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Forest-Based Adaptation: Transformational Adaptation through Forests and Trees
Price: Free! Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Forest-based adaptation is an ensemble of climate actions that employ forests and trees in support of climate change adaptation and resilience, including sustainable forest management, forest conservation and restoration, reforestation and afforestation.
Food Outlook – Biannual Report on Global Food Markets: November 2022
Price: Free! Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
FAO’s latest forecasts point to somewhat easing of market conditions for basic foodstuffs. However, increased climate variability, conflicts and geopolitical tensions, bleak economic prospects, soaring agricultural input costs and export restrictions continue to pose challenges to global food commodity market stability.
Practicing Presence: Insights from the Streets
Price: Free! Words: 30,700. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2022 by Bell Sound Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes, Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
This is a companion volume to The Emptiness of Our Hands: 47 Days on the Streets but may be read independently. Deepen your understanding of the practice of being present while learning more about Phyllis’s time living by choice on the streets of Columbus, Ohio. She wrote this blog series of forty-seven reflections in 2009 on the tenth anniversary of her 1999 streets experience. Each reflection...
Striking before Disasters Do – Promoting Phased Anticipatory Action for Slow-Onset Hazards: Position Paper
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Hazards may occur suddenly (sudden-onset) or develop over time (slow-onset) and threaten people’s lives and livelihoods and all the pillars of sustainable development.
Manual for the Implementation of Environmental, Health, and Safety Standards for the Control of Locusts: December 2021
Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Standard Operation Procedures (SOP) for the control of the Desert Locust define the procedures that should be followed in a Desert Locust control campaign to minimize the impact of the use of insecticides on human health and the environment.
Till The Ink Is Done
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2022 by Ely J. Rodriguez. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Poetry » African Poetry, Poetry » American poetry » Hispanic American
A true poet or singing artist may experience writers block or may stop writing due to a tragic event, however, their soul has such a great amount of passion or fiery for their craft; they cannot cease. Till The Ink Is Done is a book with collections of influential poems and quotes that speak messages that touch our lives as humans everyday, from struggles, betrayal, relationships, working hard...
No Room On My Canvas Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2022 by E.J.R.. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Poetry » American poetry » African American, Poetry » American poetry » Hispanic American, Poetry » American poetry » General
With so much going on in the world on a daily basis, a passionate artist has enough inventory of ideas to pour out. Yet a canvas doesn't have the capacity to hold all that needs to be expressed in a day. They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so I dedicate myself to creating thousands of words on canvases/pages to make render; meaningful art to share with the public.
How to Teach Kids to be Kind to Gay People
All books in the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Parent Guidebooks series are written for parents (and caregivers) of elementary school kids. This particular guidebook focuses on LGBTQ equality by providing concise instructions for teaching your child how to be an LGBTQ+ ally. You'll find step-by-step guidance and practical ideas for: - Subtly learning your child's true opinion of LGBTQ...
Malala
Series: Malala, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: Tamil. Published: December 8, 2022 by IN Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Literacy, Fiction » Literary collections, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Literary collections » Speeches
மலாலா 1997இல், ஓர் விடியற்காலையில் பிறந்தாள். அவள் ஜியாவுதீன் யூசுப்சாய் மற்றும் டார் பெகாய் ஆகியோருக்கு முதல் குழந்தை ஆவாள். அவர்கள் பாக்கிஸ்தானில் உள்ள ஸ்வாட் பள்ளத்தாக்கில் பரவியுள்ள மிங்கோரா என்ற பெரிய நகரத்தில் வாழ்ந்தனர். அவர்களின் வீடு ஜியாவுதீன் நிறுவிய பெண்களுக்கான குஷால் பள்ளிக்கு எதிரே அமைந்திருந்தது. தன்னுடைய நாட்டில், சில புதிய அப்பாக்கள் இருப்பது போல, மலாலாவின் தந்தை தனது குழந்தை...
Holding On
Price: Free! Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2022 by Anthony Vincent Bruno. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
The finality of abortion can threaten the human mind with devastating consequences. This fictitious work does not judge anyone. Every circumstance is unique to the parent, or parents. Holding on is the tale of a man haunted by a botched abortion he did little to prevent. As he walks an empty beach, he meets his future self, who has questions to ask of him?
Courage
1 John 3:16 - By this we know what love is: Jesus laid down His life for us, and we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers. Throughout the ages, Christianity has had a target on its back. Make no mistake, Hitler and Stalin sought the annihilation of the Christian Church. What evidence is there of these systematic genocides? There was a separate section at the Dachau concentration camp for...
Crónica del Gran Encierro
Price: Free! Words: 44,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 8, 2022 by Instituto de Estudios Peruanos. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Covid-19: hace seis meses esta palabra no existía y ahora debe ser la más pronunciada en todo el mundo. La difusión del nuevo coronavirus, la mortalidad que genera y las inéditas medidas globales de contención implementadas para frenar su avance -entre ellas el confinamiento- han trastocado nuestras vidas cotidianas hasta extremos inauditos. ¿Qué nos han desvelado estas diez semanas de...
Elijo ser yo. Guía práctica de apoyo para informarte, conocerte, aceptarte y afrontar retos como Lesbiana, Gay, Bisexual y Transgénero (LGBT)
Price: Free! Words: 30,180. Language: Spanish. Published: December 7, 2022 by CreaLibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gay & Lesbian studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Lesbian Studies
Identificar que eres lesbiana, gay, bisexual o transgénero puede ser un proceso desafiante si no cuentas con la información adecuada y las herramientas necesarias para comprenderlo y expresarlo. Elijo ser yo es una guía dirigida a jóvenes y adultos que les ayudará a informarse, conocerse mejor, aceptarse y afrontar retos que se les presenten como LGBT. Esta guía incluye información importante...
Monsters
Series: After Dinner Conversation, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by After Dinner Conversation. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Synopsis - There are monsters in the neighborhood, but sometimes you need to go outside for ice cream. After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or philosophical idea and is accompanied by suggested discussion questions. Podcast discussions of...
Patchouli Lost
Synopsis - Patchouli finds herself in an abusive relationship and reaches out to a friend for help. How far will you go to support a friend when is seems they aren't ready to help themselves? After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or...
The Book Of Approved Words
Series: After Dinner Conversation, Book 26. Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by After Dinner Conversation. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science » Censorship
Synopsis: A government approved "author" is tempted to show the world the words they are missing. After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or philosophical idea and is accompanied by suggested discussion questions. Podcast discussion of this...
I Do So, Like Durian
Series: After Dinner Conversation, Book 23. Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by After Dinner Conversation. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Synopsis: A sheltered teen on a quest through Chinatown finds a new world to explore. After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or philosophical idea and is accompanied by suggested discussion questions. Podcast discussions of this short story...
Metaphors
Series: After Dinner Conversation, Book 67. Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by After Dinner Conversation. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Synopsis: A widowed white woman in a black community has a falling out with her neighbor. After Dinner Conversation believes humanity is improved by ethics and morals grounded in philosophical truth. Philosophical truth is discovered through intentional reflection and respectful debate. In order to facilitate that process, we have created a growing series of short stories, audio and video...
Prevention
Series: After Dinner Conversation, Book 35. Price: Free! Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by After Dinner Conversation. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Synopsis: A single mother finds out her drug addict son plans to shoot up his school and is forced to make a choice. After Dinner Conversation is a growing series of short stories across genres to draw out deeper discussions with friends and family. Each story is an accessible example of an abstract ethical or philosophical idea and is accompanied by suggested discussion questions. Podcast...
How To Run For City Council in Tempe, Arizona
Price: Free! Words: 18,130. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Kolby Granville. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science » Political process / elections
Local politics needs fewer information gatekeepers. If you want to run for office, you should be know what you are getting yourself into, and know what you need to do to win. You might not win...but at the very least, you will be judged by the value of your ideas, rather than your knowledge of the system. This book outlines all the details of how to run for city council in Tempe, Arizona. Some...