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The Oil for Development Programme: annual report 2015
Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
The Norwegian Government launched the Oil for Development (OfD) Programme in 2005. The creation of the programme led to a considerable increase in petroleum-related aid. 10 years later, it represents an important contribution ...
Strengthening the oil and gas sector in Iraq
Cecilie Hellestveit / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
This report presents a review of a bilateral cooperation in the petroleum sector between Norway and Iraq. The cooperation was initiated in 2004 and has been organized in two phases; this review is limited to current programme ...
Implication of participatory forest management on Duru-Haitemba and Ufiome Forest reserves and community livelihoods
Naima A.M. Hersi; Richard YM Kangalawe / AJ 2016
The fate of the forest is usually connected with forest management systems, societal demands as well as exposure to major disturbances such as wildfires, heavy browsing animals. Since the early 1990s, Tanzania have adopted participato...
Forest adjacent households’ voices on their perceptions and adaptation strategies to climate change in Kilombero District, Tanzania
C. Balama / Springer 2016
Climate change is a global and local challenge to both sustainable livelihoods and economic development. Tanzania as other countries of the world has been affected. Several studies have been conducted on farmers’ perceptions and ...
Climate change, children and poverty: engaging children and youth in policy debate and action
B. Mauger; A. Minujin; S. Cocco-Klein / Comparative Research Programme on Poverty 2016
Children’s vulnerability to climate change can be understood as an intersection of three axes. The first is exposure; the extent to which children live in a physical location that is vulnerable to drought, floods, extreme weather...
REDD+ finance flows 2009-2014: trends and lessons learned in REDDX countries
G. Silva-Chávez; B. Schaap; J. Breitfeller / Forest Trends 2015
The study follows the money trail in 13 countries that account for 65 percent of the globe’s tropical forest cover under the U.N.’s Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) initiative, a key part ...
Seeing through fishers' lenses: Exploring marine ecological changes within Mafia Island Merine Park, Tanzania
V. H. Moshy; I. Bryceson / SAGE 2016
nsights from traditional ecological knowledge (TEK) of the marine environment are difficult to integrate into conventional science knowledge (CSK) initiatives. Where TEK is integrated into CSK at all, it is usually either marginalized...
Strengthening displaced women's housing, land and property rights in Afghanistan
J. Madzarevic; S. Rao / Norwegian Refugee Council 2014
This report captures the Norwegian Refugee Council’s (NRC) groundbreaking work in Afghanistan, including NRC’s role in bringing greater understanding and visibility to Afghan women’s housing, land and property (WHLP) is...
Life can change: securing housing, land and property rights for displaced women
Monica Sanchez Bermudez; Laura Cunial; Kirstie Farmer / Norwegian Refugee Council 2014
In  many  places  affected  by  conflict  and  crisis,  displaced  women continue  to  live  in  extreme  vulnerability.  They  often  suffer  u...
Alliances for Religions and Conservations (ARC) “Faith Engagement in Climate Smart Agriculture and Sustainable Land Management in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda
P. Vedeld; C. J. Cavanagh; J. B. Aune / Noragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences 2015
This is a desk appraisal of the Alliances for Religions and Conservations (ARC) done for the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad) by the Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Noragric, at the...
Items 91 to 100 of 1681

Items 91 to 100 of 1583

Strengthening the oil and gas sector in Iraq
Cecilie Hellestveit / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
This report presents a review of a bilateral cooperation in the petroleum sector between Norway and Iraq. The cooperation was initiated in 2004 and has been organized in two phases; this review is limited to current programme ...
Implication of participatory forest management on Duru-Haitemba and Ufiome Forest reserves and community livelihoods
Naima A.M. Hersi; Richard YM Kangalawe / AJ 2016
The fate of the forest is usually connected with forest management systems, societal demands as well as exposure to major disturbances such as wildfires, heavy browsing animals. Since the early 1990s, Tanzania have adopted participato...
Forest adjacent households’ voices on their perceptions and adaptation strategies to climate change in Kilombero District, Tanzania
C. Balama / Springer 2016
Climate change is a global and local challenge to both sustainable livelihoods and economic development. Tanzania as other countries of the world has been affected. Several studies have been conducted on farmers’ perceptions and ...
Climate change, children and poverty: engaging children and youth in policy debate and action
B. Mauger; A. Minujin; S. Cocco-Klein / Comparative Research Programme on Poverty 2016
Children’s vulnerability to climate change can be understood as an intersection of three axes. The first is exposure; the extent to which children live in a physical location that is vulnerable to drought, floods, extreme weather...
REDD+ finance flows 2009-2014: trends and lessons learned in REDDX countries
G. Silva-Chávez; B. Schaap; J. Breitfeller / Forest Trends 2015
The study follows the money trail in 13 countries that account for 65 percent of the globe’s tropical forest cover under the U.N.’s Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) initiative, a key part ...
Seeing through fishers' lenses: Exploring marine ecological changes within Mafia Island Merine Park, Tanzania
V. H. Moshy; I. Bryceson / SAGE 2016
nsights from traditional ecological knowledge (TEK) of the marine environment are difficult to integrate into conventional science knowledge (CSK) initiatives. Where TEK is integrated into CSK at all, it is usually either marginalized...
Strengthening displaced women's housing, land and property rights in Afghanistan
J. Madzarevic; S. Rao / Norwegian Refugee Council 2014
This report captures the Norwegian Refugee Council’s (NRC) groundbreaking work in Afghanistan, including NRC’s role in bringing greater understanding and visibility to Afghan women’s housing, land and property (WHLP) is...
Life can change: securing housing, land and property rights for displaced women
Monica Sanchez Bermudez; Laura Cunial; Kirstie Farmer / Norwegian Refugee Council 2014
In  many  places  affected  by  conflict  and  crisis,  displaced  women continue  to  live  in  extreme  vulnerability.  They  often  suffer  u...
Alliances for Religions and Conservations (ARC) “Faith Engagement in Climate Smart Agriculture and Sustainable Land Management in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda
P. Vedeld; C. J. Cavanagh; J. B. Aune / Noragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences 2015
This is a desk appraisal of the Alliances for Religions and Conservations (ARC) done for the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad) by the Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Noragric, at the...
The Norwegian climate and forest funding to civil society: key results 2013-2015
Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD 2016
Civil society is an important complement to the bilateral and multilateral support under Norway’s Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI). From indigenous peoples’ networks, through watchdogs and knowledge and service provider...
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GRID Arendal
Environmental information on the polar regions, the Nordic countries and adjacent seas. Part of the UNEP GRID network (see separate entry). UNEP/GRID-Arendal concentrates its efforts on the collection integration, analysis and dissemination of environmental data from existing sources. GRID-Arendal specialises in advanced Geographic Information Systems (GIS), data preparation and modelling, da...
Joint Global Ocean Flux Study (JGOFS)
Oceanographic processes research programme, aiming to understand better the processes controlling, regional to global and seasonal to interannual fluxes of carbon between the atmosphere, surface ocean and ocean interior, and their sensitivity to climate changes. It is a Component of the IGBP (see separate entry). The International Project Office WWW includes background information on the proje...
Bibsys
System for searching entire Norwegian academic library catalogues in a single action. Also possible to select individual catalogues.
Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway (CMI)
CMI is committed to a balance between applied and theoretical research. Focus is on development and human rights issues and on international conditions that effect such issues. CMI research intends to assist policy formulation, improve the basis for decision-making and promote public debate on international development issues. Website offers access to a selection of its publications, and to its ex...
Noragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences
Noragric is the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB) international gateway for its seven departments, as well as for the Norwegian College of Veterinary Medicine (NVH) and for Norwegian Agricultural Research International (NARI), which form alliances with UMB. Noragric focuses on agricultural development and livelihood security; biodiversity and natural resource management; and on rights, c...
Norwegian Social Science Data Services (NSD)
The Norwegian Social Science Data Services (NSD) is a national resource centre servicing the research community. Its main objective is to secure easy access for the Norwegian research community to data and to provide various services. Services include the Norwegian Research Database (NFI) which documents research projects and related publications in the social sciences, the humanities, medicine,...
Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP)
CROP was established by the International Social Science Council in 1992. It is a world-wide network of researchers and experts on poverty. The aim of the Programme is to establish a common arena for interdisciplinary and comparative research on poverty in developed and developing countries. CROP organises regional workshops, symposia and international conferences, promotes joint research project...
Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD (NORAD)
Norwegian government's development cooperation agency. WWW site in Norwegian and, in part, in English includes policy overview, country programme details, and statistics of Norwegian development cooperation.
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