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Governance and planning, Food production and ecosystem management - Reports & Case Studies
Highly populated, developed areas, such as urban areas, have characteristics that can exacerbate detrimental effects of climate change on soil biodiversity such as, decreased albedo, sealed pavement, soil compaction, and propagation of non-native plant species. Managing urban landscapes for the maintenance of diverse microbial and faunal communities can reduce inputs,...
(Global coverage)
2021 - Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative
Governance and planning - Reports & Case Studies
The WHO European Centre for Environment and Health has been closely following the research on green and blue spaces because of their importance in addressing human and ecosystem health in urban planning, especially in the context of climate change. Particular attention has been paid to the mental health effects of...
(Global coverage)
2021 - Coll.
- Local Policies
En el marco del proyecto de la FAO ‘Alimentar la urbanización: construir pequeñas ciudades y pueblos prósperos’, el Gobierno Autónomo Descentralizado (GAD) de Portoviejo, la FAO y la ONG Rikolto, colaboran para poner en marcha un mecanismo participativo de gobernanza del sistema alimentario en la ciudad. En este documento se...
Ecuador (Latin America and the Caribbean)
2021 -
- Local Policies
Dans le cadre du projet de la FAO ‘Nourrir l'urbanisation : bâtir des petites villes et des villages prospères’, le Ministère des Collectivités territoriales, du Développement et de l’Aménagement des Territoires (MCTDAT), à travers de la Direction de la Promotion du Développement territorial (DPDT), a effectué une diagnostiques rapides des systèmes...
2021 -
- Local Policies
En el marco del proyecto de la FAO ‘Alimentar la urbanización: construir pequeñas ciudades y pueblos prósperos’, la ONG Rikolto hizo un análisis del sistema alimentario urbano de la ciudad de Portoviejo, en la provincia de Manabí, Ecuador. Al ser la capital de Manabí, Portoviejo se constituye en un lugar...
(Latin America and the Caribbean)
2021 -