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Environmental services

Agricultural development set to benefit from a diet of CaSAVA

At the Second Quarterly Meeting of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in the Philippines, 29–30 September 2014, two of the seven IFAD-funded projects expressed interest in a

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Agricultural development set to benefit from a diet of CaSAVA
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ICRAF’s Capacity-strengthening Approach to Vulnerability Assessment (CaSAVA) looks attractive to two projects funded by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).

Landscape governance: beyond natural boundaries to embrace complexities

Landscapes are complex assemblages of land uses, people and conflicting interests. All need to be involved in sustainably managing natural resources.

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Landscape governance: beyond natural boundaries to embrace complexities
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Landscapes are complex assemblages of land uses, people and conflicting interests. All need to be involved in sustainably managing natural resources.

Strengthen the ‘five capitals’ to adapt to climate change

Dr Rodel Lasco and colleagues, who measured the vulnerabilities of three, upland, forest-edge villages near the Sibalom Natural Park in the Philippines, found that greater access to education, gove

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Strengthen the ‘five capitals’ to adapt to climate change
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Strengthening the capital assets of households minimises their vulnerability to climate variability and extremes, according to a recent study in the Philippines...

A healthy Indonesian watershed is 30% forest or 70% agroforest?

Seeing and hearing farmers through photos and videos

Using photos in focus groups along with a video baseline survey puts faces to the once-anonymo

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Seeing and hearing farmers through photos and videos
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Ryan Tulusan of Bantuanon, Lantapan, Philippines, shows the extent of flooding on his farm in the rainy season

Asian Food Security Summit in Jakarta, 8-9 October 2014

The Aid and International Development Forum's second Food Security Summit: Asia will be a unique global platform promoting food security in vulnerable and developing regions.

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Food Security Summit: Asia 2014
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The summit will address how the supply of nutritious food is under threat and what we can do about it

The CGIAR Development Dialogues 2014 and Living Data competition

The year 2014 marks an historic opportunity to communicate the importance of research on sustainable agriculture to people involved in the policy processes

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CGIAR Development Dialogues and Living Data competition
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Communicating the importance of research on sustainable agriculture

Peran pohon petani kecil dalam menumbuhkan pasar ramah lingkungan

Pelatihan agroforestri jelutung untuk lahan gambut bagi petani

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