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ENVIRONMENT
Conventions and agreements

Agroecosystems
Biodiversity
Carbon cycle
Carbon substitution
Coastal area
Desertification
Dryland management
Ecosystems
Environmental conventions
Indigenous knowledge
Information systems
Natural resources
Natural resources management
Resource conservation
Resource management
Soil conservation
Soil erosion

Energy and technology

Biodiversity
Bioenergy
Carbon substitution
Climatic change
Ecosystems
Energy for agriculture
Energy balance
Energy demand
Energy policies
Energy resources
Energy sources
Energy technologies
Environmental information technology
Fermentation
Fuelwood
Gasification
Natural resources management
Photovoltaic systems
Resource conservation
Rural energy development
Solar energy
Wood energy

Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment

AVHRR
Agrometeorology
Arid zones
Cartography
Classification systems
Climate observations
Climatic change
Coastal area
Crop modelling
Crop monitoring
Data access
Data management
Decision support tools
Desertification
Early warning systems
Ecosystems
Environmental assessment
Environmental information technology
Environmental monitoring
Forest cover
Forest fires
Geographical information systems
Global observing systems
Groundwater assessment
Land cover
Land cover mapping
Land use mapping
Mapping
Natural disasters
Natural resources
Natural resources management
Net primary productivity
Radar satellite
Remote sensing
Satellites
Satellite observation
Software development
Soil conservation
Soil erosion
Spatial database
Spatial information
Statistical methods
Synthetic aperture radar (SAR)
Terrestrial observation
Thermal inertia
Weather data
Weather forecasting
Wetlands monitoring
Yield forecasting

Policy and integrated management

Agroecosystems
Arid zones
Biodiversity
Climatic change
Coastal area
Decision support tools
Dryland management
Ecosystems
Energy balance
Environmental accounting
Environmental assessment
Indigenous knowledge
Integrated management
Land cover change
Land use planning
Natural disasters
Natural resources
Natural resources management
Organic agriculture
Pollutants
Pollution
Pollution control
Resource conservation
Resource management
Rural energy development
Soil erosion
Soil management
Water management

INSTITUTIONS
Land tenure

Agrarian reform
Agrarian structure
Cadastres
Common property
Indigenous tenure systems
Individual land property
Land access
Land administration
Land information systems
Land leasing
Land management
Land markets
Land policies
Land reform
Land registration
Land rights
Peri-urban agriculture

Public institutions

Capacity building
Decentralization
Deconcentration
Devolution
Governance
Institutional reform
Local communities
Local government
Rural administration
Rural development strategies

Rural Organizations

Cooperative finance
Cooperatives
Farmers associations
Group savings
Private sector organizations
Rural development strategies
Rural finance
Self-help groups
Small enterprise development
KNOWLEDGE
Communication for development

Audiovisual aids
Communication
Cultural factors
Distance education
Emergency preparedness
Gender
HIV/AIDS
Indigenous knowledge
Information and communication technologies (ICTs)
Internet
Knowledge and information systems
Media production
Participatory communication
Population communication
Rural radio
Traditional media

Education

Adult education
Basic education
Child development
Continuing education
Development indicators
Development policies
Education for all
Education systems
Educational methodologies
Educational policies
Educational reforms
Experiential learning
Girls education
Higher education
Knowledge and information systems
Life skills development
Literacy
Out of school youth
Public education
Rural population
Rural settlement
School gardening
Secondary education
Skill training
Teacher training
Teaching
Teaching materials
Teaching methods
Teaching tools
Vocational education

Extension

Agricultural extension
Agricultural services
Client-oriented extension
Decentralization
Environmental extension
Evaluation
Extension approaches
Extension centres
Extension funding
Extension materials
Extension programmes
Extension strategies
Extension-research linkages
Gender
HIV/AIDS
Knowledge and information systems
Management
Methods
Planning
Policies
Training centres
Training materials
Training programmes
Training strategies

Research and technology

Agricultural research
Biosafety regulations
Biotechnology
Development indicators
Development policies
Extension-research linkages
Food technology
Genetic engineering
Knowledge and information systems
Management
Partnerships
Planning
Plant biotechnology
Plant genetic resources
Research funding
Research institutions
Research networks
Research policies
Technology assessment
Technology transfer

PEOPLE
Gender and development

Biodiversity
Capacity building
Communication
Development indicators
Development policies
Diffusion of information
Empowerment
Entrepreneurship
Extension programmes
Extension strategies
Gender
Gender analysis
Gender mainstreaming
Gender training
HIV/AIDS
Home economics
Household food security
Indigenous knowledge
Institutional development
Integrated development
Land access
Local communities
Men
Methodologies
Microfinance/credit
Natural resources
Natural resources management
Participatory approaches
Planning
Plant genetic resources
Policies
Poverty
Rural development
Rural population
Sex-disaggregated data
Skill training
Sociocultural environment
Socioeconomic environment
Training materials
Training programmes
Training strategies
Water management
Women
Women in development

Participation

Disabled persons
Group savings
Participatory approaches
People’s participation
Rural disabled
Skill training
Stakeholders

Population

Adolescents
Adolescent fertility
Age structure
Ageing
Agricultural censuses
Cultural factors
Demographic transition
Demography
Dependency ratio
Development indicators
Development policies
Fertility
Gender
HIV/AIDS
Household food security
Human rights
Indigenous knowledge
Infertility
Labour mobility
Literacy
Male involvement
Migration
Mortality
Population censuses
Population communication
Population density
Population distribution
Population dynamics
Population education
Population growth
Population pressure
Population programme
Poverty
Reproductive behaviour
Reproductive health
Reproductive rights
Right to food
Rural population
Rural settlement
Rural sociology
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
Social policies
Sociocultural environment
Socioeconomic environment
Sustainable livelihoods
Urbanization
Women
Youth

Sustainable livelihoods


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