Monthly Archives: May 2016

Avoiding deforestation and forest degradation

Originally posted on DESERTIFICATION:
? ? Avoiding deforestation and forest degradation under a new climate agreement: The evolution of REDD+ and implications for international forest policy By Maria Brockhaus.

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Defaunation Leads to Desertification

Originally posted on Camel is, food security and the climate change:
The word ‘Defaunation‘ is a merely new term used by scientists in a recent article published in the Journal Nature Communications. According to the team of scientists ” large…

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Farmer-led irrigation in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia is transforming food security

Originally posted on DESERTIFICATION:
? Photo credit: CGIAR Farmers manually irrigate a field in Kumasi, Ghana.Photo Credit: Bernard Keraita/IWMI Water-smart investment benefits ripple beyond food security By Meredith Giordano Nearly four years ago, researchers documented for the first time how…

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Farmer-led irrigation in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia is transforming food security

Originally posted on DESERTIFICATION:
? Photo credit: CGIAR Farmers manually irrigate a field in Kumasi, Ghana.Photo Credit: Bernard Keraita/IWMI Water-smart investment benefits ripple beyond food security By Meredith Giordano Nearly four years ago, researchers documented for the first time how…

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