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Guidelines For Developing a National Strategy for Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics
These guidelines shall assist countries to implement the Second GPA in harmony with other relevant national and international commitments. These guidelines shall assist countries to implement the Second GPA in harmony with other relevant national and international commitments.
Directives pour l'élaboration d'une stratégie nationale pour les ressources phytogénétiques pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 17,600. Language: French. Published: March 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics
Les Ressources phytogénétiques pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture (RPGAA) désignent le matériel génétique d’origine végétale ayant une valeur effective ou potentielle pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture.
World Program of the Census of Agriculture 2020, Volume I: Programme, concepts and definitions
Price: Free! Words: 86,470. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
The census of agriculture is one of the key pillars of a national statistical system, and in many developing countries it is often the only means of producing statistical information on the structure and other relevant aspects of the agriculture sector. It is the only data collection instrument that produces statistical information on farms at the lowest geographical level.
Running Out of Time: The Reduction of women's work burden in agricultural production
Price: Free! Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Based on a broad literature review, this publication discusses rural women’s time poverty in agriculture, elaborates on its possible causes and implications and provides insight into the various types of constraints that affect the adoption of solutions for reducing work burden.
Handbook for monitoring and evaluation of child labour in agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Social Science » Children's Studies
The Handbook offers guidance and tools for assessing the impacts of agricultural and food security programmes and projects on child labour in family-based agriculture.
Safeguarding land tenure rights in the context of agricultural investment
Price: Free! Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Law » Land Use
A technical guide on safeguarding land tenure rights in line with the Voluntary Guidelines for the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of National Food Security, for government authorities involved in the promotion, approval and monitoring of agricultural investments.
Ukraine: Trials and Tribulations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,120. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Ukraine is in deep trouble. Its problems run the complete range of socioeconomic, political and foreign policy issues. It includes the ailing economy, its dilapidated infrastructure and factories, its bickering and sluggish politicians, a war with its giant neighbor and utter corruption from the little street cop to the mighty and powerful oligarchs.
Las trompetas han empezado a sonar:
You set the price! Words: 1,890. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Europa vive hoy la crisis migratoria
A Crash Course on the Filipino Culture for Foreigners: A Fun Way to Learn About the Fascinating People and their Ways of Life in the Philippines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016 by Stefan Wurtzbach. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Geography
This book had been written to introduce foreigners to the complex but very fascinating culture of the Filipino people. Having been among Filipinos for 10 years, I have been through all phases of immersion into a whole new different culture. It had been both tough and fun for me. I hope to make it mostly fun for you by sharing my thoughts and observations through this small book.
Spiritual Perspectives on Death and Dying
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
*2016 Silver IPPY Award Winner for Aging/Death & Dying Insights on death and dying from C. G. Jung, the LSD research of Stanislav Grof, the Hindu and Tibetan Buddhist traditions and the writings of Alice Bailey. The sequence of events of the dying process, the fundamental journey of the soul and advice from these sources are reviewed. What unfolds is a vista of challenge and hope.
The impact of disasters on agriculture and food security
Price: Free! Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
This study assesses the impact of medium to large scale natural hazards and disasters on the agriculture sector and subsectors in developing countries between 2003 and 2013, focusing on direct physical damage and indirect economic losses. The findings of the study are expected to support national and international efforts to reduce damage and losses caused by disasters.
Atheism And Intelligent Design.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: Simple English. Published: February 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Atheism is not fit to science and reality. Intelligent Design had already shown it.
Research Methods and Methods in Context Revision Notes for AS Level and A Level Sociology, AQA Focus
Price: $1.41 USD. Words: 20,760. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This brief set of revision notes has been designed to help students revise for the research methods section of both the AS and A level Sociology exams. It should be sufficient to get students through both the AQA, OCR and Welsh Board Syllabuses.
Høvding Seattles tale
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: Danish. Published: February 24, 2016 by NetSpirit. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
Høvding Seattles smukke tale fra 1854 er igennem tiderne fortolket og udlagt på mange måder. Her har du mulighed for at læse talen i dens to hovedudgaver
Promotion of Fruit and Vegetables for Health Report of the Pacific Regional Workshop on Promotion of Fruit and Vegetables for Health (PROFAVPacific 2014)
Price: Free! Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The island countries of the Pacific generally face challenges in securing year-round adequate supply of fresh fruit and vegetables. It was recognized that NGOs, civil society and especially faith-based organizations can play a key role among stakeholders in increasing awareness and facilitating programmes to improve availability and consumption of fruit and vegetables for health.
Directions
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 96,500. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Directions provides a space for established and emerging scholars, community organizations and race relations practitioners to publish their research. It also offers a forum for important dialogue and debate on race-related issues and best practices, and practical recommendations for policy development and change.
Objetivo hambre cero. El papel decisivo de las inversiones en la protección social y la agricultura
Price: Free! Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En el presente informe se ofrecen estimaciones del coste de las inversiones públicas y privadas necesarias para eliminar las deficiencias crónicas de energía alimentaria, o para alcanzar la meta del hambre cero en 2030.
Objectif Faim Zéro. Le rôle crucial des investissements dans la protection sociale et l’agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Le présent rapport fournit des estimations relatives aux coûts des investissements, tant publics que privés, qui sont nécessaires pour éliminer les déficits énergétiques alimentaires chroniques et atteindre l’objectif Faim Zéro d’ici à 2030. L’analyse est complétée par l’examen d’autres scénarios susceptibles de contribuer à la réalisation de l’objectif faim zéro à l’horizon 2030.
El Trabajo de la FAO sobre el Cambio Climático: Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre el cambio climático 2015
Price: Free! Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Esta brochure presenta los mensajes clave de la FAO sobre el cambio climático y la seguridad alimentaria. Se incluye un resumen de la ayuda más reciente de la FAO a los países para hacer frente a los impactos del cambio climático.
L’action de la FAO face au changement climatique: Conférence des Nations Unies sur le changement climatique 2015
Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Cette brochure présente les messages clés de la FAO sur le changement climatique et la sécurité alimentaire. Elle comprend une synthèse des exemples les plus récents de l'appui de la FAO aux pays pour faire face aux impacts du changement climatique. Elle rassemble également les connaissances les plus pertinentes sur le changement climatique.