International Journal of Environmental Protection and Policy

Volume 11, Issue 1, January 2023

  • Mining Practices and Its Implications on Physical and Socio-Economic Environment of Yubdo District, West Wollega Zone, Ethiopia

    Kenasa Degefa Alemu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, January 2023
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: Dec. 02, 2022
    Accepted: Jan. 17, 2023
    Published: Feb. 21, 2023
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    Abstract: The main aim of the study was to assess the implications of mining practices on physical and socio-economic environment of Yubdo district, West Wollega Zone, Ethiopia. The study area was purposively selected and survey questionnaire were administered to 170 systematically selected respondents. The study has employed descriptive survey design. Both ... Show More
  • Land Use / Land Cover Change Detection and Its Driving Factors in Suluh River Basin, Northern Highland Part of Ethiopia

    Hailay Hagos, Amare Sewnet, Emiru Birhane

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, January 2023
    Pages: 10-20
    Received: Dec. 20, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 09, 2023
    Published: Feb. 21, 2023
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    Abstract: The Suluh river basin is subjected to land use and land cover change due to population pressure, improper farming practices, lack of alternative non-farm activities, and rugged topography. Yet, land use/land cover change detection and its driving factors have not been applied in the study area. Thus, the current study detected land use and land use... Show More
  • State of Implementation of European Legislation Regarding Water Resources Management, Industrial Pollution and Man-Made Hazards in Ukraine

    Olha Sapko, Olena Vladimirova, Oleksii Burhaz

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, January 2023
    Pages: 21-26
    Received: Dec. 27, 2022
    Accepted: Mar. 07, 2023
    Published: Mar. 15, 2023
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    Abstract: The Association Agreement between Ukraine, on the one hand, and the European Union, the European Atomic Energy Community and their member states, on the other hand, requires Ukraine to bring its national legislation closer to EU law and policy. Environmental protection can be singled out as a separate direction. The article analyzes Ukraine's progr... Show More