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The Green Growth Platform: inspiring a green approach to development
UONGOZI Institute / Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development, 2013
In Tanzania, and in Africa generally, there is growing awareness that the economy and environment cannot be viewed and treated as two separate domains in policy and practice. Rather, both are intrinsic to human existence and will need...
Managing natural resources to ensure prosperity in Africa
UONGOZI Institute / Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development, 2013
The discovery and extraction of natural resources has the potential to finance rapid, sustained and broad-based development. However, the historical record of resource discoveries in developing countries is deeply worrying. Often disc...
Thinking outside the box: a case for promoting the charcoal industry in Tanzania
G.R. Kifukwe / UONGOZI Institute / Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development, 2013
Charcoal is Tanzania’s most important domestic energy source and this is not likely to change in the foreseeable future. Demand for charcoal is rising as Tanzania’s population grows and becomes increasingly urban. Yet, des...
Towards a green economy: exploring the potential of forestry in Tanzania through the Green Growth Platform
UONGOZI Institute / Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development, 2013
Economic growth is needed across Africa to tackle poverty, but countries cannot disregard the adverse impact of growth on the environment. Green growth aims to eliminate the dichotomy that traditionally exists between the economy and ...
Natural resources, the environment and conflict
African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2011
This report emanates from an exploratory study conducted in 2009 by the African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD), in collaboration with the Madariaga-College of Europe Foundation. With a focus on Burundi, th...
Towards Agenda 2063: re-inventing partnership on extractive governance
O. Bello / South African Institute of International Affairs, 2015
The demand for effective resource governance partnerships has grown in line with pressure on Africa’s extractive industries to deliver inclusive and sustainable development. This briefing outlines key principles that should fram...
Understanding Mountain Poverty in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas : Regional Report for Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan
International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2011
Around 211 million people reside in the greater Himalayan region, but there is a lack of cohesive information on their socioeconomic status. In general, issues such as whether, how, and why mountain poverty differs from national pover...
Climate change in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas: The state of current knowledge
S.P. Singh; I. Bassignana-Khadka; B.S. Karky; E. Sharma / International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2011
The Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) region is one of the most ecologically sensitive and fragile areas in the world. In all likelihood, the effects of climate change will become evident here first and with the greatest intensity. This repo...
Water wars: enduring myth or impending reality
H. Solomon; A. Turton / African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2000
Within the context of the South, water security does not simply translate into economic development, but also food security, and the very survival of states and their citizens. Under these circumstances, it is hardly surprising that t...
Pro-Poor Value Chain Development for High ValueProducts in Mountain Regions: Indian Bay Leaf
M. Kollmair; D. Choudhary; B.H. Pandit; G.H. Kinhal / International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2011
Production of high value products and services can help reduce poverty in mountain regions. Value chains can be used to describe the activities and benefits involved in bringing such a product from the producer to the market, and anal...
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The Green Growth Platform: inspiring a green approach to development
UONGOZI Institute / Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development, 2013
In Tanzania, and in Africa generally, there is growing awareness that the economy and environment cannot be viewed and treated as two separate domains in policy and practice. Rather, both are intrinsic to human existence and will need...
Managing natural resources to ensure prosperity in Africa
UONGOZI Institute / Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development, 2013
The discovery and extraction of natural resources has the potential to finance rapid, sustained and broad-based development. However, the historical record of resource discoveries in developing countries is deeply worrying. Often disc...
Thinking outside the box: a case for promoting the charcoal industry in Tanzania
G.R. Kifukwe / UONGOZI Institute / Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development, 2013
Charcoal is Tanzania’s most important domestic energy source and this is not likely to change in the foreseeable future. Demand for charcoal is rising as Tanzania’s population grows and becomes increasingly urban. Yet, des...
Towards a green economy: exploring the potential of forestry in Tanzania through the Green Growth Platform
UONGOZI Institute / Institute of African Leadership for Sustainable Development, 2013
Economic growth is needed across Africa to tackle poverty, but countries cannot disregard the adverse impact of growth on the environment. Green growth aims to eliminate the dichotomy that traditionally exists between the economy and the en...
Natural resources, the environment and conflict
African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2011
This report emanates from an exploratory study conducted in 2009 by the African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD), in collaboration with the Madariaga-College of Europe Foundation. With a focus on Burundi, th...
Towards Agenda 2063: re-inventing partnership on extractive governance
O. Bello / South African Institute of International Affairs, 2015
The demand for effective resource governance partnerships has grown in line with pressure on Africa’s extractive industries to deliver inclusive and sustainable development. This briefing outlines key principles that should fram...
Understanding Mountain Poverty in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas : Regional Report for Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan
International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2011
Around 211 million people reside in the greater Himalayan region, but there is a lack of cohesive information on their socioeconomic status. In general, issues such as whether, how, and why mountain poverty differs from national pover...
Climate change in the Hindu Kush-Himalayas: The state of current knowledge
S.P. Singh; I. Bassignana-Khadka; B.S. Karky; E. Sharma / International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2011
The Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) region is one of the most ecologically sensitive and fragile areas in the world. In all likelihood, the effects of climate change will become evident here first and with the greatest intensity. This repo...
Water wars: enduring myth or impending reality
H. Solomon; A. Turton / African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2000
Within the context of the South, water security does not simply translate into economic development, but also food security, and the very survival of states and their citizens. Under these circumstances, it is hardly surprising that t...
Pro-Poor Value Chain Development for High ValueProducts in Mountain Regions: Indian Bay Leaf
M. Kollmair; D. Choudhary; B.H. Pandit; G.H. Kinhal / International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2011
Production of high value products and services can help reduce poverty in mountain regions. Value chains can be used to describe the activities and benefits involved in bringing such a product from the producer to the market, and anal...
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Centre for Micro Finance, India (CMF)
The Centre for Micro Finance aims to improve the accessibility and quality of financial services for the poor through rigorous research, knowledge dissemination and evidence-based policy outreach. Most CMF research projects entail the collection of primary data via survey instruments. Once CMF data sets are cleaned and analyzed they are made publicly available online and can be accessible via...
Development Support Center (DSC)
Development Support Center (DSC) is an Indian resource organisation that provides knowledge based support to Non-Government Organisations (NGOs), government agencies and other stakeholders in the field of natural resource management.
Sustainable Development 2015 (SD2015)
The Sustainable Development 2015 website provides the latest news, information and expert analysis around the global decision-making process to define a new set of global goals to eradicate poverty through sustainable development, known as the post-2015 development agenda. The website forms part of a wider multi-stakeholder engagement programme run by Stakeholder Forum and CIVICUS, in c...
Reseau de Lutte contre la Faim (RELUFA)
The REseau de LUtte contre la FAim (RELUFA) is a non-partisan national network of Cameroonian ecumenical and secular non-profit organizations and mainstream churches. The member organizations come from all regions in Cameroon and have joined forces to develop common strategies against systemic problems of hunger, poverty, and socio-, economic- and environmental injustice
Centre pour l'Environnement et le Développement / Centre for Environment and Development (CED)
Research and advocacy organisation promoting sustainable livelihoods and the protection of natural resources in Cameroon.
International Journal of Environmental Science and Development (IJESD)
International Journal of Environmental Science and Development (IJESD) is an international academic open access journal. It aims to promote the integration of environmental science and development.
Grail Research
Market research organisation. Grail Research has offices in Massachusetts, New York, Beijing, Johannesburg, and Noida, a satellite town adjoining the Indian capital, New Delhi.
Professional Development for Livelihoods Advisers Website (PLOW)
PLOW was funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) and supported the professional development of DFID livelihoods advisers. Site was operational between 2006-2008, and is now archived.
TI-UP Resource Centre
TI-UP is a key resource centre providing a one-stop shop for knowledge in the combined fields of Technology, Infrastructure and Urban Planning, serving The UK's Department for International Development (DFID) infrastructure advisors, programme managers, DFID's partners in developing countries, and the wider international development community.
Pastoralism
Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice is an interdisciplinary and peer-reviewed journal on extensive livestock production systems throughout the world. Pastoralists rely on rangelands and livestock for their livelihoods, but exhibit different levels of mobility and market involvement, and operate under a variety of different land tenure regimes. Pastoralism publishes research that influences...
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