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Study on the state of consumer welfare in the real estate industry
Reports & Research
December 2020
Gambia

The Real Estate Industry is a key sector in the socio-economic development of The Gambia,
and the sector has been rapidly growing in the past decade with over 1oo real estate
companies operating in the Gambia (AREC 2020). The industry is under the purview of the
Ministry of Lands and Local Government; however, it is not regulated by Government; which

Journal Articles & Books
August 2019
Gambia

A predominantly rural territory with few urban centers historically, the Gambia holds little in the way of well-known luxury resources commonly discussed in studies of western Africa. People of the region, in particular women, have exploited both riverine and oceanic food and material resources.

Journal Articles & Books
January 2019
Burundi
Kenya
Madagascar
Seychelles
Tanzania
Uganda
Zambia
Chad
Congo
Gabon
Botswana
Lesotho
Benin
Gambia
Ghana
Liberia
Niger
Nigeria
Senegal
Togo
India
Portugal

Este estudio es una contribución más en la tarea de realizar un inventario mundial de experiencias nacionales en el campo de la legislación y administración de aguas. Dado su interés en fomentar la producción agrícola, que requiere un mayor uso consultivo del recurso agua, la FAO se ha ocupado siempre de los aspectos institucionales y jurídicos de la gestión del recurso agua.

Sustainable land management and agroecology practices
Journal Articles & Books
December 2018
Eritrea
Tanzania
Zimbabwe
Southern Africa
South Africa
Gambia
Nigeria
Barbados
Cuba
China
Mongolia
Armenia

As of 2017, SGP has awarded over 3,800 small grants to land degradation projects in over 120 countries, many of which are in regions with extreme levels of poverty and food insecurity across Africa and Latin America. Africa, in particular, is experiencing the highest population growth of the developing world, while being exposed and vulnerable to the rising impact from climate change.

Reports & Research
November 2018
Gambia
Sudan
Mali
Senegal
Africa

Over the past decades, progress towards Sustainable Forest Management (SFM) in Africa has been made at national and subregionallevels. At national level, 43 African countries have developed specific forest law and 40 have a national forest policy.

Journal Articles & Books
October 2018
Angola
Algeria
Egypt
Equatorial Guinea
Burundi
Japan
Gambia
Benin
Ethiopia
Burkina Faso
Zimbabwe
Cameroon
Botswana
Ghana
Congo
Djibouti
Gabon
Chad
Comoros
Eritrea

The global agricultural sector today faces the double challenge of feeding a growing population while preserving the underlying natural resources of land, water and air. In the meantime, already a third of the world’s soils are degraded. Soil and nutrient management techniques aimed at restoring soil health will therefore be essential to meeting these challenges.

Journal Articles & Books
October 2018
Bangladesh
South Africa
Gambia
Ethiopia
China
Mauritania
India
South Sudan
Chad
Pakistan
Niger
Sudan
Brazil

Sustainable Development Goal 1, ending poverty in all its forms, everywhere, is the most ambitious goal set by the 2030 Agenda. This Goal includes eradicating extreme poverty in the next 12 years, which will require more focused actions in addition to broad-based interventions. The question is: How can we achieve target 1.1 and overcome the many challenges that lie ahead?

Institutional & promotional materials
September 2018
Angola
Yemen
Burundi
Nigeria
United States of America
Argentina
Zambia
Gambia
Uganda
Mali
Somalia
Tanzania
Australia
Netherlands
Congo
Senegal
South Sudan
Chad
Republic of Korea
Niger
Malawi

Report, prepared by FAO and the OECD with inputs from IFPRI, IFAD, the World Bank and WTO, submitted to the G20 Presidency of the Republic of Argentina in response to the Presidency’s request for information on future trends and challenges faced by global agriculture, with a special focus on the role of soils in promoting food security and the measures that could be undertaken to facilitate sus

Institutional & promotional materials
August 2018
Burkina Faso
Gambia
Mali
Senegal
Chad
Niger
Brazil
Africa

This brochure highlights the objectives and key information of the FAO project entitled “One million cisterns for the Sahel”. It aims to illustrate the project activities’ expected positive impacts in terms of food security, agricultural activities and nutrition among beneficiairies.