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Environment - Policy and management
Indicators of sustainable development: Selected FAO activities, 1998
A brief note on FAO activities related to indicators, including: Environmental conventions; Agenda 21; Global Terrestrial Observing System (GTOS); OECD's agri-environmental indicators; land quality indicators (LQI); and indicators on sustainability in marine capture fisheries.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPre0054.htm

Environment - Conventions & agreements
Report: Sustaining agricultural biodiversity and agro-ecosystem functions
This report was presented at the International Technical Workshop organized jointly by FAO and the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, in Rome, 2-4 December 1998. The workshop resulted in a set of provisional recommendations for the further development and implementation of an integrated Work Programme on Agricultural Biodiversity. The article contains the workshop context, term... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPre0080.htm

Environment - Conventions & agreements
Technical workshop on farming systems approaches for the sustainable use and conservation of agricultural biodiversity and agro-ecosystems: Executive summary and conclusions
Report of the workshop held in Rome, 19-20 June 1997, with the participation of the CBD Secretariat, FAO, IPGRI, and the Government of the Netherlands, to consider how to address agricultural biodiversity.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPre0037.htm

Environment - Conventions & agreements
Conservation and use of biological diversity and genetic resources
The article examines various issues, including biodiversity and genetic resources, aquatic ecosystems, plant genetic resources, animal genetic resources and wildlife, tropical forests, and the role of FAO in these areas.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EPdirect/EPre0007.htm

Environment - Conventions & agreements
Short history of the Convention on Biodiversity
This paper presents a brief overview of the Convention on Biodiversity and its objectives.
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/frdirect/EPre0009.htm

Environment - Energy and environmental technology
International workshop: Towards tropical agriculture using less fossil energy
Brief note on the international workshop held in Havana, Cuba, 29 October-1 November 1997.
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/spdirect/EGre0031.htm

Environment - Policy and management
Selected FAO field projects related to biodiversity
A list of selected FAO field projects related to biodiversity at the continental, inter-country and regional levels.
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/frdirect/Epre0001.htm

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