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2016 حالة الغابات في العالم
Price: Free! Words: 37,260. Language: Arabic. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
تدعم الغابات والأشجار الزراعة المستدامة. فهي تثبّت التربة والمناخ وتنظّم تدفق المياه وتؤمّن الظلّ والمأوى وتوفر موئلاً للملقحات والحيوانات المفترسة الطبيعية للآفات الزراعية. وهي تساهم أيضاً في تحقيق الأمن الغذائي لمئات ملايين الأشخاص الذين تشكل بالنسبة إليهم مصادر هامة للأغذية والطاقة والدخل. ومع ذلك، لا تزال الزراعة تشكّل الدافع الرئيسي للتصحّر في العالم وغالباً ما تكون السياسات الزراعية والحرجي
El estado de los bosques del mundo 2016: Los bosques y la agricultura: desafíos y oportunidades en relación con el uso de la tierra
Price: Free! Words: 51,080. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2016 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En El estado de los bosques del mundo (SOFO) 2016 se muestra que es posible incrementar la productividad agrícola y la seguridad alimentaria y detener o incluso invertir a un tiempo la deforestación. Para ello, se destacan los esfuerzos satisfactorios realizados por Chile, Costa Rica, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Túnez y Viet Nam.
2018 El estado de los bosques del mundo: Las vías forestales hacia el desarrollo sostenible
Price: Free! Words: 65,600. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
Hace casi tres años, los líderes mundiales acordaron la Agenda 2030 para el Desarrollo Sostenible de las Naciones Unidas y sus 17 Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible (ODS). Es decir, el marco central que ha de guiar las políticas de desarrollo en todo el mundo.
State of the World's Forests 2016 (SOFO): Forests and Agriculture: Land Use Challenges and Opportunities
Price: Free! Words: 39,520. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of the World’s Forests (SOFO) 2016 shows that it is possible to increase agricultural productivity and food security while halting or even reversing deforestation, highlighting the successful efforts of Costa Rica, Chile, the Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Tunisia and Viet Nam.
حالة الغابات في العالم مسارات الغابات نحو تحقيق التنمية المستدامة 2018
Price: Free! Words: 52,510. Language: Arabic. Published: July 6, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
منذ ثلاث سنوات تقريبًا، وافق قادة العالم على خطة الأمم المتحدة للتنمية المستدامة لعام 2030 وأهداف التنمية المستدامة السبعة عشر التي تمثل الإطار المركزي لتوجيه السياسات الإنمائية في جميع أنحاء العالم. ويهدف هذا الإصدار من حالة الغابات في العالم إلى تعزيز فهمنا لكيفية مساهمة الغابات وإدارتها المستدامة في
Guide to the Classical Biological Control of Insect Pests in Planted and Natural Forests
Price: Free! Words: 25,330. Language: Simple English. Published: June 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
Insect pests damage millions of hectares of forest worldwide each year. Moreover, the extent of such damage is increasing as international trade grows, facilitating the spread of insect pests, and as the impacts of climate change become more evident.
Voluntary Guidelines on National Forest Monitoring
Price: Free! Words: 28,750. Language: Simple English. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
National information needs on forests have grown considerably in recent years, evolving from forest area and growing stock information to key aspects of sustainable forest management, such as the role of forests in the conservation of biodiversity and the provision of other ecosystem services.
2018 La situation des forêts du monde: Les forêts au service du développement durable
Price: Free! Words: 66,600. Language: French. Published: July 6, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
Il y a près de trois ans, les dirigeants du monde approuvaient le Programme des Nations Unies pour le développement durable à l’horizon 2030 et ses 17 objectifs de développement durable (ODD), qui allaient devenir le cadre central d’orientation des politiques de développement du monde entier.
State of Mediterranean Forests 2018
Price: Free! Words: 120,270. Language: Simple English. Published: January 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
The Mediterranean region has more than 25 million hectares of Mediterranean forests and about 50 million hectares of other Mediterranean wooded lands. They make crucial contributions to rural development, poverty alleviation, food security, as well as, the agricultural, water, tourism, and energy sectors.
The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources
Price: Free! Words: 124,000. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
This FAO flagship publication entitled The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources reviews the conservation, management and use of tree and other woody plant genetic resources that are valuable to human well-being.
Forty Years of Community-Based Forestry: A Review of Its Extent and Effectiveness
Price: Free! Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication is FAO’s first comprehensive look at the impact of community-based forestry since previous reviews in 1991 and 2001. It considers both collaborative regimes (forestry practised on land with formal communal tenure requiring collective action) and smallholder forestry (on land that is generally privately owned).
2018 The State of the World’s Forests: Forest Pathways to Sustainable Development
Price: Free! Words: 52,260. Language: Simple English. Published: July 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
Nearly three years ago, world leaders agreed to the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – the central framework for guiding development policies throughout the world.
Directrices voluntarias sobre Monitoreo Forestal Nacional
Price: Free! Words: 35,740. Language: Spanish. Published: March 9, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
Las necesidades nacionales de información sobre bosques han aumentado considerablemente en los últimos años.
Situation des Forêts du monde 2014
Price: Free! Words: 60,970. Language: French. Published: April 23, 2015 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
La présente édition de la situation des forêts du monde vise à combler cette lacune. On y trouvera, réuni et analysé, un ensemble exhaustif de données sur la contribution des forêts aux moyens d’existence, à l’alimentation, à la santé, au logement et aux sources d’énergie. On y verra aussi comment améliorer les informations disponibles et ajuster les politiques afi n de mieux tirer parti à l’aveni
El estado de los bosques del mundo 2014
Price: Free! Words: 61,760. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
En esta edición de El estado de los bosques del mundo se recogen y analizan de forma sistemática datos sobre la contribución de los bosques a las necesidades de las personas relativas a los medios de vida, alimentación, salud, abrigo y energía. Además, se sugiere cómo se podrían mejorar la información y las políticas con miras a potenciar los beneficios socioeconómicos de los bosques en el futuro.
Wildlife Conservation in India - 1: Road To Nowhere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,250. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
This book is about a question that bothers no one in India: Why preserve dangerous wild animals? While the whole world is conserving wildlife to support local economies, India does it just for the heck of it. The world feeds millions from wildlife based incomes, an impoverished India says we want none of it. So, wild animals and people survive at each others' cost. Here's a new perspective.
Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH Fire Management Program Center, National Interagency Fire Center) Part 1 - Wildfire and Wildland Fire Environmental and Fire Observation, Vegetation Monitoring Protocols
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
The fire monitoring program described in this Fire Monitoring Handbook (FMH) allows the National Park Service to document basic information, to detect trends, and to ensure that each park meets its fire and resource management objectives.
Состояние лесов мира 2014
Price: Free! Words: 48,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
При подготовке настоящего издания доклада "Состояние лесов мира" был проведен систематический сбор и анализ данных о роли лесов как источника средств к существованию, продовольствия, лекарств, крова и энергетических ресурсов для человека. Кроме того, в докладе также содержатся предложения по совершенствованию сбора такой информации и корректировке мер политики, с тем чтобы в будущем повысить соци
State of the World's Forests 2014
Price: Free! Words: 49,720. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
This edition of State of the World’s Forests addresses this knowledge gap by systematically gathering and analysing available data on forests’ contributions to people’s livelihoods, food, health, shelter and energy needs. Crucially, the report also suggests how information might be improved and policies adjusted, so that the socioeconomic benefits from forests can be enhanced in the future.
Forest Futures: Sustainable Pathways for Forests, Landscapes and People in the Asia-Pacific Region: Asia-Pacific Forest Sector Outlook Study 3
Price: Free! Words: 84,230. Language: Simple English. Published: June 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
The demand of society on forests has continuously changed. Initially, forests were mainly seen as resources for timber. Overtime, the role of forests has expanded as our society expects various economic, social and environmental products and services from the forests.