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Journal Articles & Books
December 2007
Germany
France
Bangladesh
Honduras
United States of America
Nepal
Israel
Burundi
Zimbabwe
China
Guatemala
Indonesia
Jamaica
Bolivia
Ghana
Costa Rica
Colombia
Kenya
Rwanda
Italy
Vietnam
Myanmar
Ecuador
India
Bhutan
Cuba
Europe
Africa
Americas
Asia

Con ocasión del Año Internacional de las Montañas (2002), la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Agricultura y la Alimentación (FAO) y sus asociados emprendieron una sistematización mundial en gran escala de la situación actual y futuras tendencias de la gestión integrada y participativa de las cuencas hidrográficas.

Reports & Research
December 2007
Nigeria
United States of America
Mali
China
Australia
Ethiopia
Niger
Kenya
Yemen
Syrian Arab Republic
Brazil
Argentina
India
Senegal
Sudan
Norway
Asia
Africa
Americas

Este informe está dirigido a revisar y resumir la información existente sobre el secuestro de carbono, con el fin de analizar como los recursos disponibles y los programas específicos se pueden implementar en las tierras áridas que constituyen las regiones con mayor degradación del suelo en el mundo.

Policy Papers & Briefs
June 2007
Spain
Americas
South America

Nineteen microsatellite markers were used to fingerprint a set of 19 potato landraces from the island of La Palma (Canary Islands). These landraces represent relicts of early introductions from South America, although most are commonly cultivated by local farmers. The SSR primers detected 62 polymorphisms, 13 of which were present in all landraces.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2006
South America
Americas
Peru

The purpose of this study is twofold. On one hand, the objective is to assess the impact of new and more complex contracting schemes, as opposed to traditional marketing channels, on small farmers’ welfare. On the other hand, the study explores which may be the critical factors that determine the small farmers’ participation in these institutional arrangements.

Reports & Research
December 2006
United States of America
Chile
Peru
Italy
Colombia
Ecuador
Bolivia
Argentina
Venezuela
Uruguay
Americas

To address the needs of individual regions, such as LAC, more detailed regional and sub regional strategies are needed to ensure that forestry contributes fully to the challenges of poverty, inequity, environmental degradation and sustainable development. This report presents such a strategy for four Andean Countries of South America, that is, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2006
Kenya
Burkina Faso
Liberia
Nigeria
Philippines
El Salvador
Mali
Ethiopia
France
Italy
Egypt
Sudan
Niger
Chad
Thailand
Africa
Americas

The second issue of Land Reform, Land Settlement and Cooperatives for 2006 covers a wide range of technical areas, reflecting in many ways the diversity of activity under the broad heading of land tenure.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2006
Germany
France
United States of America
Kenya
Burundi
Zimbabwe
China
Guatemala
Indonesia
Ghana
Costa Rica
Colombia
Nepal
South Africa
Vietnam
Italy
Ecuador
India
Bhutan
Mexico
Cuba
Europe
Asia
Africa
Americas

On the occasion of the International Year of Mountains-2002, FAO and its partners undertook a large-scale assessment and global review of the current status and future trends of integrated and participatory watershed management.

Reports & Research
December 2005
United States of America
Japan
Italy
Jamaica
United Kingdom
Netherlands
Venezuela
Guyana
Brazil
Suriname
Americas

The preliminary conclusions put forward in this Rural Sector Note may be used as basis for further discussions between the Government and the World Bank to ascertain the mutual interest in any programme or project follow up.