[C]onservation is not a priority….. they [Frelimo] want economic growth at any point. So if they find …… coal and gas and other minerals it doesn’t matter where they are found, their priority is to develop those industries and I think they will worry about ecosystems ……. as an afterthought. Right now their main focus is growth, economic growth. (Interview with government official, discussing the governing party’s view of conservation in the context of a resources boom, 14 May 2014).
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Library ResourceArticles et Livresjuin, 2017Mozambique
Library ResourceRapports et recherchesjanvier, 2017Afrique orientale, République-Unie de Tanzanie
Arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas cover 61 % of Tanzania (United Republic of Tanzania, 1999) and, over the past decades, several restoration projects have worked toward reversing degradation in these areas (Kikula, 1999; Kisanga et al., 1999). These projects have addressed from social and ecological perspectives and have spanned for decades, thereby allowing for a genuine opportunity to identify and articulate lessons learned and develop good practice guidelines for restoring productive capacity of drylands.
Library ResourceMatériels institutionnels et promotionnelsoctobre, 2017Éthiopie, Kenya, Mali, Niger, République-Unie de Tanzanie, Afrique occidentale, Afrique orientale
The document presents the progress of three interrelated components: 1) MEL-platform for supporting project planning and implementation of review and monitoring strategy; 2) Framework for Project engagement with Development Partners, measuring project outcomes and impacts where possible; 3)
Geoinformatics Options by Context (GeOC)
Library ResourceMatériels institutionnels et promotionnelsoctobre, 2017Éthiopie, Kenya, Afrique orientale
Presentation of the project (East Africa and Sahel) for the Annual meeting (2017) organized in Niger (ICRISAT)
Library ResourceMatériels institutionnels et promotionnelsoctobre, 2017Kenya, Afrique orientale
The document present the contribution of local knowledge in context-Specific Land Restoration Technologies.
Library ResourceDocuments et rapports de conférenceoctobre, 2017Afghanistan, Émirats arabes unis, Égypte, Éthiopie, Inde, Iran, Iraq, Jordanie, Liban, Maroc, Oman, Pakistan, Soudan, République arabe syrienne, Tunisie, Turquie, Ouzbékistan, Yémen, Afrique orientale, Afrique septentrionale, Asie méridionale, Asie central, Asie occidentale
To help break the cycle of poverty, improve food and nutritional security, halt or reverse the alarming process of resource degradation in the dry areas, and help communities adapt to the impacts of climate variability and change, ICARDA’s Strategic Plan 2017-2026 outlines our research and organizational approach for action to achieve our vision of thriving and resilient communities in the dry areas of the developing world.
Library ResourceRapports et recherchesoctobre, 2017Afghanistan, Chine, Algérie, Égypte, Éthiopie, Inde, Iran, Iraq, Jordanie, Kazakhstan, Kirghizistan, Liban, Libye, Maroc, Pakistan, Palestine, Soudan, République arabe syrienne, Tadjikistan, Turkménistan, Tunisie, Turquie, Ouzbékistan, Afrique orientale, Afrique septentrionale, Asie orientale, Asie méridionale, Asie central, Asie occidentale
This document presents the Strategic Plan of the International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas for the period from 2017 to 2026. ICARDA’s mission is to enhance food, water, and nutritional security and environmental health in the face of global challenges, including climate change. Through preparedness for change and productivity gains in the rural economy, ICARDA will contribute to poverty reduction and social stability as our overarching goal. Innovative science, partnerships for impact, capacity development, and a fit-for-purpose organization are our tools.
Library ResourceMatériels institutionnels et promotionnelsoctobre, 2017Afghanistan, Émirats arabes unis, Égypte, Éthiopie, Inde, Iran, Iraq, Jordanie, Liban, Maroc, Oman, Pakistan, Soudan, République arabe syrienne, Tunisie, Turquie, Ouzbékistan, Yémen, Afrique orientale, Afrique septentrionale, Asie méridionale, Asie central, Asie occidentale
Non-tropical dry areas cover over 40% of the world’s land surface with a growing population of more than 2.5 billion people. These people grow 44% of the world’s food and keep half of the world’s livestock, yet one in six live in chronic poverty. Dry areas also face major challenges, including insufficient rainfall, climate variability and change, land degradation, desertification, recurring droughts, temperature extremes, high population growth, widespread poverty, and unemployment.
Library ResourceArticles et LivresDocuments de politique et mémoiresmars, 2017Kenya
The Rural Women’s Land Rights Charter of Kenya is a bold expression of the concerns/ issues and their aspirations of women living in rural areas on land matters. At the core of these aspirations is the realization of secure and protected women’s land rights and security for their land-based livelihoods. Women from rural areas in 24 counties in Kenya highlighted their issues and expressed the kind of change they would like to see on matters land through the Rural Women’s Land Rights Charter.
Library ResourceDocuments de politique et mémoiresmars, 2017Kenya
The Kilimanjaro Initiative is a rural women’s mobilisation from across Africa towards an iconic moment at the foot of Mt Kilimanjaro in October 2016. The Kilimanjaro Initiative was conceived by the Rural Women during a meeting of rural women and civil society organisations in 2012, held in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. This initiative aims to create space for us as rural women to be able to participate in decision making processes about land and natural resources.
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