italian Edition)
Editions to appear later: Indonesian, Japanese, and Spanish.

Modern wars: the humanitarian challenge
(Zed Books, London/New Jersey, 1986: British Edition)

La guerre aujourd’hui: defi humanitaire
(Berger-Levrault, Paris, 1986: French Edition)
Editions to appear later: Japanese, Spanish and Russian.

Disappeared! technique of terror
(Zed Books, London/New Jersey, 1986: British Edition)

Disparu: pourquoi?
(Berger-Levrault, Paris, 1986: French Edition)

Disappeared! technique of terror
(International Relations Publishing House, Moscow, 1987: Russian Edition)

Disappeared! technique of terror
(Arena Press, Hong Kong, 1988: Asia and Pacific Edition)
Editions to appear later: Indonesian, Portuguese and Spanish.

Refugees: dynamics of displacement
(Zed Books, London/New Jersey, 1986: British Edition)

Réfugiés: la dynamique de déplacement
(Berger-Levrault, Paris, 1988: French Edition)

Refugees: dynamics of displacement
(Arena Press, Hong Kong, 1988: Asia and Pacific Edition)
Editions to appear later: Arabic, Indonesian, Japanese, Spanish and Thai)

Indigenous people
(Zed Books, London/New Jersey, 1987: British Edition)

Les peuples autochones
(Berger-Levrault, Paris, 1988: French Edition)
Editions to appear later: Bengali, Hindi, Japanese, Portuguese, Quechua, Russian and Spanish

 

Reports prepared in conjunction with ICIHI

Protection of children: proceedings of Amman symposium
(ICIHI, Geneva, 1986: English Edition)

Rehabilitation of degraded tropical rainforest lands
(International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources, Gland, 1985: English Edition)

Economic use of tropical moist forests
(IUCN Commission On Ecology, Gland, 1985: English Edition)

The future of tropical rainforests in Southeast Asia
(IUCN Commission On Ecology, Gland, 1985, English Edition)

Proceedings of the Tokyo Forum: ethics of human survival
(National Institute for Research Advancement, Tokyo, 1985: English Edition)

 

TV Documentaries

Bitter Harvest (25 minutes)
The story of continuing desertification in developed and developing countries.

Perishing Forests (1 hour 25 minutes)
The problem of deforestation, its consequences and impact on human-beings.

Street Children (1 hour 25 minutes)      
A global view of the problem of abandoned and alienated children both in the rich and poor countries of the world: how they survive and what can be done to help them.

Indigenous People (45 minutes)
Relating to the problems faced by some 200 million indigenous peoples, particularly in Asia and Latin America – ethnocide perpetrated against them and the flagrant discrimination by dominant societies of which they continue to be victims.

Disappeared Persons (25 minutes)
The story of kidnapping, torture and murder carried out on behalf of governments. The practice of “disappearances” is not limited just to Latin American countries but is spread around the world: 40 countries are known to have had recourse to it, according to the UN.

Refugees (20 minutes)
A global view of the problem of forced displacement and uprootedness. The film deals with the increasingly serious problem of some 15 million refugees, affecting all parts of the world,  20 minutes

Armed Conflicts (30 minutes)
Few people realize that, since World War II, 20 million people have died in local wars. More than thirty armed conflicts are raging around the world right now. This documentary deals with the continuing problem of armed conflicts and the violation of humanitarian norms.

Disasters and Disaster Management (35 minutes)
Despite modern technological progress, the number of disasters and the victims they claim has been increasing during recent years. Why? And what can be done about it? The documentary also deals with relatively new man-made catastrophes, e.g. industrial and nuclear accidents.