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Peer-reviewed publication
November 2019
Philippines

Ifugao province of the Philippines has a traditional muyong forest system that supplies water and prevents soil erosion of the world-famous Ifugao rice terraces. The socio-political structure of Ifugao has been the key to the maintenance and communal use of land, as well as the muyong forest, without causing excessive damage to the land. Recently, the Ifugao is facing various challenges viz.

Journal Articles & Books
October 2019
Philippines

Natural disasters are projected to increase in number and severity, in part due to climate change. At the same time a growing number of disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation measures are being implemented by governmental and non-governmental organizations, and substantial post-disaster donations are frequently pledged.

Journal Articles & Books
March 2019
Mozambique
Liberia
Botswana
United States of America
Philippines
Poland
Zimbabwe
China
Namibia
Netherlands
Australia
Jamaica
Ireland
Canada
New Zealand
India
United Kingdom
Mongolia
Colombia
Papua New Guinea
Ghana

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has developed a series of Technical Guides to elaborate and provide more detailed guidance on thematic areas contained within the Guidelines.

Journal Articles & Books
February 2019
Kenya
Burkina Faso
Bangladesh
Nigeria
Philippines
Mauritania
Argentina
China
Italy
Indonesia
Ghana
Congo
South Sudan
India
Senegal
Brazil

The critical role of forests in climate change mitigation and adaptation is now widely recognized. Forests contribute significantly to climate change mitigation through their carbon sink and carbon storage functions.

Journal Articles & Books
February 2019
Cameroon
Republic of Korea
Switzerland
United States of America
Philippines
Malaysia
Chile
Germany
China
Italy
Indonesia
Australia
Thailand
Congo
Argentina
India
Pakistan
Gabon
Brazil

This edition of Unasylva comes in the wake of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20,which, among other things, produced a document called The Future We Want.

Journal Articles & Books
February 2019
Qatar
Bangladesh
Honduras
United States of America
Germany
Sri Lanka
Pakistan
Jordan
Tanzania
Kuwait
Saudi Arabia
Netherlands
Iraq
China
India
Iran
Philippines
Nicaragua
Italy
United Arab Emirates
Malta
Brazil
Global

Water - Source of food security. World Food Day: 16 October 2002.<p></p>Water and food security are intimately connected. Many of the over 800 million people in the world who still go hungry live in water-scarce regions.

Journal Articles & Books
February 2019
Qatar
Burkina Faso
Bangladesh
Honduras
Philippines
Iraq
Guatemala
Sri Lanka
Botswana
Iran
Nicaragua
Niger
Togo
Kenya

l'eau - source de sécurité alimentaire Journée mondiale de l'alimentation: 16 octobre 2002

Les communautés au coeur de la gestion des forêts
Reports & Research
February 2019
Sub-Saharan Africa
Tanzania
Cameroon
Central African Republic
Congo
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Gabon
South-Eastern Asia
Philippines
Nepal

Ce rapport vise à donner des lignes directrices pour l'élaboration de cadres juridiques sur la foresterie communautaire. Il offre des recommandations et un cadre de réflexion pour l'ensemble des acteurs engagés dans la création, la mise en œuvre ou la révision des législations relatives à la foresterie communautaire, en particulier la société civile.

Communities at the heart of forest management
Reports & Research
February 2019
Sub-Saharan Africa
Tanzania
Cameroon
Central African Republic
Congo
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Gabon
South-Eastern Asia
Philippines
Nepal

This report is intended to provide guidance to develop enabling legal frameworks governing community forestry. It offers recommendations and a framework for reflection for all actors engaged in creating, implementing or revising laws on community forestry, and for civil society in particular.

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