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  1. Library Resource
    Policy Papers & Briefs
    Training Resources & Tools
    March, 2016

    4. STDM-Online, the Social Tenure Domain Model on the Web - Paper

  2. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2011

    The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) encouraged FAO at its VII Session to promote the recognition of indigenous peoples’ territorial rights.

  3. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2010

    This toolbox is based on materials developed for the International Land Coalition's project in Eastern and Southern Africa entitled "Securing Women's Access to Land: Linking Research and Action". The core of this project was action-oriented research carried out by partners in seven countries with a view to using research results in advocacy. The capacity-building activities to support partners included advocacy workshops on which this toolbox is based.

  4. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    October, 2019

    This primer provides an introduction to some of the key issues that arise in the negotiation of contracts linked to investments in agriculture, and practical guidance for how to approach common issues. First, it outlines the typical goals of three important stakeholders – the government, companies, and communities who live on or near land on which a project will take place – along with the risks that each type of stakeholder faces. Then, it discusses the role of contracts and lawyers, provides tips for negotiations, and includes resources for further reading.

  5. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2014
    Africa, Global, Asia, Europe, Northern America, Australia

    The AgriTech Toolbox enables researchers and policymakers to examine how alternative agricultural practices and technologies can impact farm yields, food prices, natural resource use, hunger, malnutrition, land use and global trade in 2050, when climate change impacts may be severe. As a result, it can inform the right mix of policies and investments needed to tackle the challenges agriculture faces in the coming decades. The AgriTech toolbox models the impacts of 10 technologies on farm yields, food prices, natural resource use, hunger, malnutrition, land use and global trade.

  6. Library Resource
    An Evidence-Informed Response to Slum Settlements : A Learning Note cover image
    Training Resources & Tools
    March, 2013

    This learning note prepares policymakers
    to engage with their technical experts and staff in
    designing and implementing an evidence-informed response to
    the challenges of existing and future slum settlements. To
    that end, the note discusses a set of indicators and data
    analysis techniques needed in the identification and
    characterization of slums as well as relevant lessons and
    examples. In addition, the noted discusses the data

  7. Library Resource
    Approaches to Urban Slums : A Multimedia Sourcebook on Adaptive and Proactive Strategies cover image
    Training Resources & Tools
    May, 2012

    Approaches to urban slums are a
    multimedia sourcebook that comprises 14 self-running
    audiovisual presentations and 18 video interviews. It is
    organized into four broad sections: adaptive approaches,
    proactive approaches, case profiles, and thematic
    interviews. The sourcebook itself, which contains more than
    nine viewing hours of content on CD-ROM, does not exist in
    printed format. This guide provides an overview of the

  8. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    February, 2016
    Global, South-Eastern Asia

    This guidebook - accompained by a series of factsheets - on appropriate harvesting and transport technologies highlights the available options to local communities that can help them realize their greater share in the primary stages of timber and bamboo-based value chains. Scroll down to download the factsheets.

  9. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    November, 2017

    ActionAid International has been working over the last few years with women and rural communities to challenge commercialization of land, which leads to loss of their rights to land.

  10. Library Resource
    Training Resources & Tools
    January, 2019

    The ICMM has developed 20 tools to support mining and metals companies in promoting sustainable community development. These tools will also be useful to companies involved in other sectors. They offer practical guidance for every stage of the mining process from exploration, construction and operations, to decommissioning, closure and ultimately, the post-closure environment.These tools are accompanied by easy-to-use, step-by-step route maps, to help:

    • Foster constructive working relationships between communities, companies and governments

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