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Credits where credit’s due: a guide to community-level carbon forestry project development
R. Lasco; F. Pulhin; A. Alforte; D. Wilson / World Agroforestry Centre, 2014
This guide argues that forests are central to sustaining life on our planet. It is estimated that between 500 million and 1 billion smallholds manage agroforestry-based systems or rely on remnant forests to meet subsistence needs. The...
The Women's Earth & Climate Action Network (WECAN)
The Women's Earth & Climate Action Network (formerly IWECI) is a solutions-based, multi-faceted effort established to engage women worldwide to take action as powerful stakeholders in climate change and sustainability solutions.
Meta-analysis of crop responses to conservation agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa
M. Corbeels; R.K Sakyi; R.F Kühne; A. Whitbread / Climate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2014
The aim of this study is to compare and combine the results from different conservation agriculture experiments using meta-analysis in the hope of identifying patterns among study results, sources of disagreement among those results, ...
Technological catch-up and indigenous institutional infrastructures in latecomer natural resource-related industries: an exploration of the role of EMBRAPA in Brazil’s soybeans and forestry-based pulp and paper industries
P.N. Figueiredo / International Research Initiative on Brazil and Africa, 2014
This article reports the results of an exploratory study on the role of indigenous institutional infrastructures in the accumulation of world-leading innovative capabilities (technological catch-up) in natural resource-related industr...
Topic guide: ecosystem services
D. Roe / Evidence on Demand, 2014
The purpose of this Topic Guide is to assemble a set of learning resources that will contribute to the development of the professional competence of DFID Advisers around the issue of ecosystem services and integrating this issue into ...
Environmental migration and labor markets in Nepal
J. Maystadt; V. Mueller; A. Sebastian / International Food Policy Research Institute, 2014
This discussion paper focuses on how migration impacts the labour markets of receiving communities in developing countries.  It investigates the impact of weather-driven internal migration on labour markets in a post-confl...
A new market-based climate change solution achieving 2∘C and equity
M. Nishimura / Wiley Online Library, 2014
This opinion article argues that current climate change strategies seem increasingly incapable of averting planetary catastrophe. It argues that while the United Nations (UN) strategy places responsibility for CO2 reduction on ...
Natural systems and climate change resilience in the Lower Mekong Basin: future directions for biodiversity, agriculture and livelihoods in a rapidly changing environment
J. Carew-Reid; L. Taylor / International Centre for Environmental Management, 2014
This report finds that despite the diversity of livelihoods and ecosystems In the Lower Mekong Basin, most sectors’ resilience to climate change is dependent on health natural ecosystems. This report draws on climate chan...
Women’s participation in green growth – a potential fully realised?
2012
Environmental degradation and climate change are not gender neutral. They disproportionately affect the poor; and women, in turn, constitute the majority of the world’s poor. Green economies combat life-threatening en...
Global water demand projections: past, present and future
U.A. Upali; V. Smakhtin / International Water Management Institute, 2014
This research paper focuses on water demand projections (WDPs) which are widely used for future water resource planning. It argues that accurate WDPs can reduce waste or scarcity associated with overdevelopment or underdevelopment, re...
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Credits where credit’s due: a guide to community-level carbon forestry project development
R. Lasco; F. Pulhin; A. Alforte; D. Wilson / World Agroforestry Centre, 2014
This guide argues that forests are central to sustaining life on our planet. It is estimated that between 500 million and 1 billion smallholds manage agroforestry-based systems or rely on remnant forests to meet subsistence needs. The...
Meta-analysis of crop responses to conservation agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa
M. Corbeels; R.K Sakyi; R.F Kühne; A. Whitbread / Climate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2014
The aim of this study is to compare and combine the results from different conservation agriculture experiments using meta-analysis in the hope of identifying patterns among study results, sources of disagreement among those results, ...
Technological catch-up and indigenous institutional infrastructures in latecomer natural resource-related industries: an exploration of the role of EMBRAPA in Brazil’s soybeans and forestry-based pulp and paper industries
P.N. Figueiredo / International Research Initiative on Brazil and Africa, 2014
This article reports the results of an exploratory study on the role of indigenous institutional infrastructures in the accumulation of world-leading innovative capabilities (technological catch-up) in natural resource-related industr...
Topic guide: ecosystem services
D. Roe / Evidence on Demand, 2014
The purpose of this Topic Guide is to assemble a set of learning resources that will contribute to the development of the professional competence of DFID Advisers around the issue of ecosystem services and integrating this issue into ...
Environmental migration and labor markets in Nepal
J. Maystadt; V. Mueller; A. Sebastian / International Food Policy Research Institute, 2014
This discussion paper focuses on how migration impacts the labour markets of receiving communities in developing countries.  It investigates the impact of weather-driven internal migration on labour markets in a post-confl...
A new market-based climate change solution achieving 2∘C and equity
M. Nishimura / Wiley Online Library, 2014
This opinion article argues that current climate change strategies seem increasingly incapable of averting planetary catastrophe. It argues that while the United Nations (UN) strategy places responsibility for CO2 reduction on ...
Natural systems and climate change resilience in the Lower Mekong Basin: future directions for biodiversity, agriculture and livelihoods in a rapidly changing environment
J. Carew-Reid; L. Taylor / International Centre for Environmental Management, 2014
This report finds that despite the diversity of livelihoods and ecosystems In the Lower Mekong Basin, most sectors’ resilience to climate change is dependent on health natural ecosystems. This report draws on climate chan...
Women’s participation in green growth – a potential fully realised?
2012
Environmental degradation and climate change are not gender neutral. They disproportionately affect the poor; and women, in turn, constitute the majority of the world’s poor. Green economies combat life-threatening en...
Global water demand projections: past, present and future
U.A. Upali; V. Smakhtin / International Water Management Institute, 2014
This research paper focuses on water demand projections (WDPs) which are widely used for future water resource planning. It argues that accurate WDPs can reduce waste or scarcity associated with overdevelopment or underdevelopment, re...
Environmental impact assessment in sustainable water resources development: major issues of consideration
T. Bekele Adgolign; S. Rao / Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal, 2014
This paper argues that to bring more environmental integrity to water resources development, major challenges such as population pressure, climate change, planning and policies should be properly addressed. The paper aims ...
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The Women's Earth & Climate Action Network (WECAN)
The Women's Earth & Climate Action Network (formerly IWECI) is a solutions-based, multi-faceted effort established to engage women worldwide to take action as powerful stakeholders in climate change and sustainability solutions.
The Netherlands Commission for Environmental Assessment (NCEA)
The Netherlands Commission for Environmental Assessment (NCEA) is an independent expert body that provides advisory services and capacity development on environmental assessment.
Heinrich Böll Stiftung Southern Africa
Green focused think tank
Agricultural Growth Program (AGP)
The development objective of the Agricultural Growth Program (AGP) in Ethiopia is to increase agricultural productivity and market access for key crop and livestock products (these are those making up the bulk of current agricultural commodities in the selected woredas and including commodities selected for value-chain) with increased participation of women and youth (landless youth).
Arc Finance
Arc Finance is a global non-profit that brings together practitioners, funders, pro-poor enterprises, and end-users to develop solutions for access to finance for clean energy and water.
CUTS Centre for International Trade, Economics & Environment (CUTS CITEE)
CUTS Centre for International Trade, Economics & Environment (CUTS CITEE) is a programme centre of CUTS International, a civil society organisation working on public interest issues of Trade, Economic Regulations, Governance and Human Development, with its headquarters in Jaipur, India and presence in Nairobi (Kenya), Lusaka (Zambia), Accra (Ghana), Hanoi (Vietnam) and Geneva (Switzerland).
National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES)
The National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) is a research institute addressing environmental issues. NIES is based in Japan.
ecoAmerica
National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM)
The Ministry of Home Affairs for the Government of India
Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal (STAR)
STAR Journal is an open-access journal which publishes research related to the fields of Science, Technology and Arts.
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