This book is concerned with enhancing the understanding of governance in relation to social justice and environmental sustainability across a range of natural resource sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa.
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Effectiveness of approach seen in Africa’s Sahel and in Brazil’s Atlantic Forest, and in dozens of other regions; major agriculture groups call for urgently scaling up “Whole Landscape” approaches ahead of Rio+20
The first session of the plenary meeting on the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) held at UN Environment Programme’s (UNEP) headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya came to an end on the 7th of October 2011. Discussions during this five-day meeting ranged from the functions and operating principles of the platform; the legal issues […]
The African Journal of Agricultural Research (AJAR) is currently accepting manuscripts for publication. AJAR publishes high-quality solicited and unsolicited articles, in English, in all areas of agriculture including arid soil research and rehabilitation, agricultural genomics, stored products research, tree fruit production, pesticide science, post harvest biology and technology, seed science research, irrigation, agricultural engineering, agricultural […]
Scientists and climatologists will converge in Punjab Agricultural University at Ludhiana, India, at a 3 day international conference to discuss the impacts of climate change on agricultural productivity. The Platform will be represented by Dr Toby Hodgkin, who is the current Platform coordinator. The themes for the conference are: 1) Agriculture: abettor and sufferer 2) […]