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Journal Articles & Books
December 2015
Pakistan

This study was performed to investigate the potential health risk of heavy metals (HMs) through consumption of market food crops (MFCs) in the Sialkot and Gujranwala districts, Pakistan. Both study areas are located in industrialized regions of the country, where atmospheric pollution is a problem and irrigation of food crops is mostly practiced on the use of wastewater/contaminated water.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2015
Pakistan

The Indus Basin Irrigation System suffers significant inequity in access to surface water across its millions of users. Information, i.e., monitoring and reporting of water availability, may be of value in improving conditions across the basin, and we investigated this via an experimental game of water distribution in Punjab, Pakistan.

Reports & Research
December 2015
Fiji
Bangladesh
Peru
Indonesia
Australia
Pakistan
Thailand
Nepal
Philippines
Singapore
Malaysia
Japan
Myanmar
Cambodia
India
Bhutan
Maldives
Papua New Guinea
Mongolia
Asia
Oceania

Almost every nation is now a signatory to the Convention on Climate Change. The first Conference of Parties (COP) was held in Berlin in 1995. Two decades since, we have come a long way, but we have yet to reach the ultimate objective of stabilizing greenhouse gas concentrations at a level that would end human-induced influence on the climate.

Reports & Research
December 2015
Kenya
Marshall Islands
Pakistan
Nauru
Uganda
Indonesia
Australia
Canada
Iceland
Sierra Leone
Costa Rica
Republic of Korea
Mexico
Norway
Cambodia

Session: Tenure & Fishing Rights 2015

Journal Articles & Books
December 2015
Bangladesh
Honduras
Kenya
Iraq
Mali
Burundi
Zimbabwe
Malawi
Pakistan
Rwanda
Philippines
Nicaragua
Vietnam
Madagascar
Myanmar
Kazakhstan
Paraguay
Togo

On trouvera dans le présent guide une application concrète du modèle Produire plus avec moins de la FAO pour une intensification durable de la production des cultures fondamentales en matière de sécurité alimentaire, à savoir le maïs, le riz et le blé.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2015
Kenya
Burkina Faso
Portugal
Nicaragua
Pakistan
Niger
Ukraine

Ce livre raconte l'histoire de ces sept décennies de l'histoire de la FAO, de ses protagonistes et de leurs efforts. Nous avons creusé dans les archives de la FAO afin de mettre en lumière des images en noir et blanc inédites, elles forment un portefeuille d'images évocatrices des premières années de l'Organisation.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2015
United States of America
Dominican Republic
Ukraine
China
Indonesia
Australia
Austria
Guinea
Pakistan
Thailand
Morocco
Philippines
South Africa
Japan
Haiti
India
South Sudan
Sudan

This double issue of Unasylva aims to tease out the complex interrelationship between forests, trees and disasters, and to examine the ways in which forests and trees can best be managed both to resist shocks and to protect from shocks. Forests and trees can act as natural buffers against disasters and shocks.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2015
Canada
Iraq
Italy
Austria
Iran
Pakistan
Gabon
Cuba

The Land and Water Days are jointly convened by FAO, IFAD and WFP as part of efforts aimed at reaching effective and lasting impacts for land and water actions on the ground.

Reports & Research
December 2015
Kenya
Marshall Islands
Pakistan
Nauru
Uganda
Indonesia
Australia
Canada
Iceland
Sierra Leone
Costa Rica
Republic of Korea
Mexico
Norway
Cambodia

Session: Tenure & Fishing Rights 2015