Lebanon and Food security
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- Ensuring human security can lead to better opportunities for human development in the Arab world
- M. El-Sayyid; M. Al-Rasheed; S. Benjelloun; et al / Human Development Report Office, UNDP 2009
- This report examines human development in the Arab world through a human security lens, calling on policymakers and other stakeholders to move away from a state-centric conception of security to one which also concentrates on the secu...
- Climate change could fuel further conflict in the Middle East
- O. Brown; A. Crawford / International Institute for Sustainable Development, Winnipeg 2009
- Climate models are predicting a hotter, drier and less predictable climate in the Middle East, a region already considered the world's most water-scarce and where, in many places, demand for water already outstrips supply. This report...
- What does water as a human right mean in the Middle East and North Africa region?
- A.K. Biswas (ed); E. Rached (ed); C. Tortajada (ed) / International Development Research Centre 2008
- In 1992, a United Nations declaration proclaimed water as a human right. However, the water profession and the vast majority of governments in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region have not paid much attention. This on...
- Persisting rural poverty in the Near East and North Africa (NENA) region
- I. Christensen; B. Veillerette; S. Andricopulos / International Fund for Agricultural Development 2007
- Poverty in the Near East and North Africa region (NENA) is mainly a rural phenomenon. Almost half (48%) the area’s population lives in rural areas. This report focuses on key rural poverty issues in 13 diverse countries in the r...