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Environment - Energy and environmental technology
Solar photovoltaics for sustainable agriculture and rural development
This is a summary of the publication "Solar photovoltaics for sustainable agriculture and rural development". The aim of this study is to contribute a better understanding of the potential impact and of the limitations of PV systems on sustainable agriculture and rural development (SARD), especially concerning income-generating activities.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/EGdirect/EGre0057.htm
Spanish: http://www.fao.org/sd/spdirect/EGre0057.htm

Institutions - Public institutions
Forum: Technical Consultation on Decentralization
The Technical Consultation on Decentralization, held in Rome from 16 to 18 December 1997, brought together policy-makers, practitioners and academics from the developed and developing world to review and discuss the contribution of decentralized and participatory strategies to rural development.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/ROdirect/ROfo0003.htm

Institutions - Public institutions
Partnership between populations and institutions: waters and soils conservation in Tunisia and Morocco
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/frdirect/ROan0015.htm

Institutions - Social capital
Institutions - Public institutions
Decentralization process and traditional powers: typologies of policies
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/frdirect/ROan0014.htm

Institutions - Social capital
Institutions - Public institutions
The state and the market: The missing link
This paper argues that the debate over state versus markets is leading to another discussion: the interaction between the market and the institutions of both civil society and the state.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/rodirect/ROan0010.htm

Institutions - Public institutions
Interface local development-strategic centers: the role of the region
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/frdirect/ROan0007.htm

Institutions - Social capital
Toward a new cooperative system in Viet Nam
The development of a genuine co-operative network is a long-term process. It requires a continuous participatory dialogue within the co-operative and group movement and with external agencies, that may provide assistance supplementary to internally mobilised resources.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/rodirect/ROan0005.htm

Institutions - Public institutions
Case Studies on the Organization and Management of Agricultural Services to Small Farmers in Albania: General Conceptual Framework
This paper reports on case studies conducted in Albania in the area of improving and strengthening rural services for small farmers and other rural operators and their organizations. The research aimed at analysing the current situation, identifying priorities, and formulating conclusions and relevant recommendations.
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/rodirect/ROan0004.htm

Institutions - Public institutions
Technical consultation on the evolving role of Ministries of Agriculture and Natural Resources in sub-Saharan Africa
The purpose of the technical consultation was to analyse the experiences of these countries in institutional restructuring, including those implemented with FAO's support and in the framework of structural adjustment programmes in agriculture, and to draw lessons from these experiences in order to adapt the role and improve the efficiency of Ministries of Agriculture and Natural Resources and rela... more
English: http://www.fao.org/sd/rodirect/ROre0013.htm
French: http://www.fao.org/sd/rodirect/ROre0014.htm

   


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