Rural development in the uplands of Lao Peoples’ Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) has presented many challenges for farmers and their communities. Lao government policy is directed at reducing the production of upland rice and providing sustainable alternative livelihoods for upland farmers.
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Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2007
Library ResourceInstitutional & promotional materialsDecember, 2016Nicaragua
¿Qué comemos?, Donde comemos, con quien comemos? Como y quien ha cultivado, criado, elaborado y cocinado lo que comemos? Las respuestas a estas preguntas definen una cultura, una sociedad una economía y un territorio.
Library ResourcePeer-reviewed publicationDecember, 2012
In order to protect the environment and creation the conditions for a good and healthy life, the construction of buildings should be sustainable. It is essential that the entire process that includes planning, design and realization, be consistent with bioclimatic principles. Allotment plan should be an integral part of the planning process because it is an instrument to control the use of construction land and prevention the negative consequences that are created by uncontrolled action of the market.
Library ResourceReports & ResearchJanuary, 2018Global
As human rights defenders around the world put their lives on the line to challenge dictators, destructive multi-national corporations, religious conservatives, and oppressive regimes, there pervades a well-resourced and coordinated strategy of defamation, criminalisation and violence deployed to intimidate, marginalise and silence peaceful, powerful activists. The human cost has been high. More than 300 human rights defenders were murdered in 2017. Yet, in spite of this violence, there are more HRDs, working on more issues, in more countries, than ever before.
Library ResourcePeer-reviewed publicationDecember, 2006Serbia, Europe
Environmental risk management in production, use and transportation of dangerous materials having been actual theme in the world and in Serbia. Although environmental risk is mostly connected with technical issues, since chemical catastrophe in Bophal-lndia (1986) in the world was recognized that this is complex issue that besides of technical-technological, includes also social-economic, organizational and spatial factors. Spatial component of risk management which is regulated by Seveso II Directive in EU is important for planners.
Library ResourceInstitutional & promotional materialsJanuary, 2020Tunisia, Northern Africa
The presentation discusses the application of the Bayesian Belief Network (BBN) approach to enhance rangeland governance under constraining land tenure systems in the South of Tunisia.
Library ResourcePeer-reviewed publicationDecember, 2016
In broader terms, the paper refers to the topic of brownfield regeneration, as one of the most complex mechanisms for sustainable spatial development. In addition to the fact that brownfield regeneration demands a variety of instruments, such as: tax subsidies, the change of land use ownership, soil remediation, planning regulative amendments, etc., the complexity of brownfield regeneration is primarily seen in a number of stakeholders participating in such a process.
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsDecember, 2012Vietnam
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Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 2013Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand, Myanmar
Conflict over land, combined with the systematic violation of land rights, is one of the most prominent human rights problems faced by Cambodians. The root of this problem can be traced back to the abolition of private ownership by the Khmer Rouge in 1975. This report provides an overview of the land conflicts and provides recommendations for resolving these conflicts.
Library ResourceInstitutional & promotional materialsDecember, 2013Cambodia
In light of the increasingly volatile nature of the land conflict in Cambodia, this report aims to describe the sources, forms and impact of the conflict throughout the country. The report offers an overview of the land conflict throughout the country and provides recommendations to the Royal Government of Cambodia.
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