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  • Document

    Growing up with disabilities

    Foundation for Social Transformation, 2017
    'Growing up with disabilities' depicts the sexual health and rights of disabled people in the form of a story. This is a pictoral book for parents, teachers, caregivers and others to help talk about sexual issues of disabled youth.
  • Organisation

    Foundation for Social Transformation (FST)

    Registered under the Societies Registration Act of 1860 in December 2005, Foundation for Social Transformation – enabling North East India (FST), is an organisation operating primarily in the north
  • Document

    Marine protected areas (MPAs) in relation to fisheries management: challenges and experiences from developing countries

    Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association, 2014
    As pressure from human activities on the natural world intensifies, and as humans become more aware of their impact on the environment, our interest in and need for protection and planning for sustainable use of our environment has increased tremendously.
  • News

    What have we learned from the powercube?

    19 Dec 2017: Celebrating over 10 years since first being published in 2006, this year provides us with an opportunity to reflect critically on how the powercube has been applied and how it has evolved. So we are looking for your help and asking how has the powercube has assisted you in your work.
  • Document

    Policy framework on African wastewater management and sanitation provision

    GRID Arendal, 2017
    Access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene has been recognized by the international community as a basic human right (UN Resolution 64/292) that is essential to realizing all other human rights. However, a large section of the global population still faces the challenge of accessing these most basic services.
  • Document

    Blue carbon financing of mangrove conservation in the Abidjan Convention Region

    GRID Arendal, 2016
    Coastal vegetated ecosystems such as mangrove forests, seagrass meadows and salt marshes have long benefited coastal communities and fisheries, and in recent years have been recognized internationally for their significant capacity to sequester and store carbon (i.e. ‘blue carbon’) – at rates that surpass those of tropical forests.
  • Document

    Shocks, stresses and universal health coverage: pathways to address resilience and health

    Overseas Development Institute, 2017
    Achieving universal health coverage (UHC) is critical to ensuring sustainable and resilient lives for all, and therefore to meeting the goals set out under the Sustainable Development Agenda. But health and wellbeing are also subject to other risk drivers, such as climate change and disasters, which disrupt the health and financial benefits that UHC can offer.This report explores:
  • Document

    Gendered time, seasonality and nutrition: insights from two Indian districts: Research Brief

    Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia, 2017
    There has been considerable attention to women’s work in nutritional studies, given women’s central role in child-bearing, child-care and child-rearing. Similarly, employment data indicates women’s high work-participation in agriculture – a phenomenon commonly known as the feminisation of agriculture, albeit as labourers and unpaid family workers, rather than independent cultivators. 
  • Document

    Explaining cross-state disparities in child nutrition in rural India

    Elsevier, 2015
    What drives the large disparities in height-for-age distributions among Indian states - variation in observed nutrition-related endowments, such as wealth or maternal education, or differential strengths of relationships across states between endowments and height-for-age?