Publications

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There are currently 1.8 billion young people between the ages of 10 and 24 in the world, the largest youth population ever. On the occasion of [...]

This report reviews the implications of heat stress in agriculture, looking at ISO standards – e.g. wet-bulb globe temperature (WBGT) index – and at how heat stress can be managed, including by training employees to drink frequently.

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This document reviews Albania’s disaster risk reduction and management system in agriculture. It suggests fostering insurance mechanisms for farmers to mitigate production losses and increasing coordination between all relevant authorities.

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The report notes that there are currently 33 Food Chain Crisis (FCC) threats occurring in Africa, the Americas, Asia and Europe, among which African swine fever, avian influenza and banana bunchy top disease.

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Through maps and case studies, this atlas provides a global picture of migration drivers and dynamics. It calls for inclusive growth strategies to create rural-urban linkages, foster income-generating opportunities and increase the resilience of rural livelihoods.

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