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Publicación revisada por pares
Febrero 2021
México
Estados Unidos de América

One of the fastest-growing renewable energy sources is solar energy. A strategic step for a well-performing solar project is site identification. The evaluation of site-suitability is a complex task, where multiple qualitative and quantitative criteria, inherent to the territory, are involved.

On Equal Ground: Promising Practices for Realizing Women’s Rights in Collectively Held Lands
Informes e investigaciones
Febrero 2021
África
México
Indonesia

Sustainable land governance requires that all members of a community, both women and men, have equal rights and say in decisions that affect their collectively-held lands. Unfortunately, women around the world have less land ownership and weaker land rights than men – but this can change, and this report shows ways how that can be done.

On Equal Ground: Promising Practices for Realizing Women’s Rights in Collectively Held Lands
Informes e investigaciones
Febrero 2021
África
México
Indonesia

La gobernanza sostenible de la tierra requiere que todos los miembros de una comunidad, tanto mujeres como hombres, tengan los mismos derechos y voz en las decisiones que afectan a sus tierras de propiedad colectiva.

Publicación revisada por pares
Enero 2021
Brasil
México
Portugal
Estados Unidos de América

The coastal landscape of the south of the Baja California peninsula provides significant socio-economic benefits based on tourism. An analysis of coastal vulnerability was conducted for Cabo San Lucas, considering wave climate conditions, sediment characterization, beach profiles, and the historical occurrence of coastline changes, hurricanes, and El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) events.

FAO
Informes e investigaciones
Enero 2021
Costa Rica
México
Bolivia
Colombia
Perú

Con el propósito de compartir conocimientos, logros y retos de diversas experiencias en áreas protegidas (AP) latinoamericanas, se llevó a cabo entre el 27 de julio y el 21 de agosto de 2020, el INTERCAMBIO INTERNACIONAL Experiencias de gobernanza y gestión territorial en Áreas Protegidas.

Publicación revisada por pares
Diciembre 2020
Brasil
Chile
Colombia
México
Perú
Filipinas
América del Sur
América central

The urban planning ideas proposed by Jane Jacobs in the 1960s remain relevant to this day, promoting a perspective on the relationship between urban morphology and the community that takes into consideration the experiences of the people themselves in the planning of cities.

Publicación revisada por pares
Diciembre 2020
México
Estados Unidos de América

Rangeland management in former tropical rainforest areas may affect ecosystem services. We hypothesized that management practices like burning and overgrazing reduce supporting (soil quality) and consequently also provisioning (forage productivity and quality) and regulating (nutrient cycling) ecosystem services.

Publicación revisada por pares
Diciembre 2020
España
México
Estados Unidos de América

The ejido is an institution of communal land tenure and governance administered by the Mexican government. This paper assesses the current visual appearance of landscapes and implicit land use in ejidal lands on the periphery of Guadalajara, Mexico, using Google Street View (GSV) images tagged for signs of urban distress.

Land Journal Volume 9 Issue 11 cover image
Publicación revisada por pares
Noviembre 2020
Puerto Rico
México
Argentina
Brasil
Canadá
Estados Unidos de América
España

Soil quality indexes (SQIs) are very useful in assessing the status and edaphic health of soils. This is particularly the case in the Mediterranean area, where successive torrential rainfall episodes give rise to erosion and soil degradation processes; these are being exacerbated by the current climate crisis.

Land Journal Volume 9 Issue 11 cover image
Publicación revisada por pares
Noviembre 2020
México
Estados Unidos de América

Forests managed by Indigenous and other local communities generate important benefits for livelihood, and contribute to regional and global biodiversity and carbon sequestration goals. Yet, challenges to community forestry remain. Rural out-migration, for one, can make it hard for communities to maintain broad and diverse memberships invested in local forest commons.

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