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USAID Global Waters: From Scarcity to Security - Understanding Water's Role in the Global Food Crisis | November 2010
Nov 23, 2013 · File

USAID Global Waters: From Scarcity to Security - Understanding Water's Role in the Global Food Crisis | November 2010

Global Waters tells the story of our water-related efforts around the globe. The magazine features in-depth articles exploring solutions to the ongoing water crisis, opinion pieces by top development professionals and first-hand accounts from stakeholders and beneficiaries. Volume 01 |…

USAID Global Waters: Striking a Balance In Latin America & the Caribbean | January 2012
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USAID Global Waters: Striking a Balance In Latin America & the Caribbean | January 2012

Global Waters tells the story of our water-related efforts around the globe. The magazine features in-depth articles exploring solutions to the ongoing water crisis, opinion pieces by top development professionals and first-hand accounts from stakeholders and beneficiaries. Volume III |…

USAID Global Waters: Lessons From the Developing World - Climate Change | August 2011
Nov 23, 2013 · File

USAID Global Waters: Lessons From the Developing World - Climate Change | August 2011

Global Waters tells the story of our water-related efforts around the globe. The magazine features in-depth articles exploring solutions to the ongoing water crisis, opinion pieces by top development professionals and first-hand accounts from stakeholders and beneficiaries. Volume 02 |…

TransLinks: Promoting Transformations by linking Nature, Wealth and Power - Final Technical Report
Oct 01, 2013 · File

TransLinks: Promoting Transformations by linking Nature, Wealth and Power - Final Technical Report

The TransLinks program (2006-2012) - a major initiative of the United States Agency for International Development, Office of Land Tenure and Resource Management within the Bureau of Economic Growth, Education and Environment. Over the last 5.5-years, the Wildlife Conservation Society…

Our Nutrient World: The Challenge To Produce More Food and Energy With Less Pollution
Sep 23, 2013 · File

Our Nutrient World: The Challenge To Produce More Food and Energy With Less Pollution

Our Nutrient World presents a major scientific, social and political challenge: to produce more food and energy for a growing world population, while simultaneously reducing the pollution threats on environment, climate and human health.

Climate-Smart Agriculture Sourcebook
Aug 04, 2013 · File

Climate-Smart Agriculture Sourcebook

The purpose of the sourcebook is to further elaborate the concept of CSA and demonstrate its potential, as well as limitations. It aims to help decision makers at a number of levels (including political administrators and natural resource managers) to…

Sustainable Fisheries and Responsible Aquaculture: A Guide for USAID Staff and Partners
Jun 26, 2013 · File

Sustainable Fisheries and Responsible Aquaculture: A Guide for USAID Staff and Partners

This guide provides basic information on how to design programs to reform capture fisheries (also referred to as “wild” fisheries) and aquaculture sectors to ensure sound and effective development, environmental sustainability, economic profitability, and social responsibility. To achieve these objectives,…

Climate Change Vulnerability & Adaptation Desktop Study of STEWARD Priority Zones
Jun 17, 2013 · File

Climate Change Vulnerability & Adaptation Desktop Study of STEWARD Priority Zones

Desktop study of climate change vulnerability and adaptation in priority zones of the STEWARD project in West Africa. STEWARD was conceptualized in 2005-2006 as USAID’s regional program for conserving the biodiversity of the Upper Guinean Forest of West Africa, and…

USAID Biodiversity Policy: Advance biodiversity conservation as an essential component of human development
Jun 07, 2013 · File

USAID Biodiversity Policy: Advance biodiversity conservation as an essential component of human development

DRAFT June 7, 2013: The USAID Biodiversity Policy lays out a bold and innovative way forward for the Agency and international community that recognizes not only intrinsic values of biodiversity, but also: 1) its role in the provision of ecosystem…

USAID Water and Development Strategy 2013 - 2018
May 21, 2013 · File

USAID Water and Development Strategy 2013 - 2018

This is the US Agency for International Development’s (USAID) first globalWater and Development Strategy. It is intended to provide a clear understanding of USAID's approach to water programming. This Strategy emphasizes how sustainable use of water is critical to save…

Securing Water and Land in the Tana Basin: A Resource Book for Water Managers and Practitioners
May 02, 2013 · File

Securing Water and Land in the Tana Basin: A Resource Book for Water Managers and Practitioners

This manual is about ecosystem management in the Tana Catchment – the second largest basin in Kenya with a large variety of landscapes from high potential upland areas to mainly pastoralist arid and semi-arid lowlands. The ecosystem approach is a…

Mar 22, 2013 · File

Does Conserving Biodiversity Work to Reduce Poverty? A State of Knowledge Review

A meta-review of 400+ documents for empirical evidence about the role of biodiversity conservation as a mechanism for poverty reduction. Ten different types of conservation mechanisms were found with some level of evidence. The highest amount of evidence of poverty…

Feb 19, 2013 · File

CAMBODIA COASTAL SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS

IUCN is implementing a European Union funded Project, “Building Coastal Resilience in Coastal Southeast Asia”, in Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam. This initiative aims at field testing adaptation options and strengthening the capacity of institutions and communities to integrate best practice…

Jan 25, 2013 · File

Peru Climate Change Vulnerability and Adaptation Desktop Study

This report is intended to inform the in-country assessment process for possible future USAID/Peru-funded adaptation activities addressing climate change challenges. The report may also serve as a model for other USAID Missions that are beginning similar processes, by demonstrating what…

The Power of Local Action: Lessons from 10 Years of the Equator Prize
Jan 22, 2013 · File

The Power of Local Action: Lessons from 10 Years of the Equator Prize

Over the past 10 years, the Equator Prize has been awarded to 127 outstanding local and indigenous community efforts to reduce poverty through the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. On its 10-year anniversary, the Equator Initiative has developed detailed…

Dec 12, 2012 · File

Trends in Global Protected Area Governance, 1992-2002

ABSTRACT / Governance refers to the interactions among structures, processes, and traditions that determine direction, how power is exercised, and how the views of citizens or stakeholders are incorporated into decision-making. Governance is now recognized as a critical aspect of…

Dec 12, 2012 · File

Policy-relevant assessment of community-level coastal management projects in Sri Lanka

Community-level coastal management programs are being introduced in some countries as a practical strategy to respond to conditions of poverty and unsustainable resource use practices. Two recently developed Special Area Management (SAM) programs developed in Sri Lanka are part of…

Dec 11, 2012 · File

Rights-based fisheries governance: from fishing rights to human rights

In the last twenty years, policy prescriptions for addressing the global crisis in fisheries have centred on strengthening fisheries governance through clarifying exclusive individual or community rights of access to fishery resources. With a focus on small-scale developing-country fisheries in…

Dec 02, 2012 · File

The Power of Local Action: Lessons from 10 years of the Equator Prize

Reveiw of the cases of the Equator prize and the sythesis of lessons learned.

Sep 14, 2012 · File

Coastal Environmental Awards Scheme article. Adapted from Pwani Yetu, the TCMP Newsletter. Volume 12 and 13.

CEAS Prizes Grace World Environment Day in Coastal Districts

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