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Journal Articles & Books
February 2019
Egypt
Morocco
Yemen
Tunisia
United States of America
Spain
South Africa
Israel
Chile
Uzbekistan
Italy
Australia
Cyprus
Netherlands
Malta
Iraq
India
Pakistan
China
Brazil

This report aims to provide a conceptual framework to address food security under conditions of water scarcity in agriculture. It has been prepared by a team of FAO staff and consultants in the framework of the project `Coping with water scarcity: the role of agriculture?, and has been discussed at an Expert Consultation meeting organized in FAO, Rome in December 2009 on the same subject.

Institutional & promotional materials
December 2018
Algeria
Philippines
South Africa
Japan
Chile
Peru
Italy
Ecuador
China
Tunisia
Argentina

For centuries, farmers, herders, fishers and foresters have developed diverse and locally adapted agricultural systems managed with time tested, ingenious techniques. These practices have resulted in a vital combination of social, cultural, ecological and economic services to humankind.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2018
South Africa
Southern Africa

Although advances in remote sensing have enhanced mapping and monitoring of irrigated areas, producing accurate cropping information through satellite image classification remains elusive due to the complexity of landscapes, changes in reflectance of different land-covers, the remote sensing data selected, and image processing methods used, among others.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2018
South Africa

Although advances in remote sensing have enhanced mapping and monitoring of irrigated areas, producing accurate cropping information through satellite image classification remains elusive due to the complexity of landscapes, changes in reflectance of different land-covers, the remote sensing data selected, and image processing methods used, among others.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2018
Nepal
Egypt
Nigeria
Rwanda
South Africa
El Salvador
Japan
Burundi
Peru
Mexico
Tanzania
Ecuador
Colombia
Iran
South Sudan
Sudan
Uganda
Kenya

Accessibility to clean and sufficient water resources for agriculture is key in feeding the steadily increasing world population in a sustainable manner.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2018
Seychelles
Angola
Democratic Republic of the Congo
United States of America
Mauritius
Botswana
South Africa
Lesotho
Mozambique
Madagascar
Namibia
Tanzania
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Canada
Malawi
Italy
Eswatini
Switzerland

This document details the activities that were undertaken by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and cooperating agencies (the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of South Africa (DAFF), the Africa Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR) and the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC)) leading to the production of a Regional Aqu

Land Reform in South Africa
Reports & Research
December 2018
South Africa

This moderated online dialogue was facilitated by Phuhlisani NPC in association with the Land Portal. Phuhlisani NPC has drafted this report on the key issues surfaced through the dialogue. 

Dialogue objectives
The dialogue provided an online forum to explore different perspectives on the content of a pro-poor programme of land reform programme that can:

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

The Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security explicitly mention pastoralists as users of the Guidelines and as targets of capacity building.

Journal Articles & Books
November 2018
Fiji
Equatorial Guinea
Bangladesh
Micronesia
Peru
Bolivia
Suriname
Congo
Colombia
Jordan
Lesotho
Uganda
Cambodia
Senegal
Togo
Netherlands
Chile
Australia
New Zealand
South Africa
Nicaragua
Brazil

Access to safe water and sanitation and sound management of freshwater ecosystems are at the core of sustainable development.

Policy Papers & Briefs
November 2018
South Africa

In 1913, South Africa’s Land Act set aside 87% of the country’s land for exclusive use and ownership by white people, helping to divide the nation into a relatively prosperous white heartland and a cluster of increasingly impoverished black reserves on the periphery and within cities (Walker, 2017).

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