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- DocumentEconomic Research Forum, Egypt, 2016The Egypt Labor Market Panel Surveys (ELMPSs) of 1998, 2006, and 2012 and Jordan Labor Market Panel Survey (JLMPS) of 2010 have become well-recognised data sources for labour market studies in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).Document
Implication of participatory forest management on Duru-Haitemba and Ufiome Forest reserves and community livelihoodsAJ, 2016The 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.DocumentUnited Nations [UN] World Food Programme, 2016There is agreement in the scientific community that the global food system will experience unprecedented pressure in the coming decades – demographic changes, urban growth, environmental degradation, increasing disaster risk, food price volatility, and climate change will all affect food security patterns.&Document
Perception-based analysis of climate change effect on forest-based livelihood: the case of Vhembe District in South AfricaJàmbá: Journal of Disaster Risk Studies, 2016Forests are vulnerable to climate change and are also major sources of livelihood for many rural households in Africa.DocumentEconomic Research Forum, Egypt, 2016Although gender equality has received a great deal of attention from policymakers as well as researchers, there is still as a large gap between men and women in labor market, especially in Arab societies. In this paper, the authors examine the impact oDocumentUnited Nations [UN] Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, 2016Over the next twenty years, the Caribbean will see a rapid and dramatic ageing of its population. Over this period, the number of older persons will double: the number of persons aged 60 and over will increase from 1.1 million (or 13 per cent of the population) in 2015 to 2 million (or 22 per cent) in 2035.DocumentInstitute for Security Studies, 2016South Africa needs to build an inclusive economy where broad-basedeconomic growth creates productive jobs for the unemployed; increasesDocument
Hot, hungry and starved of investment: supporting smallholders to build a climate-resilient agricultural sector in southern AfricaOxfam, 2016As the African Development Bank meets in southern Africa, one of the strongest and most sustainedDocument
The impact of food assistance on pastoralist livelihoods in humanitarian crises: an evidence synthesis protocolOxfam, 2016This protocol outlines plans for conducting an evidence synthesis on the impact of food aid on pastDocumentClimate and Development, 2011Concerns about the socio-economic impacts of observed and projected climate change have been high on the research agendas of scientists for the last several decades.