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Conflict Minerals Reporting: How to Get It Right by May 2015 [Video]

Conflict Minerals Reporting: How to Get It Right by May 2015 [Video]

Source: Source Intelligence, 2015

Author(s): Jennifer Kraus

Topics: Extractive Resources, Governance, Programming

Added: 22/02/2017

 

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Land Reform in Afghanistan: Full Impact and Sustainability of $41.2 Million USAID Program is Unknown

Land Reform in Afghanistan: Full Impact and Sustainability of $41.2 Million USAID Program is Unknown

Source: Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), 2017

Countries: Afghanistan

Topics: Land, Programming

Added: 15/02/2017

 

According to land reform experts, land reform is generally understood to be efforts to correct problems with land distribution and rights to its use. Since 2004, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has worked to address land reform in Afghanistan because of its effect on the economy and the...

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New "Backdraft" Podcast Series, on the Peace and Conflict Consequences of Climate Responses [Audio]

New "Backdraft" Podcast Series, on the Peace and Conflict Consequences of Climate Responses [Audio]

Source: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 2017

Author(s): Lauren Herzer Risi

Topics: Climate Change, Conflict Prevention, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 06/02/2017

 

The science is clear: To prevent major disruption, the global community must take steps to address climate change. But it is also increasingly clear that efforts to address climate change can have major effects on societies that are not always anticipated. The “backdraft” initiative at the Wilson Center is an effort...

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Degrees of Risk: Defining a Risk Management Framework for Climate Security

Degrees of Risk: Defining a Risk Management Framework for Climate Security

Source: E3G, 2011

Author(s): Nick Mabey, Jay Gulledge, Bernard Finel, and Katherine Silverthorne

Topics: Climate Change, Livelihoods, Programming

Added: 01/02/2017

 

There is a growing consensus in the security community that climate change presents significant risks to the delivery of national, regional and global security goals. Through sea level rise, shortages of food and water and severe weather events, climate change will have significant impacts on all countries, which in turn...

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Accessing and Using Climate Data and Information in Fragile Data-Poor States

Accessing and Using Climate Data and Information in Fragile Data-Poor States

Source: International Institute for Sustainable Development, 2015

Author(s): Simon Mason, Andrew Kruczkiewicz, Pietro Ceccato, and Alec Crawford

Topics: Assessment, Climate Change, Conflict Causes, Programming

Added: 01/02/2017

 

The vulnerability of populations in fragile states to weather and climate variability is typically much higher than in other countries. These countries, and their populations, face a higher exposure to climate change as a result of their geography. They are also over-reliant on climate-dependent sectors of the economy, particularly rain-fed...

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Prospects and Issues in Systemizing Ecological Defense Planning: Case Study of Korea

Prospects and Issues in Systemizing Ecological Defense Planning: Case Study of Korea

Source: Pacific Focus: Inha Journal of International Studies, 2016

Author(s): Ryo Hinata-Yamaguchi

Countries: South Korea

Topics: Governance, Programming, Weapons, Waste, and Pollution

Added: 08/01/2017

 

This paper purports to outline the prospects and issues in systemizing ecological defense planning and to assess the progress in the ROK. While the defense sectors in the United States and a number of European states have taken steps toward systemizing ecological measures in recent years, progress in the ROK...

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Water, Livestock, and Malnutrition: Findings from an Impact Assessment of “Community Resilience to Acute Malnutrition” Programming in the Dar Sila Region of Eastern Chad, 2012–2015

Water, Livestock, and Malnutrition: Findings from an Impact Assessment of “Community Resilience to Acute Malnutrition” Programming in the Dar Sila Region of Eastern Chad, 2012–2015

Source: Feinstein International Center, 2016

Author(s): Anastasia Marshak, Helen Young, and Anne Radday

Countries: Chad

Topics: Assessment, Livelihoods, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 28/12/2016

 

The Dar Sila region of eastern Chad experiences highly variable rainfall, seasonal food insecurity, and high prevalence of acute malnutrition. In 2012, Concern Worldwide put in place an integrated program that combines nutrition, health, water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH), and food, income, and markets (FIM) in the Dar Sila Region...

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Tierras y Conflictos Rurales

Tierras y Conflictos Rurales

Land and Rural Conflicts

Source: Centro Nacional de Memoria Histórica, 2016

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Land, Livelihoods, Programming

Added: 16/11/2016

 

Este informe presenta los resultados nacionales del proyecto de investigación del CNMH, Tierras, organización social y territorio. Pone a disposición una exhaustiva información estadística sobre las políticas de tierras del Estado colombiano en el siglo XX y la primera década del XXI, presenta nuevas hipótesis sobre las estructuras agrarias de...

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Achieving Sustainable Development in Rural Areas in Colombia: Future Scenarios for Biodiversity Conservation under Land Use Change

Achieving Sustainable Development in Rural Areas in Colombia: Future Scenarios for Biodiversity Conservation under Land Use Change

Source: Land Use Policy, 2016

Author(s): Valeria Borona, Esteban Payánb, Douglas MacMillana, and Joseph Tzanopoulos

Countries: Colombia

Topics: Land, Programming, Renewable Resources

Added: 03/11/2016

 

Agricultural expansion is a complex land use change phenomenon with deep environmental and socio-economic consequences, especially across tropical countries where most of this expansion is occurring. Here we use scenario and network analysis combined with sustainability assessment to understand the drivers of landscape change and their effects on sustainable development...

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Environmental Conflict Analysis Using an Integrated Grey Clustering and Entropy-Weight Method: A Case Study of a Mining Project in Peru

Environmental Conflict Analysis Using an Integrated Grey Clustering and Entropy-Weight Method: A Case Study of a Mining Project in Peru

Source: Environmental Modelling & Software, 2016

Author(s): Alexi Delgado and I. Romero

Countries: Peru

Topics: Conflict Prevention, Extractive Resources, Programming

Added: 12/09/2016

 

Environmental conflict analysis (henceforth ECA) has become a key factor for the viability of projects and welfare of affected populations. In this study, we propose an approach for ECA using an integrated grey clustering and entropy-weight method (The IGCEW method). The case study considered a mining project in northern Peru....

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