Natural Resources
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September 1997
1997/2 - Urban and peri-urban agriculture

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For related information, see the following theme pages: -Land Tenure  
June 1997
Directory of agricultural education and training institutions in Central and Eastern Europe

One of the roles of FAO is to serve as a clearing house for information on agricultural education and training and to facilitate the dissemination of information among member states. This helps to enable each country to more clearly identify the immense variety of skills and facilities that exist on a global basis.

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For related information, see the following theme pages: -Communication & Education  
June 1997
Workshop series on the privatization of the agricultural sector in the Czech Republic

Through this workshop series, the expertise of farmers, skilled workers from research stations, university faculty members and specialists from industry and services was shared with visiting farmers, extension staff, and members of agricultural organizations from Central and Eastern Europe.

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For related information, see the following theme pages: -Communication & Education  
May 1997
Agricultural education and training: Issues and opportunities

In a rapidly changing social and natural environment, agricultural education and training is being asked to play a critical role. What are the changes and adaptations, in structure, strategy and policy, that agricultural education institutions need to make to face the new challenges of the twenty-first century?

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For related information, see the following theme pages: -Communication & Education  
April 1997
Women in agricultural education and extension

There is widespread recognition of the need to improve both agricultural education and extension work with rural women. This article outlines the activities undertaken by the Extension, Education and Communication Service in the area of women in agricultural education and extension. These include a series of case studies on women in higher agricultural education and the preparation of a training

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For related information, see the following theme pages: -Research & Extension  -Communication & Education  

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