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Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2017Lebanon, Western Asia
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 2017Sri Lanka
Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectro-radiometer (MODIS) time-series Normalized Differential Vegetation Index (NDVI) products are regularly used for vegetation monitoring missions and climate change analysis. However, satellite observation is affected by the atmospheric condition, cloud state and shadows introducing noise in the data. MODIS state flag helps in understanding pixel quality but overestimates the noise and hence its usability requires further scrutiny. This study has analyzed MODIS MOD09A1 annual data set over Sri Lanka.
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2013Indonesia, South-Eastern Asia
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2013Laos, South-Eastern Asia
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsDecember, 2018Pakistan, Asia, Southern Asia
The climate-smart agriculture (CSA) concept reflects an ambition
to improve the integration of agriculture development and climate
responsiveness. It aims to achieve food security and broader
development goals under a changing climate and increasing food
demand. CSA initiatives sustainably increase productivity, enhance
resilience, and reduce/remove greenhouse gases (GHGs), and
require planning to address trade-offs and synergies between
these three pillars: productivity, adaptation, and mitigation .
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2013China, Africa, Eastern Asia
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 2016South-Eastern Asia
Library ResourceManuals & GuidelinesJune, 2018Vietnam, Asia, South-Eastern Asia
Participatory land-use planning (PLUP) refers to a bottom-up method of analyzing land and water resources. In its current form, PLUP integrates inputs about climate change and sea level rise to help the community utilize the resources within its vicinities. In utilizing its resources, the community will be able to improve the people’s livelihoods and help them sustain such resources for the benefit of the next generations. This publication in implementing PLUP focused on climate-smart adaptation in Climate-Smart Villages (CSVs).
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsSeptember, 2017Nepal, Asia, Southern Asia
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsSeptember, 2017Bangladesh, Asia, Southern Asia