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Journal Articles & Books
December 2016
Egypt
Bangladesh
Belgium
Spain
Sweden
Chile
France
Denmark
Australia
Bolivia
China
Ethiopia
Pakistan
United States of America
Somalia
Mexico
Tanzania
Netherlands
Argentina
India
Barbados

The document is a compilation of up-to-date, existing knowledge on groundwater governance, developed by leading international scientists and experts within the framework of the GEF project “Groundwater Governance - A Global Framework of Action”. It covers nine selected themes that focus on different aspects and adopt different angles of view.

Reports & Research
December 2016
Qatar
France
Bangladesh
Panama
Oman
Italy
Tonga
Canada
Guyana
Pakistan
Sri Lanka
Uruguay
Brazil

Meeting Name: Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (CGRFA)
Meeting symbol/code: CGRFA-16/17/10
Session: Sess.16

Reports & Research
December 2016
Qatar
Egypt
Yemen
Libya
Iraq
Turkey
Afghanistan
Oman
Syrian Arab Republic
Jordan
Iran
Sudan
Pakistan
Lebanon

Meeting Name: Near East Forestry and Range Commission (NEFRC)
Meeting symbol/code: FO:NEFRC/2015/REP
Session: Sess. 22

Forest land conversion dynamics: a case of Pakistan
Peer-reviewed publication
November 2016
Pakistan

The present research focuses on estimating forest area change with respect to the ongoing forest land conversion. The study tests the hypothesis that forest land is being converted to the selected land use categories with high growth tendency and controlling deforestation rate to its half of the present level would significantly improve the land cover under forest.

Journal Articles & Books
November 2016
France
Nigeria
Spain
Luxembourg
Sweden
Denmark
Sri Lanka
Ireland
China
Congo
Iceland
Pakistan
Finland
Panama
Laos
Japan
Vietnam
Thailand
Italy
Cambodia
Paraguay
Norway
Asia

<p>This publication was prepared for ‘Income for coastal communities for mangrove protection’ project (2015-2016) which aimed to develop a low-cost mechanism enabling investors to responsibly promote mangrove conservation, carbon emissions reduction and sustainable development through the provision of funding to local communities.

Journal Articles & Books
August 2016
Congo
Ghana
Guinea
Niger
Argentina
Pakistan
Czech Republic
Romania
Denmark
Finland
Lithuania
Serbia
Austria
Belgium
France
Germany
Switzerland
Papua New Guinea

This issue of the Land Tenure Journal includes a geographically and technically diverse range of papers covering Europe, Africa, and Asia.

Peer-reviewed publication
August 2016
Asia
Pakistan

Cadastral mapping in Pakistan is often sketched on paper or cloth and generally falls below cartographic standards, lacking details on coordinate systems, datum and directional information of parcel lines. Survey numbers for parcel identification also lack digital interoperability. Parcel measurements and ownership information are manually recorded in multiple separate registers.

Conference Papers & Reports
July 2016
Pakistan
Southern Asia

Nomadic pastoralism is a precarious lifestyle and a significant form of land use involving some form of mobility within extensive rangeland areas (WISP, 2007). Pastoralism provides 10% of the world’s meat production and supports approximately 200 million households worldwide (FAO, 2001).