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  1. Library Resource
    Consultative Meeting on Mechanization Strategy cover image

    New Models for Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization in sub-Saharan Africa

    Reports & Research
    Training Resources & Tools
    July, 2017
    Sub-Saharan Africa

    Sustainable agricultural mechanization (SAM) is an essential input for the development of the smallholder farm sector in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). The benefits of SAM range from drudgery reduction to improved timeliness of agricultural operations, increased input use efficiency, facilitating sustainable production intensification, ensuring environmental protection, and contributing to make agriculture more ‘climate-smart’. SAM is also important at other levels of the food supply system, for example in post-harvest operations, processing, marketing and transportation.

  2. Library Resource
    SDG Indicator 2.4.1: Definitions & Terminologies cover image
    Training Resources & Tools
    April, 2017

    The Definitions & Terminologies for SDG Indicator 2.4.1.: “Percentage of agricultural area under productive and sustainable agriculture".

  3. Library Resource
    Economics of Land Degradation Initiative: Report for policy and decision makers cover image

    Reaping economic and environmental benefits from sustainable land management

    Reports & Research
    Training Resources & Tools
    September, 2015

    Considering the figures given in the foreword and found in the literature about the on-going and increasing degradation of land and land-based ecosystems and their productivity, this indicates a pressing need to re-design current policies and clearly defined guidance for future action for sustainable land management.

  4. Library Resource
    Governance, Corruption, and Conflict cover image

    A study guide series on peace and conflict for independent learners and classroom instructors

    Policy Papers & Briefs
    Training Resources & Tools
    September, 2010

    The international system has witnessed dramatic changes in the recent past. Questions relating to how and when ordinary citizens can stand against oppression, injustice, and abuse without resorting to violence challenge all of us to rethink our understanding of international peace and conflict. As academicians, educators, practitioners, private citizens, and students, what is our role in this increasingly complex global picture? What can we do to nurture and preserve international security and world peace?

  5. Library Resource
    GLTN workshop cover image
    Reports & Research
    Training Resources & Tools
    March, 2013
    Kenya, Zimbabwe, Brazil, Nepal, Yemen, Global

    The land challenge is central to the broader youth dynamics of migration, employment, livelihoods and belonging. The more than 1.8 billion youth living worldwide represent not only a land challenge, but an untapped potential in moving the tenure security agenda forward. Recognizing this, the Global Land Tool Network has partnered with UN-Habitat to develop youth responsive land tools through the Youth-led Action Research on Land program. Five action research projects will be undertaken by youth organizations in Brazil, Kenya, Nepal, Yemen and Zimbabwe.

  6. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    December, 2013

    La reflexión sobre el consumo responsable o crítico y la soberanía alimentaria desde un enfoque con perspectiva feminista es todavía muy incipiente. La Red de Consumo Solidario, conjuntamente con la Marcha Mundial de Mujeres, organizan estas jornadas que quieren ser un espacio para compartir sinergias y crear vínculos desde diferentes movimientos sociales (feminismo, ecología, soberanía alimentaria y consumo crítico) con el objetivo de construir un discurso sobre la sostenibilidad de la vida.

  7. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    December, 2013

    Publicación que gira en torno a la situación de las mujeres vascas dentro del sector agrario y rural, analizando desde una perspectiva feminista su condición y posición en torno al trabajo, la actividad económica y la acción política, fundamentalmente. Todo ello, enfocado desde el planteamiento político emancipatorio realizado desde la Soberanía Alimentaria.

  8. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    Institutional & promotional materials
    February, 2016

    The poster presents an overview of land, livelihoods and customary practices in Daw Taw Ku village, Kayah State, Myanmar. This poster is one of a five village case studies produced by partner organizations during field-based training on how to document customary tenure systems, supported by MRLG.

  9. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    October, 2008

    Documento presentado en la "Reunión Técnica Internacional sobre Comunidades Indígenas, Tierra, Desarrollo e Institucionalidad.2008" Conclusiones principales: • Necesidad de articular y mantener un vínculo entre las organizaciones de carácter social y político con las organizaciones de carácter económico. • La planificación territorial es menos preponderante en términos de desarrollo, que la constitución y representación de actores sociales, que luego interactúan con las instituciones públicas y privadas.

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