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This indicator measures the total dryland area (in sq. km) that can be defined as arid, in a given country.

Measurement unit: 
Sq Km

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16 mars 2018
Zimbabwe

Date: 15 mars 2018

Source: Agence Ecofin

Par: Chamberline Moko

La firme zimbabwéenne ProDairy, qui est spécialisée dans la transformation du lait, a investi 1,6 million $ dans un projet visant à développer des pâturages spécialisés pour nourrir et entretenir des vaches et ainsi accroître sa production de lait.

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23 mai 2017
Tunisie

Date: 22 mai 2017

Source: Web Manager Center

Le secrétaire d’Etat chargé de la Production végétale, Omar Béhi, a appelé, dimanche 21 mai à Béja, à la nécessité d’accélérer le rythme de production au sein des terres domaniales reprises par l’Etat et dont la superficie est estimée à plus de 80 mille hectares.

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Conservation Letters : A Journal of the Society for Conservation Biology

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Motto

The motto of the Copperbelt University is "Knowledge and Service" . Enshrined in the motto are the following strands:

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The Eastern Africa Social Science Research Review (EASSRR) is a bi-annual journal published by the Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern Africa (OSSREA). Since the publication of its maiden issue in January 1985, the EASSRR has been serving as a regional forum for reflective thinking and critical discourse on the economic, political, and social aspects as well as development issues of the countries and sub-regions within the Eastern and Southern African Region

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L’objectif d’Inter-réseaux est de contribuer à créer les conditions pour que les acteurs engagés dans le développement agricole et rural puissent agir dans leurs environnements en faveur des populations rurales et d’une agriculture durable basée sur l’exploitation familiale.

Pour atteindre cet objectif, Inter-réseaux intervient et apporte ses compétences par trois missions complémentaires :

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International Journal of Social Science Studies journal encourages and publishes research and studies in the field of Anthropology, Archaeology, Area Studies, Communication Studies, Criminology & Criminal Justice, Cultural and Ethnic Studies, Economics, Education, Geography, History, Law, Linguistics, Management, Philosophy,Political Science, Psychology, Sociology.

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

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The Society for Range Management is the professional scientific society and conservation organization whose members are concerned with studying, conserving, managing and sustaining the varied resources of the rangelands which comprise nearly half the land in the world. Established in 1948, SRM has over 4,000 members in 48 countries, including many developing nations.

SRM’s members are land managers, scientists, educators, students, producers and conservationists–a diverse membership guided by a professional code of ethics and unified by a strong land ethic.

Non Governmental organization

The Ethiopia Sheep and Goat Productivity Improvement Program (ESGPIP) is a USAID- funded five-year project designed to reduce constraints to increased productivity of small ruminants in Ethiopia through appropriate interventions.

The League for Pastoral Peoples was founded in 1992 to provide relief in an acute crisis experienced by Raika camel pastoralists in India. Its initial mandate was to support pastoral societies and other small-scale livestock keepers to pursue their own vision of development through research, technical support, advisory services and advocacy.

United Nations Agency

UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC) is a world leader in biodiversity knowledge. It works with scientists and policy makers worldwide to place biodiversity at the heart of environment and development decision-making to enable enlightened choices for people and the planet.

 

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Our Vision is to be a world-class university committed to scholarly excellence.

Our Mission is to provide quality university education and training and to embody the aspirations of the Kenyan people and the global community through creation, preservation, integration, transmission and utilization of knowledge.

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