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Indian Sundarbans Delta: a vision
A.A. Danda; S. Gayathri; A. Ghosh / World Wildlife Fund, India, 2011
This document highlights the need for climate change adaptation solutions in the Indian Sundarbans Delta and proposes an alternative scenario to the ‘business as usual'. This document argues that highly informed policy de...
Agricultural Growth Program (AGP)
The development objective of the Agricultural Growth Program (AGP) in Ethiopia is to increase agricultural productivity and market access for key crop and livestock products (these are those making up the bulk of current agricultural commodities in the selected woredas and including commodities selected for value-chain) with increased participation of women and youth (landless youth).
Arc Finance
Arc Finance is a global non-profit that brings together practitioners, funders, pro-poor enterprises, and end-users to develop solutions for access to finance for clean energy and water.
Study of the vulnerability of coastal areas of the Algerian Basin with the GIS
M.K. Mihoubi; R. Belkessa; M.A. Latreche / International Journal of Environmental Science and Development, 2014
This journal article studies the impact of climate change, high population density and pollution on the coast of the Bay of Algiers. The paper also looks at the potential exposure to risks of erosion and seawater intrusion. The...
Agricultural Water management technology expansion and impact on crop yields in northern Burkina Faso (1980-2010): a review
J. Morris; J. Barron / Challenge Program on Water and Food, 2014
Exploring the links between adoption of agricultural water management interventions and livelihoods in northern Burkina Faso This 30-year study synthesizes evidence, at the sub-national scale of region, across northern Burkina ...
Microfinance for ecosystem-based adaptation: options, costs and benefits
J. Buenfil / Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Medio Ambiente, 2014
With a focus on smallholder farmers, this report explores the microfinance options for the promotion of ecosystem-based, climate change adaptation options. It selects 40 principles which may be implemented independently or in c...
CUTS Centre for International Trade, Economics & Environment (CUTS CITEE)
CUTS Centre for International Trade, Economics & Environment (CUTS CITEE) is a programme centre of CUTS International, a civil society organisation working on public interest issues of Trade, Economic Regulations, Governance and Human Development, with its headquarters in Jaipur, India and presence in Nairobi (Kenya), Lusaka (Zambia), Accra (Ghana), Hanoi (Vietnam) and Geneva (Switzerland).
National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES)
The National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) is a research institute addressing environmental issues. NIES is based in Japan.
On-farm treatment options for wastewater, greywater and fecal sludge with special reference to West Africa
B. Keraita; P. Drechsel; A. Klutse; O.O. Cofie / International Water Management Institute, 2014
This paper focuses on the on-farm treatment of waste water, particularly in West Africa, and argues that while although it can hardly replace conventional treatment, it can contribute to risk reduction, especially if combined with oth...
ecoAmerica
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Indian Sundarbans Delta: a vision
A.A. Danda; S. Gayathri; A. Ghosh / World Wildlife Fund, India, 2011
This document highlights the need for climate change adaptation solutions in the Indian Sundarbans Delta and proposes an alternative scenario to the ‘business as usual'. This document argues that highly informed policy de...
Study of the vulnerability of coastal areas of the Algerian Basin with the GIS
M.K. Mihoubi; R. Belkessa; M.A. Latreche / International Journal of Environmental Science and Development, 2014
This journal article studies the impact of climate change, high population density and pollution on the coast of the Bay of Algiers. The paper also looks at the potential exposure to risks of erosion and seawater intrusion. The...
Agricultural Water management technology expansion and impact on crop yields in northern Burkina Faso (1980-2010): a review
J. Morris; J. Barron / Challenge Program on Water and Food, 2014
Exploring the links between adoption of agricultural water management interventions and livelihoods in northern Burkina Faso This 30-year study synthesizes evidence, at the sub-national scale of region, across northern Burkina ...
Microfinance for ecosystem-based adaptation: options, costs and benefits
J. Buenfil / Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Medio Ambiente, 2014
With a focus on smallholder farmers, this report explores the microfinance options for the promotion of ecosystem-based, climate change adaptation options. It selects 40 principles which may be implemented independently or in c...
On-farm treatment options for wastewater, greywater and fecal sludge with special reference to West Africa
B. Keraita; P. Drechsel; A. Klutse; O.O. Cofie / International Water Management Institute, 2014
This paper focuses on the on-farm treatment of waste water, particularly in West Africa, and argues that while although it can hardly replace conventional treatment, it can contribute to risk reduction, especially if combined with oth...
Evolving customary institutions in the Drylands: an opportunity for devolved natural resource governance in Kenya?
D. Tari; J. Pattison / International Institute for Environment and Development, 2014
Improved governance of natural resources is crucial for building climate resilient livelihoods and economies in Africa’s drylands. This paper looks at why the authority and capacity of customary natural resource management insti...
Uttarakhand: Development and Ecological Sustainability
R. Chopra / Oxfam India, 2014
The devastating floods in Uttarakhand, India, in June 2013 claimed over 6,000 lives and significantly set-back the state’s economy. Much debate in the intervening period has focused on the extent of anthropogenic causes of the d...
Emerging issues for small island developing states: results of the UNEP/UN DESA foresight process
United Nations [UN] Environment Programme, 2014
This report documents the results of the United Nations Environment Programme Foresight Process on Emerging Global Environmental Issues. In 2013, UNEP did some work to identify priority emerging environmental issues that are of concer...
Southern Africa’s dryland forests and climate change adaptation
N. King / South African Institute of International Affairs, 2014
The interior of Southern Africa, encompassing significant areas of drylands, will be severely impacted by climate change. The region rapidly needs to implement proactive adaptation policies to pre-empt the worst of these impacts. This...
Governance: linchpin of dryland natural resource management
E. Barrow / South African Institute of International Affairs, 2014
Drylands cover approximately 12.5 million km2 (61%) of the African continent and 60% of Africa’s people live in them. Forests and woodlands underpin sustainable land management and livelihoods in dryland regions. They are import...
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Agricultural Growth Program (AGP)
The development objective of the Agricultural Growth Program (AGP) in Ethiopia is to increase agricultural productivity and market access for key crop and livestock products (these are those making up the bulk of current agricultural commodities in the selected woredas and including commodities selected for value-chain) with increased participation of women and youth (landless youth).
Arc Finance
Arc Finance is a global non-profit that brings together practitioners, funders, pro-poor enterprises, and end-users to develop solutions for access to finance for clean energy and water.
CUTS Centre for International Trade, Economics & Environment (CUTS CITEE)
CUTS Centre for International Trade, Economics & Environment (CUTS CITEE) is a programme centre of CUTS International, a civil society organisation working on public interest issues of Trade, Economic Regulations, Governance and Human Development, with its headquarters in Jaipur, India and presence in Nairobi (Kenya), Lusaka (Zambia), Accra (Ghana), Hanoi (Vietnam) and Geneva (Switzerland).
National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES)
The National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) is a research institute addressing environmental issues. NIES is based in Japan.
ecoAmerica
National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM)
The Ministry of Home Affairs for the Government of India
Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal (STAR)
STAR Journal is an open-access journal which publishes research related to the fields of Science, Technology and Arts.
California Environmental Associates (CEA)
CEA provides consulting services and dives projects into five practice areas: philanthropic services, regulatory & Compliance Strategy, recruiting & organizational design services, sustainable business and sustainable finance.
Climate and Land Use Alliance
The Climate and Land Use Alliance aims to "seeks to realize the potential of forested and agricultural landscapes to mitigate climate change, benefit people, and protect the environment."
African Centre for Cities (ACC)
The African Centre for Cities (ACC) is an interdisciplinary research and teaching programme focussed on the dynamics of unsustainable urbanisation processes in Africa, with an eye on identifying systemic responses.
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