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La Organización Regional de Pueblos Indígenas de Amazonas (ORPIA) de Venezuela. Desafíos para los próximos tiempos

Policy Papers & Briefs
November, 2017
Venezuela

Mérida, Venezuela
14 de noviembre de 2017
La Organización Regional de Pueblos Indígenas de Amazonas (ORPIA) de Venezuela.
Desafíos para los próximos tiempos
 
Vladimir Aguilar Castro
Grupo de Trabajo sobre Asuntos Indígenas (GTAI)
Universidad de Los Andes
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Gender and generation in Southeast Asian agro-commodity booms

November, 2017

This article introduces the Special Issue on ‘Gender and generation in agrarian and environmental transformation in Southeast Asia’. The contributions to this collection focus on the intersecting dynamics of gender, generation and class in Southeast Asian rural communities engaging with expanding capitalist relations, whether in the form of large-scale corporate land acquisition or other forms of penetration of commodity economy. Gender and especially generation are relatively neglected dimensions in the literature on agrarian and environmental transformations in Southeast Asia.

ICARDA Strategic Plan 2017 - 2026

Reports & Research
October, 2017
Afghanistan
China
Algeria
Egypt
Ethiopia
India
Iran
Iraq
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
Lebanon
Libya
Morocco
Pakistan
Palestine
Sudan
Syrian Arab Republic
Tajikistan
Turkmenistan
Tunisia
Turkey
Uzbekistan
Eastern Africa
Northern Africa
Eastern Asia
Southern Asia
Central Asia
Western Asia

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. Through preparedness for change and productivity gains in the rural economy, ICARDA will contribute to poverty reduction and social stability as our overarching goal. Innovative science, partnerships for impact, capacity development, and a fit-for-purpose organization are our tools.

The Seventh National Development Plan 2017 - 2021

Legislation & Policies
May, 2017
Zambia

Zambia remains committed to the socio-economic development planning of the country as reflected by the return to development planning in 2005. The Seventh National Development Plan (7NDP) for the period 2017- 2021 is the successor to the Revised Sixth National Development Plan, 2013-2016 (R-SNDP) following its expiry in December 2016. The Plan, like the three national development plans (NDPs) that preceded it, is aimed at attaining the long-term objectives as outlined in the Vision 2030 of becoming a “prosperous middle-income country by 2030”.

Agricultural Policy and Strategic Framework, June 2017.

National Policies
May, 2017
Timor-Leste

This revised agricultural policy and strategic framework provides a coherent policy framework to address the key challenges in Timor-Leste. The Government recognizes that there is no simple "solution by technology". The Government will therefore re-orient agricultural and rural development policies that will redefine incentives and reduce barriers to food and agricultural systems transformation. Particular attention will be given to supporting small-scale, low-income farmers in strengthening their capacity to manage risks and adopt effective strategies to adapt to climate change.

Los Nietos de la Reforma Agraria

Reports & Research
April, 2017
Chile

Este estudio indaga sobre la inserción y experiencia laboral de los jóvenes rurales en el Chile de la segunda década del siglo XXI; esos jóvenes, hombres y mujeres que actualmente tienen entre 15 y 29 años, han nacido y se están desarrollando en un entorno económico, social, cultural e incluso demográfico radicalmente distinto del de sus abuelos, quienes vivieron su infancia y/o adolescencia durante el período de la reforma agraria -probablemente la transformación más profunda en la historia de la sociedad chilena-, por lo cual la hemos identificado como la generación de los “nietos de la r