Volume 17, No.168

5 Environment and public relations (editorial by Najib Saab)
10 How to protect your children from home poisons personal tips
18 Climate refugees (cover story)
24 Sinking Rufisque a city in Senegal devoured by the ocean
26 Natural gas for vehicles in Egypt
28 Dutch embassy in Amman, first LEED certified building in Jordan
30 Martian meteor in Morocco
32 Arab water management master thesis abstracts
34 The horse of Troy and climate negotiations by Mohamed Al-Khayat
36 Launching Desertec
46 Reclaiming Dhofar forests in Oman
50 Endangered life in Mekong basin
54 Managing the risks of extreme events and disasters to advance climate change adaptation a special IPCC report
58 Green economy creates jobs
60 UAE initiative: Green Economy for sustainable development
62 Straw houses for Pakistan quake and flood proof
64 Will UNEP evolve to a specialized agency in Rio?
66 Gas fever in East Mediterranean