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Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Pakistan

This paper examines the fairness in distribution of water in a tertiary canal within the Indus Basin Irrigation System. Two methodologies are proposed: canal rating equations, and outlet discharge equations. The methodology is applied to a tertiary canal located in the Punjab, Province of Pakistan. Fairness/equity is expressed quantitatively using the Gini index.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Pakistan

Here, more than 100 years of incumbency reports on officers of the irrigation bureaucracy of Punjab, Pakistan, are presented and analyzed. The data highlight how representation changed before and after partition within the irrigation bureaucracy.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Pakistan

Water scarcity and land degradation are emerging threats to global food production. The dry land regions of world are affected by climate change to a greater extent and facing food insecurity. The current pattern of food production has been estimated to be inadequate to meet demands of growing population and required around 38% increase to meet world`s food demands by 2025.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Pakistan

A key operational objective for the management of the Indus Basin Irrigation System of Pakistan is the distribution of water among tertiary canals in a transparent and equitable manner. Decisions on canal operations are disseminated as a Canal Operation Plan, or a Rotational Program, for each crop season for every canal system.

Reports & Research
December 2016
Kenya
France
Costa Rica
Ghana
Mali
Samoa
Zimbabwe
Vanuatu
Burkina Faso
Cuba
Iran
Pakistan
Uruguay
Canada

Meeting Name: Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (CGRFA)
Meeting symbol/code: CGRFA-16/17/12
Session: Sess.16

Reports & Research
December 2016
France
Bangladesh
Spain
Germany
Namibia
Norway
Pakistan
Cameroon
Cape Verde
Morocco
Japan
South Africa
Malaysia
Italy
Poland
Uganda
Cambodia
Senegal
Sri Lanka
Hungary
Saudi Arabia
Czech Republic

Meeting Name: Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (CGRFA)
Meeting symbol/code: CGRFA-16/17/10
Session: Sess.16

Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Nepal
Pakistan
Iran
India
Tajikistan
Afghanistan
China
Asia

The rangeland resources of Pakistan constitute around 60 percent of the land area of Pakistan. This resource supports millions of livestock which are important for the livelihood food security and nutrition of poor rural people. Currently the resource is in a deteriorating condition and the current productivity is far less than its potential.

Reports & Research
December 2016
Burkina Faso
Bangladesh
Honduras
Nepal
Zambia
Mali
Ghana
Azerbaijan
Pakistan
Canada
Malawi
Costa Rica
Mozambique
Republic of Korea
Nicaragua
Moldova
Somalia
Madagascar
Kazakhstan
Sudan
Georgia
Armenia
Kenya

Meeting Name: Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (CGRFA)
Meeting symbol/code: CGRFA-16/17/16
Session: Sess.16

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