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    Suitability of key Central American agroforestry species under future climates: an atlas

    World Agroforestry Centre, 2017
    This atlas provides habitat suitability maps for 54 species that are widely used in Central America for shade in coffee or cocoa agroforestry systems. The 54 species represent 24 fruit species, 24 timber species and 6 species used for soil fertility improvement.
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    Poverty, voice and advocacy: a Haitian study

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2017
    Over the past ten years, Fonkoze (a non-profit organisation in Haiti) has adapted the 'graduation' model of lifting families out of extreme poverty through its Chemen Lavi Miyò (CLM) or 'pathway to a better life' programme. Yet despite international recognition for this approach, Fonkoze’s work is little known within Haitian policy circles on social protection and poverty.
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    Fertilizer and sustainable intensification in Africa

    Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2018
    The paper investigates the important role of fertilizer to enhance sustainable intensification and food security in Sub-Saharan Africa based on a multi-disciplinary literature review. The review starts with a macro-perspective taking population growth, economic development and climate change into account.
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    Climate risks to conservation in Uganda

    United States Agency for International Development, 2017
    This report provides information on the risks of climate change to biodiversity conservation in Uganda. This assessment, based on selected landscapes in Uganda, analyzes biodiversity resources and livelihoods dependent on biodiversity, as well as the ecosystem services on which they both rely.
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    Lessons learned from the Peace Centers for Climate and Social Resilience: An assessment in Borana Zone, Oromia National Regional State, Ethiopia

    United States Agency for International Development, 2017
    Funded by USAID and implemented by the College of Law of Haramaya University, the Peace Centers for Climate and Social Resilience (PCCSR) project seeks to address community vulnerabilities to climate change and improve communities’ capacity for conflict prevention, mitigation and resolution.
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    Gender equality promising practices: Syrian refugees in the Middle East and North Africa

    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 2017
    The report contains practical information as well as moving testimonies as to how Syrian refugees have taken action, with UNHCR and partner support, to empower themselves and promote gender equality.
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    Management regimes for REDD+: an analysis of the regime in the RDS Rio Negro REDD+ pilot

    Noragric, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 2017
    This report is an output of the project ‘Man and forests – an evaluation of management strategies for reduced deforestation (Mana_Forest)’, led by the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), Norway, in partnership with Fundação Amazonas Sustentável, Brazil; Makerere University, Uganda; Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania; the University of Oslo, Norway and the Woods Hole Research
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    Sustainable water management for resilience to climate change impact on society in South Africa (SUWAM)

    SINTEF, 2017
    The report presents the key findings from the project Sustainable water management for resilience to climate change impact on society in South Africa. The project was carried out as a collaboration between SINTEF and Stellenbosch University, with Hessequa Municipality as a partner.
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    Integrating climate change in hydropower development in East Africa

    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 2016
    The main objective of this study was to quantify the impacts of climate change on hydropower resources in East Africa thereby providing a basis for integrating the impact of Climate Change in hydropower development in the region.