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Journal Articles & Books
December 2013
Israel
Jordan

This research explores local resident perspectives on ecosystem services (ES) in the hyper-arid Arava Valley/Wadi Araba, which spans across both Israel and Jordan. Identifying and characterizing ES, an increasingly popular precursor for crafting sustainable natural resource management and land use policy, is an inherently multi-disciplinary endeavor.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2013
Jordan

Eastern Mediterranean ecosystems are prone to desertification when under grazing pressure. Therefore, management of grazing intensity plays a crucial role to avoid or to diminish land degradation and to sustain both livelihoods and ecosystem functioning. The dynamic land-use model LandSHIFT was applied to a case study on the country level for Jordan.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2013
Angola
Greece
United States of America
Rwanda
China
Namibia
Australia
Eswatini
Canada
Iran
Iceland
Thailand
New Zealand
Kenya
Mozambique
Jordan
South Africa
Vietnam
Italy
Tanzania
Botswana
Kazakhstan
Mongolia

Under the current challenges of food security, climate change adaptation and mitigation, further provision of ecosystem services and sustainable intensification of agriculture, soil information becomes fundamental to guide wise policies and decisions.

Reports & Research
December 2013
Algeria
Egypt
Spain
Iraq
Jordan
Oman
Syrian Arab Republic
Tunisia
Italy
Sri Lanka
Asia
Northern Africa

For many centuries, the people of the Near East and North Africa (NENA) Region were able to cope, and even flourish, under conditions of water scarcity. However, with decades of relentless high rate of population growth, rapid urbanization, and uncharacteristically excessive consumption patterns, the region is now facing unprecedented levels of pressure on its natural resources.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2013
North Macedonia
United States of America
Germany
China
Azerbaijan
Indonesia
Ghana
Ethiopia
Italy
Finland
Colombia
Kenya
Jordan
Morocco
Barbados
Mexico
Moldova
Armenia
Brazil
Montenegro
Norway

This review of national greenhouse gas (GHG) mitigation planning in the agriculture sector provides national policy makers and others in the agriculture sector with an overview of national mitigation planning processes to aid them in identifying the relevance of these processes for promoting agricultural development.

April 2013
Western Asia
Jordan
Lebanon

The increasing resilience to climate
change in the agricultural sector report presents
local-level priorities, informed by stakeholder input, to
build agricultural resilience in both countries. The
objectives of this study were threefold: (1) to improve the

April 2013
Cameroon
Jordan
Rwanda

As attention to the central role land governance plays in economic growth, food security, and sustainable development continues to increase, recognition of the Voluntary Guidelines (VGs) for the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries, and Forests in the Context of National Food Security’s importance as a framework to guide effective laws and policies continues to rise.

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