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Documents et rapports de conférence
décembre 2017
Jordanie
Asie occidentale

Jordan's rangelands, the so called Badia, home of the Bedouins, are threatened through a combination of over-exploitation of the ecosystem services and a changing climate towards drier seasons and highly erratic rainfalls.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
décembre 2017
Jordanie
Chypre
Grèce
Liban

The aim of the paper is to examine the variability of eastern Mediterranean landscapes using a common mapping framework relying on Landscape Character Mapping (LCM). LCM was adapted to the region’s specificities placing emphasis on the area’s coastal nature, landform variation, land use, in particular pastoral tradition, and settlement patterns, an important output of this study.

Documents et rapports de conférence
décembre 2017
Jordanie
Asie occidentale

This research activity titled “ACTIVITY A6: DEVELOP METHODS FOR INTEGRATED ASSESSMENT OF RESTORATION INTERVENTIONS (IMPACT ON SOIL AND ECOSYSTEM FUNCTIONS) AT BADIA SCALE AND AT EXPERIMENTAL SITE SCALE” was funded as part of the Project titled “Sustainability and Operationalization of Established Regional Agricultural Research Centers in Five Arab Countries” (sub-project “Restoration of Badia e

Documents et rapports de conférence
décembre 2017
Asie occidentale
Jordanie

This report was produced in the frame of the Project titled “Sustainability and Operationalization of Established Regional Agricultural Research Centers in Five Arab Countries”, funded by the Arab Fund for Economic & Social Development and implemented by ICARDA.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
décembre 2017
Chypre
Jordanie
Liban
Grèce

This study aims at demonstrating and critically assessing high-level landscape stakeholders’ perceptions and understandings of landscape-related issues, threats and problems, in the Eastern Mediterranean, through a purposive comparative research survey of four case studies: Cyprus, Greece, Jordan and Lebanon.

Documents et rapports de conférence
octobre 2017
Afghanistan
Émirats arabes unis
Égypte
Éthiopie
Inde
Iran
Iraq
Jordanie
Liban
Maroc
Oman
Pakistan
Soudan
République arabe syrienne
Tunisie
Turquie
Ouzbékistan
Yémen
Afrique orientale
Afrique septentrionale
Asie méridionale
Asie central
Asie occidentale

To help break the cycle of poverty, improve food and nutritional security, halt or reverse the alarming process of resource degradation in the dry areas, and help communities adapt to the impacts of climate variability and change, ICARDA’s Strategic Plan 2017-2026 outlines our research and organizational approach for action to achieve our vision of thriving and resilient communities in the dry

Rapports et recherches
octobre 2017
Afghanistan
Chine
Algérie
Égypte
Éthiopie
Inde
Iran
Iraq
Jordanie
Kazakhstan
Kirghizistan
Liban
Libye
Maroc
Pakistan
Palestine
Soudan
République arabe syrienne
Tadjikistan
Turkménistan
Tunisie
Turquie
Ouzbékistan
Afrique orientale
Afrique septentrionale
Asie orientale
Asie méridionale
Asie central
Asie occidentale

This document presents the Strategic Plan of the International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas for the period from 2017 to 2026. ICARDA’s mission is to enhance food, water, and nutritional security and environmental health in the face of global challenges, including climate change.

Matériels institutionnels et promotionnels
octobre 2017
Afghanistan
Émirats arabes unis
Égypte
Éthiopie
Inde
Iran
Iraq
Jordanie
Liban
Maroc
Oman
Pakistan
Soudan
République arabe syrienne
Tunisie
Turquie
Ouzbékistan
Yémen
Afrique orientale
Afrique septentrionale
Asie méridionale
Asie central
Asie occidentale

Non-tropical dry areas cover over 40% of the world’s land surface with a growing population of more than 2.5 billion people. These people grow 44% of the world’s food and keep half of the world’s livestock, yet one in six live in chronic poverty.

Publication évaluée par des pairs
octobre 2017
Jordanie

Landscape Character Assessment (LCA) has been introduced into Jordan through the MEDSCAPES project. The purpose of this project was to streamline landscape studies and integrate them into the land use planning practices in Jordan. Two areas within the Mediterranean and arid climatic zones of the country were chosen as test areas for the methodology.

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