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Working with Gender in Rural Afghanistan: Experiences from Norwegian-funded NGO projects - norad.no
T. Wimpelmann; A. Strand / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway, 2014
Gender equality and women’s rights is a key priority for Norway’s foreign and development policy in general and in Afghanistan in particular. Gender considerations are included in most of Norway’s development coopera...
Instituting REDD+: An analysis of the processes and outcomes of two pilot projects in Brazil and Tanzania
A. Vatn / International Institute for Environment and Development, 2013
REDD readiness is about developing national strategies for REDD+ including the necessary systems to ensure reduced DD, encompassing systems for monitoring/carbon accounting and distribution of international compensations. Establishing...
The Ongo Community Forest REDD+ pilot Project, Uganda: A socioeconomic baseline survey
G. Nabanoga; E. Ssenyonjo; J. Namaalwa / Environmental Economics Programme, IIED, 2012
This report aims to synthesise information on current socioeconomic conditions within the villages that are to be involved in the Ecotrust Pro-Poor REDD+ pilot project in the Masindi district of western Uganda. Results from this resea...
The Kilosa District REDD+ pilot project, Tanzania: A socioeconomic baseline study
G.C. Kajembe / International Institute for Environment and Development, 2013
Tanzania has decided to embark upon a national REDD programme to meet its obligations of managing its forests sustainably while responding to poverty reduction initiatives. As part of the REDD Readiness phase, nine pilot projects are ...
How does Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net program affect livestock accumulation and children’s education?
B.L. Debela; S.T. Holden / Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2014
The report uses panel data from Northern Ethiopia to investigate the welfare impact of Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Program. We assess whether the program raised livestock asset levels and children’s education among pa...
Land valuation and perceptions of land sales prohibition in Ethiopia
S.T. Holden; S. Bezu / Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2014
This study investigates attitudes towards legalizing land sales and Willingness to Accept (WTA) sales prices and compensation prices for land among smallholder households in four different areas in the Oromia and SNNP Regions in the s...
Knowledge networks on the use of biodiversity for sustainable livestock production in Latin America: A model platform for capacity building
G.M. Rusch / Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, 2014
Knowledge networks are self-organized struct ures where knowledge generation and exchange take place, thereby providing a basis which capacity building programs can build on by facilitating activities that promote knowledge exchange a...
Adaptable neighbours: movement patterns of GPS-collared leopards in human dominated landscapes in India
M. Odden / PLoS ONE, 2014
Understanding the nature of the interactions between humans and wildlife is of vital importance for conflict mitigation. We equipped five leopards with GPS-collars in Maharashtra (4) and Himachal Pradesh (1), India, to study movement ...
Going offshore: How development finance institutions support companies using the world’s most secretive financial centres
M. Vervynckt / European Network on Debt and Development, 2014
Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) are government-controlled institutions that, as this report shows, often support private sector projects that are routed through tax havens, using scarce public money. By supporting projects in ...
Thirsty, hungry and no power? : African resources in a global world
T. Oestigaard / Nordic Africa Institute / Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Uppsala, 2014
Water, food and energy are fundamental to African development. However, several crucial issues need to be addressed. Are African resources used to meet African needs or are they being exploited to satisfy the needs of other actors fac...
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Working with Gender in Rural Afghanistan: Experiences from Norwegian-funded NGO projects - norad.no
T. Wimpelmann; A. Strand / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway, 2014
Gender equality and women’s rights is a key priority for Norway’s foreign and development policy in general and in Afghanistan in particular. Gender considerations are included in most of Norway’s development coopera...
Instituting REDD+: An analysis of the processes and outcomes of two pilot projects in Brazil and Tanzania
A. Vatn / International Institute for Environment and Development, 2013
REDD readiness is about developing national strategies for REDD+ including the necessary systems to ensure reduced DD, encompassing systems for monitoring/carbon accounting and distribution of international compensations. Establishing...
The Ongo Community Forest REDD+ pilot Project, Uganda: A socioeconomic baseline survey
G. Nabanoga; E. Ssenyonjo; J. Namaalwa / Environmental Economics Programme, IIED, 2012
This report aims to synthesise information on current socioeconomic conditions within the villages that are to be involved in the Ecotrust Pro-Poor REDD+ pilot project in the Masindi district of western Uganda. Results from this resea...
The Kilosa District REDD+ pilot project, Tanzania: A socioeconomic baseline study
G.C. Kajembe / International Institute for Environment and Development, 2013
Tanzania has decided to embark upon a national REDD programme to meet its obligations of managing its forests sustainably while responding to poverty reduction initiatives. As part of the REDD Readiness phase, nine pilot projects are ...
How does Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net program affect livestock accumulation and children’s education?
B.L. Debela; S.T. Holden / Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2014
The report uses panel data from Northern Ethiopia to investigate the welfare impact of Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Program. We assess whether the program raised livestock asset levels and children’s education among pa...
Land valuation and perceptions of land sales prohibition in Ethiopia
S.T. Holden; S. Bezu / Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2014
This study investigates attitudes towards legalizing land sales and Willingness to Accept (WTA) sales prices and compensation prices for land among smallholder households in four different areas in the Oromia and SNNP Regions in the s...
Knowledge networks on the use of biodiversity for sustainable livestock production in Latin America: A model platform for capacity building
G.M. Rusch / Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, 2014
Knowledge networks are self-organized struct ures where knowledge generation and exchange take place, thereby providing a basis which capacity building programs can build on by facilitating activities that promote knowledge exchange a...
Adaptable neighbours: movement patterns of GPS-collared leopards in human dominated landscapes in India
M. Odden / PLoS ONE, 2014
Understanding the nature of the interactions between humans and wildlife is of vital importance for conflict mitigation. We equipped five leopards with GPS-collars in Maharashtra (4) and Himachal Pradesh (1), India, to study movement ...
Going offshore: How development finance institutions support companies using the world’s most secretive financial centres
M. Vervynckt / European Network on Debt and Development, 2014
Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) are government-controlled institutions that, as this report shows, often support private sector projects that are routed through tax havens, using scarce public money. By supporting projects in ...
Thirsty, hungry and no power? : African resources in a global world
T. Oestigaard / Nordic Africa Institute / Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Uppsala, 2014
Water, food and energy are fundamental to African development. However, several crucial issues need to be addressed. Are African resources used to meet African needs or are they being exploited to satisfy the needs of other actors fac...
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Bioforsk / Norwegian Institute for Agricultural and Environmental Research
Bioforsk conducts applied and specifically targeted research linked to multifunctional agriculture and rural development, plant sciences, environmental protection and natural resource management. International collaboration is given high priority.
Diakonhjemmet University College
Norwegian Peacebuilding Centre (Noref)
Noref – The Norwegian Peacebuilding Centre (Norsk Ressurssenter for Fredsbygging) – is a resource centre integrating knowledge and experience to strengthen peacebuilding policy and practice. The objectives of Noref are: To support Norwegian peacebuilding policies and practices by acting as a focal point for these efforts. To support Norwegian...
Journal of Agriculture and Environment
The Journal of Agriculture and Environment is devoted to the cause of advancing understanding on the various aspects of Agriculture, Farming Systems and Environment through literature review, theoretical analysis, research and practical experiences. Besides research and review papers, case studies, methodological approach, book reviews, reports on seminars and meetings, short communications, and l...
Farmers' Rights
The Farmers' Rights website has been developed as a tool for decision makers, practitioners, and others involved in the realisation of Farmers' Rights. It is also intended as an information source for researchers and other interested individuals. The website provides information on the history, legal status and contents of Farmers' Rights, on the state of implementation of these rights...
The Norwegian Embassy in Tanzania
The Government of the Kingdom of Norway and the United Republic of Tanzania established diplomatic relations more than 30 years ago and the two countries have ever since enjoyed cordial relationship. The Norwegian Embassy in Tanzania is responsible for carrying out official and diplomatic communication between the two governments, as well as overseeing development co-operation between Norway and T...
Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB)
Norwegian University of Life Sciences is a leading international centre of knowledge, focused on higher education and research within environmental- and biosciences. UMB focuses specifically on biology, food, environment, land use and natural resource management.
Bergen Open Research Archive (BORA)
BORA is an institutional repository containing scientific and research related material from the University of Bergen. Here you will find full-text peer-reviewed journal articles, theses, dissertations and other digital research materials.
Encyclopedia of Earth (EoE)
The Encyclopedia of Earth is an electronic reference about the Earth, its natural environments, and their interaction with society. The Encyclopedia is a free, fully searchable collection of articles written by scholars, professionals, educators, and experts who collaborate and review each other's work. The articles are written in non-technical language and will be useful to students, educators, s...
The RORG Network
The RORG-network is a network of Norwegian NGOs engaged in Development Education in Norway. Their website looks to address concerns regarding the north/south development dynamic and global issues, including globalisation, debt, development cooperation, poverty eradication, World Bank - IMF, trade/WTO etc.
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