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    Journal Articles & Books
    July, 2019
    Argentina

    We examine collaborations between the state and civil society in the context of land grabbing in Argentina. Land grabbing provokes many governance challenges, which generate new social arrangements. The incentives for, limitations to, and contradictions inherent in these collaborations are examined. We particularly explore how the collaborations between the provincial government of Santiago del Estero and non-government organizations (NGOs) played out. This province has experienced many land grabs, especially for agriculture and livestock production.

  2. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 2019
    Argentina

    Monitoring progress towards the 2030 Development Agenda requires the combination of traditional and new data sources in innovative workflows to maximize the generation of relevant information. We present the results of a participatory and data-driven land degradation assessment process at a national scale, which includes use of earth observation (EO) data, cloud computing, and expert knowledge for Argentina.

  3. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 2019
    Argentina, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Paraguay, South America, Central America, Caribbean

    The extensive arable land and great biodiversity present in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) have the potential to ensure sustenance and a good quality of life for its more than 600 million inhabitants.

  4. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    July, 2019
    Argentina

    We examine collaborations between the state and civil society in the context of land grabbing in Argentina. Land grabbing provokes many governance challenges, which generate new social arrangements. The incentives for, limitations to, and contradictions inherent in these collaborations are examined. We particularly explore how the collaborations between the provincial government of Santiago del Estero and non-government organizations (NGOs) played out. This province has experienced many land grabs, especially for agriculture and livestock production.

  5. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    March, 2019
    Argentina

    Estudio de caso sobre la lucha de de mujeres que fueron protagonistas de la defensa del ambiente y el derecho a la tierra de varias familias campesinas en la provincia de Salta, Argentina. Forma parte de la serie Situación de riesgo y estrategias de autoprotección. Defensorasde la tierra, el territorio y el medio ambiente en América Latina, elaborada por la Iniciativa Mujer Rural y Derechos a la Tierra en el marco del Día Internacional de la Mujer.

  6. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    May, 2019
    Argentina

    “- Pero entonces, ¿qué somos? ¿Se sabe cómo y cuándo dejamos de ser indios? ¿Cómo fue,cómo sucede? / ¡Será que no nos han visto!” (Tersita Franzl Moreno, Techi1, 2011)

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    Volume 8 Issue 8

    Peer-reviewed publication
    August, 2019
    Argentina

    We examine collaborations between the state and civil society in the context of land grabbing in Argentina. Land grabbing provokes many governance challenges, which generate new social arrangements. The incentives for, limitations to, and contradictions inherent in these collaborations are examined. We particularly explore how the collaborations between the provincial government of Santiago del Estero and non-government organizations (NGOs) played out. This province has experienced many land grabs, especially for agriculture and livestock production.

  8. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    February, 2019
    Kenya, Burkina Faso, Bangladesh, Nigeria, Philippines, Mauritania, Argentina, China, Italy, Indonesia, Ghana, Congo, South Sudan, India, Senegal, Brazil

    The critical role of forests in climate change mitigation and adaptation is now widely recognized. Forests contribute significantly to climate change mitigation through their carbon sink and carbon storage functions. They play an essential role in reducing vulnerabilities and enhancing adaptation of people and ecosystems to climate change and climate variability, the negative impacts of which are becoming increasingly evident in many parts of the world.

  9. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    January, 2019
    Colombia, Montenegro, Uruguay, Argentina

    Este estudio ha tenido como eje identificar, localizar y cuantificar la disponibilidad y el consumo de los recursos biomásicos en la provincia de Buenos <p></p>Aires, con el fin de promover el desarrollo de la energía renovable. En este sentido y siguiendo criterios de sustentabilidad, se realizó un diagnóstico<p></p>provincial de la oferta y la demanda de combustibles derivados de la biomasa y se obtuvo un balance bioenergético a nivel provincial, que fue desagregado<p></p>a nivel departamental y de radio censal.

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