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  • Descubren una nueva especie de lagarto en República Dominicana

    Wednesday, 22 June, 2016

    Publicado en Mundo Agropecuario
    Un equipo de científicos de la Universidad de Toronto (Canadá) ha corroborado el descubrimiento de un nuevo lagarto del género Anolis en República Dominicana. La especie, bautizada como Anolis landestoyi, está relacionada con otros grandes lagartos de la...
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  • Revisiting the Aid Component of the Commitment to Development Index

    Tuesday, 21 June, 2016

    The Center for Global Development has published the Commitment to Development Index (CDI) annually since 2003. The CDI assesses 27 rich countries on the effort they invest in policies that affect developing countries along seven dimensions: aid, trade, finance, migration, environment, security...
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  • Embassy of Sweden’s Regional Workshop on Urgency in Action

    Tuesday, 21 June, 2016

    May 13, 2016 The section for development cooperation at the Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok annually hosts a thematic workshop for the regional cooperation partners and the focus this year was Urgency in Action- Understanding Human Behavior and Ensuring Human Rights and Gender Equality in the...
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  • 'Reducing emissions from deforestation and degradation': briefs on gender and climate funds

    Tuesday, 21 June, 2016

    Women often play critical roles in forest management, and their unique knowledge and skills can help REDD mechanisms and projects become more effective, equitable and sustainable. At the time this brief was written, the international mechanisms for REDD were being negotiated. The brief...
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  • Buscan reducir la brecha de género en los programas de SAGARPA; México

    Thursday, 23 June, 2016

    Publicado en Mundo Agropecuario
    La dependencia federal inicia proceso de capacitación sobre equidad de género entre técnicos de campo de los 32 estados de la República, al inaugurarse hoy el 1er Taller de Perspectiva de Género. La FAO pone a disposición de la SAGARPA su experiencia...
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  • Descubren una nueva especie de lagarto en República Dominicana

    Wednesday, 22 June, 2016

    Publicado en Mundo Agropecuario
    Un equipo de científicos de la Universidad de Toronto (Canadá) ha corroborado el descubrimiento de un nuevo lagarto del género Anolis en República Dominicana. La especie, bautizada como Anolis landestoyi, está relacionada con otros grandes lagartos de la...
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  • The rise of environmental crime: A growing threat to natural resources peace, development and security

    Thursday, 23 June, 2016

    The environment provides the very foundation of sustainable development, our health, food security and our economies. Ecosystems provide clean water supply, clean air and secure food and ultimately both physical and mental wellbeing. Natural resources also provide livelihoods, jobs and...
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  • Gender in Forestry and REDD+ in Indonesia

    Wednesday, 19 September, 2018

    Downloads  Submit for download Gender in Forestry &REDD+Indonesia-factsheet.pdf 453.42 KB Indonesia, like many other countries, is prone to these gendered risks given the historically entrenched male-dominated nature of the forestry sector coupled with growing commercial pressures on...
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  • The economic lives of smallholder farmers

    Thursday, 23 June, 2016

    This FAO report sheds light on the economic dimension of rural livelihoods. About 75% of the rural population from developing countries lives in small family farms and works on land plots smaller than 2 hectares. They have limited access to markets, services and often suffer hunger,...
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