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  1. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    August, 2019
    Ghana

    Estimating the potential land resources suitable for irrigation and evaluating the possible impact of climate change on land suitability is essential for planning a sustainable agricultural system. This study applied a GIS-based Multi-Criteria Evaluation (MCE) technique to evaluate the suitability of land for irrigation in Ghana for a baseline period (1990 to 2010) and future time horizons 2050s (2041 to 2060) and 2070s (2061 to 2080).

  2. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2018

    The use of Earth Observation (EO) provides Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands with new approaches to ensure the wise use and conservation of wetlands at the national and global levels. EO has many applications including the inventory, assessment
    and monitoring of wetlands. As technology advances, previous limitations of EO will be reduced, and it is anticipated that the use of EO in the management of wetlands will increase. This Ramsar Technical Report aims to provide practitioners with an overview and illustration,

  3. Library Resource
    Nigeria: The Harvest Of Death - Three Years Of Bloody Clashes Between Farmers and Herders in Nigeria cover image
    Reports & Research
    December, 2018
    Nigeria

    This report documents the violent clashes between members of farmer communities and members of herder communities in parts of Nigeria, particularly in the northern parts of the country, over access to resources: water, land and pasture. It also documents the failure of the Nigerian government in fulfilling its constitutional responsibility of protection of lives and property by refusing to investigate, arrest and prosecute perpetrators of attacks.

  4. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    January, 2010
    Argentina

    En este trabajo proponemos una mirada comparativa de la expansión territorial de las provincias argentinas de Buenos Aires y Santiago del Estero entre las décadas de 1850 y 1890. Mediante la conjunción de estudios regionales verificamos los mecanismos de apropiación de las tierras públicas, la emergencia de un aparato legal que intentará regular las prácticas de ocupación y la incorporación de agentes económicos de alcance regional y nacional, en algunos casos invirtiendo en ambas provincias.

  5. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    Peru

    Las empresas extractivas de recursos minerales, al realizar sus operaciones afectan el derecho a la propiedad del territorio de las comunidades campesinas; existen deficiencias en las normas legales sobre la protección del derecho a la propiedad del territorio de las comunidades campesinas; las empresas extractivas de recursos minerales, al ingresar a un territorio comunal sin autorización del propietario, vulnera la facultad de las comunidades campesinas de decidir quiénes ingresan a sus territorios; las empresas extractivas de recursos minerales, no cumplen con las normas jurídicas que re

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