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  1. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    September, 2010
    Syrian Arab Republic, Western Asia

    The Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and other research, predict a significant future increase in the frequency and intensity of heavy rainfall events in many regions. This increase runoff and soil erosion, and reduce agricultural productivity, as well as increasing risks of flood damage to crops and infrastructure. Implementing adaptation measures and improved land management through erosion control and soil protection are among those that protect water and agriculture and limit their vulnerability.

  2. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    March, 2010
    Syrian Arab Republic, Western Asia

    Center Commissioned External Review of Integrated Water and Land Management Program of ICARDA.
    ICARDA’s Response to the Recommendations of the Center Commissioned External Review of the Integrated Water and Land Management Program in ICARDA March 2010

  3. Library Resource
    National Policies
    January, 2010
    Iraq

    Iraq is seeking to be a peaceful and stable nation under the auspices of a federal democracy. It is also seeking to be an effective nation that functions in accordance with market mechanisms and a regional economic power.

  4. Library Resource
    National Policies
    January, 2011
    Jordan

    This Executive Development Program for the years 2011-2013 has been launched to complement the previous development programs and to serve as an action plan for the government for the next stage.

  5. Library Resource
    National Policies
    January, 2010
    Palestine

    This Strategy envisages a sustainable agriculture that is both feasible and capable of achieving food security, competitive in local and foreign markets through optimal use of resources as part of a comprehensive development. To realize this Vision and achieve the overall goal of improving the lives of farmers, herders and anglers in Palestine, the Ministry of Agriculture developed this Shared Vision Strategy for the Agricultural Sector.

  6. Library Resource
    January, 2011
    Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Moldova, Belarus, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Eastern Europe, Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa, Western Asia, Northern America, Northern Africa, Eastern Asia, Oceania, Southern Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean

    The global food system will experience an unprecedented combination of pressures over the next 40 years. Global population size will increase and competition for land, water and energy will intensify, while the effects of climate change will become increasingly apparent. Over this period, globalisation will continue, exposing the food system to novel economic and political pressures.This final report of the Foresight Global Food and Farming Futures Project argues that decisive action needs to take place now. The report identifies five considerable challenges ahead:

  7. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    March, 2010
    Syrian Arab Republic, Western Asia

    The Livelihood Resilience project evolved around the hypothesis that better integrated

    management can improve the livelihoods of poor farming communities and increase the

    environmental integrity and water productivity of upstream watersheds in dry areas. This

    hypothesis was tested by researchers from different Iranian research and executive organizations

    and farming communities in two benchmark research watersheds in upper Karkheh River Basin in

    Iran, under the guidance of the ICARDA scientists. Participatory technology development, water,

  8. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 2010
    Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey

    The security district of Hatay, Kilis, Gaziantep, Sanliurfa, Mardin and Sirnak province located along southern boundary lies between Turkey and Syria that comprised wide areas. It is considered to evaluate of cleaned mined land with a 300-400 m width and 510 m length. It was estimated that these lands were very productive and that can be used for organic or other types of agriculture .If these lands are cleaned and opened to agriculture, that can create jop opportunities to many families in agriculture.

  9. Library Resource
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    December, 2010
    Turkey

    In this study, Land Capability Classification (LCC) and Suitability Classification for Irrigated Agriculture (SCIC) were conducted for Aksu-Mand�rlar Research and Application Area (Antalya) that belong to Akdeniz University.

    Bu �al��mada, Akdeniz �niversitesi Aksu-Mand�rlar Ara�t�rma ve Uygulama Arazilerinin ideal kullan�mlar�n�n sa�lanmas� i�in Arazi Yetenek S�n�flamas� (AYS) ile Sulu Tar�ma Uygunluk S�n�flamas� (STUS) yap�lm��t�r.

  10. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 2010
    Turkey

    The basic principle of sustainable agricultural production and natural resources is to utilize lands based on their current potentials. Therefore, the present soil sources should be determined firstly. Yesilırmak and Kızılırmak Deltas are the most important agricultural lands in Turkey. However, inappropriate use of agricultural lands and erosion threat these important agricultural centers. In this study, it was determined that 51.92 % of 957.900 ha land in Samsun are exposed to severe erosion, and the percentage of inappropriate use of potential agricultural soils is 18%.

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