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Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
Coastal GTOS Strategic design and phase 1 implementation plan. Environment and Natural Resources Series 9
There is a clear need for information on global and regional change in coastal areas bordering the world’s large water bodies. Collection of in situ and remote sensing data must be improved and associated data management, model production, and communication infrastructure developed to provide free and timely information to developed and developing nations.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_060401_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_060401_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_060401_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_060401_ar.htm

Environment - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
Frost protection: fundamentals, practice and economics
This two-volume publication describes the physics and biology of frost occurrence and damage, passive and active protection methods and how to assess the cost-effectiveness of active protection techniques.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_051001_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_051001_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_051001_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_051001_ar.htm

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 - Geoinformation, monitoring and assessment
GTOS Biennial Report 2002-2003
GTOS is a global system for observations, modelling and analysis of terrestrial ecosystems to support sustainable development.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_040601_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_040601_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_040601_es.htm
Arabic: http://www.fao.org/sd/dim_en3/en3_040601_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
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 - Energy and environmental technology
Summary Report of the "GEF-FAO Workshop on Productive Uses of Renewable Energy: Experience, Strategies, and Project Development"
This report is an overview of on an expert workshop held in Rome in June 2002 by the Global Environment Facility and FAO. The workshop addressed productive uses of renewable energy in developing countries; the 35 workshop participants came from development agencies, non-governmental organizations, private companies, research institutes, and universities in 15 countries.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2002/EN1001_en.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

New publication: Towards a GIS-based analysis of mountain environments and populations: Environment and Natural Resources Working paper no. 10
This report applies Geographical Information System (GIS) techniques and newly available geo-referenced data to understand conditions underlying poverty and hunger in the world, particularly in mountain environments.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN0502_en.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN0502_fr.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/2003/EN0502_es.htm

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