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Environment - Policy and management
New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD): Towards Agriculture and Environment Nexus
NEPAD is a home-grown approach to tackling Africa’s many development challenges. It represents the vision and collective determination of African leaders to place their respective countries on the path of self-reliant sustainable development.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_041001_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_041001_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_041001_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_041001_ar.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Special Ministerial Conference on Agriculture in Small Island Developing States: Report and Background Documents
Most Small Island Developing States are net agricultural importers. As a group they are net exporters by a narrow margin and their agricultural exports tend to be highly concentrated in a small number of commodities and markets.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040601_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040601_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040601_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040601_ar.htm

Environment - Policy and management
The scope of organic agriculture, sustainable forest management and ecoforestry in protected area management
In protected area categories where agricultural activities are allowed, there is need to consider productive activities which provide livelihoods in an equitable and environmentally-friendly way.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040602_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040602_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040602_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040602_ar.htm

Environment - Policy and management
FAO and SIDS: challenges and emerging issues in agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Agriculture, fisheries and forestry have provided for centuries the main source of livelihood for the population of the islands. This sector still represents a chief asset to Small Island Developing States (SIDS).
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040301_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040301_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040301_es.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Proceedings of the Seminar on the production and exports of organic fruit and vegetables in Asia
This seminar was organized by FAO, International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM) and the EarthNet Foundation
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040302_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040302_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040302_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en4/en4_040302_ar.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Biodiversity and the ecosystem approach in agriculture, forestry and fisheries
These Proceedings result from the Satellite Event on Biodiversity and the Ecosystem Approach in Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries held on the occasion of the Ninth Regular Session of the Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN11023_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN11023_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN11023_es.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Integrated natural resources management to enhance food security: The case for community-based approaches in Ethiopia
The Environment and Natural Resources Working Paper No. 16 assesses the current threats to natural resource management and proposes a community-based integrated approach to address the issue and to expand the livelihood base in the non-farm sector.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN11013_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN11013_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN11013_es.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Organic agriculture: The challenge of sustaining food production while enhancing biodiversity
This paper was presented at the United Nations Thematic Group Sub-Group Meeting on Wildlife, Biodiversity and Organic Agriculture in Ankara, Turkey.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN07013_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN07013_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN07013_es.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Terrestrial Carbon Observation No. 2 - The Ottawa Assessment of Requirements, Status and Next Steps
This report presents the results of a follow-up Terrestrial Carbon Observation (TCO) Synthesis Workshop, organized by GTOS in collaboration with the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP) and other IGOS-P members on 8-11 February 2000 in Ottawa, Canada.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN07033_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN07033_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN07033_es.htm

Environment - Policy and management
New publication: Terrestrial carbon observation - No. 5 - The Rio de Janeiro recommendations for terrestrial and atmospheric measurements
This publication is a comprehensive plan to use in situ and satellite observing systems to assess and monitor carbon stocks on land an in the atmosphere.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN0601_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN0601_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN0601_es.htm

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