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Peer-reviewed publication
June 2018
Lebanon

The political shift in Lebanon since the 1990s towards market-led development has encouraged the incremental appropriation of public spaces and state lands, and their conversion into gated, monitored enclaves that serve a privileged few. The process disregards the role of the urban public realm and undermines its potential as an inclusive space and enabling platform for urban governance.

Journal Articles & Books
June 2018
Nepal
Jordan
Morocco
Kenya
South Africa
Nicaragua
Uganda
Mali
Burkina Faso
China
Australia
Spain
Argentina
Senegal
Ethiopia
Mongolia
Niger
Cameroon
Norway
Lebanon

As Diretrizes Voluntárias sobre a Governança Responsável da Posse da Terra, das Pescas e das Florestas no Contexto da Segurança Alimentar Nacional mencionam explicitamente os pastores como utilizadores das Diretrizes e como alvos de capacitação.

Journal Articles & Books
June 2018
United States of America
Germany
Bolivia
Ethiopia
Niger
Cameroon
Jordan
Uganda
Tanzania
Chad
Romania
Mongolia
Spain
Mali
China
Australia
Iran
Kenya
Morocco
Italy
India
Lebanon

The Technical Guide on Pastoralism builds on a number of initiatives and studies from recent years that have shone a light on pastoral governance and land tenure: on the inherent challenges pastoralists face, the shortcomings of governments in securing pastoral tenure, and the emerging examples of success and progress from around the world.

Journal Articles & Books
June 2018
Nepal
Jordan
Morocco
Kenya
South Africa
Nicaragua
Mali
Burkina Faso
China
Australia
Spain
Senegal
Ethiopia
Mongolia
Niger
Cameroon
Norway
Lebanon

Les Directives volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers applicables aux terres, aux pêches et aux forêts dans le contexte de la sécurité alimentaire nationale mentionnent de manière explicite les éleveurs nomades comme utilisateurs des Directives et comme cibles du renforcement des capacités.

Journal Articles & Books
June 2018
Nepal
Jordan
Morocco
Kenya
South Africa
Nicaragua
Mali
China
Australia
Spain
Senegal
Ethiopia
Mongolia
Niger
Cameroon
Norway
Lebanon

تشير الخطوط التوجيهية الطوعية بشأن الحوكمة المسؤولة لحيازة الأراضي ومصايد الأسماك والغابات في سياق الأمن الغذائي الوطني بصراحة إلى الرعاة باعتبارهم المستخدمين النهائيين للخطوط التوجيهية والمستهدَفين بمساعي تنمية القدرات.

Journal Articles & Books
June 2018
Qatar
Egypt
Yemen
Iraq
Oman
Italy
Jordan
United Arab Emirates
Kuwait
Bahrain
Saudi Arabia
Lebanon

This country profile describes the state of the water resources and water use, as well as the state of agricultural water management in Saudi Arabia. The aim of this report is to describe the particularities of the country and the problems met in the development of the water resources, and irrigation in particular.

Institutional & promotional materials
May 2018
Kenya
Rwanda
Egypt
United States of America
Tanzania
Zambia
Lesotho
Mozambique
Samoa
Jordan
Indonesia
Botswana
Iran
Malawi
Niger
Lebanon

This brochure presents FAO’s work on mainstreaming biodiversity as a cross-cutting theme in the agriculture, fisheries and forestry sectors. It provides examples of on-the-ground activities and highlights relevant international mechanisms. It shows how biodiversity and ecosystems benefit people in countless ways by providing food, clean water, shelter and raw materials for our basic needs.

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Reports & Research
February 2018
Egypt
Morocco
Tunisia
Niger
Senegal
Indonesia
Malaysia
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Maldives
Iraq
Jordan
Lebanon
Palestine
United Arab Emirates
Global

This publication provides practical and evidence-based guidance on how to improve women’s access to land as an essential element to achieve social and economic development and enjoyment of human rights, peace and stability in the specific context of the Muslim world.

Peer-reviewed publication
December 2017
Jordan
Cyprus
Greece
Lebanon

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.

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