Half Title Page.
Acronyms and Abbreviations.
List of Boxes.
List of Figures.
List of Tables.
1: Deserts and Desertification in China.
2: Introduction to Deserts and Desertified Regions in China.
3: Controlling Sand Movement Through Mechanical Measures: China’s Experience.
4: Successful Biological Methods for Combating Desertification at Degraded Areas of China.
5: Deserts and Desertification in Three North African Countries.
6: Libya: Reversal of Land Degradation and Desertification Through Better Land Management.
7: Desertification and Its Control in Morocco.
8: Egypt: Land Degradation Issues with Special Reference to the Impact of Climate Change.
9: Deserts and Desertification in Other African Countries.
10: Combating Desertification in Kenya.
11: Lesotho: Desertification Control Program.
12: Desert Environments of Republic of Chad.
13: Desertification Control in Niger: The Medium Term Action Plan 2006–2011.
14: Desertification in Selected Asian Countries.
15: Mongolia: Country Features, the Main Causes of Desertification and Remediation Efforts.
16: Arid Land Development and Combating Desertification in Pakistan.
17: Uzbekistan: Rehabilitation of Desert Rangelands Affected by Salinity, to Improve Food Security, Combat Desertification and Maintain the Natural Resource Base.
18: Review of Efforts to Combat Desertification and Arrest and Reverse Land Degradation in Myanmar.
19: The Philippines Action Plan to Combat Desertification.
20: Managing Arid Areas and Sand Dunes in Sri Lanka.
21: Combating Desertification in the Middle East.
22: Indigenous Plant Species from the Drylands of Iran Distribution and Potential for Habitat Maintenance and Repair.
23: Soil and Water Conservation for Desertification Control in Iran.
24: Land Degradation in the Sultanate of Oman: Reasons and Intervention Measures.
25: Desertification Control: Problems and Prospects.
26: Desert Development: How does it Relate to Anti Desertification Measures?.
27: Replication and Scaling Up: Where to from Here?.