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Year: 2010
This study was conducted in collaboration with HarvestChoice (IFPRI) and evaluates the potential impacts of the Drought Tolerant Maize for Africa (DTMA) project run by CIMMYT and the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) in 13 countries of eastern, southern and west Africa, describing cumulative economic and poverty-reduction benefits to farmers and consumers in those countries over 2007-16, from higher yields and from diminished season-to-season yield fluctuations, through the adoption by farmers of improved, drought tolerant maize varieties
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Year: 2009
Enhancing and diversifying livelihood options in the mountain regions need attention in the wake of framing an integral strategy for coping with physical hazards and food insecurity
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Year: 2008
Human-induced climate change is already happening
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Year: 2008
Ricebean is an underutilised grain legume grown mainly in marginal hill areas in northern India and Nepal It belongs to the Ceratropis genus, section Angulares, and is believed to be a domesticated form of V
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Year: 2007
During the course of the decade that has gone by since the 1996 World Food Summit, the SDC has done its utmost in contributing to meet the objective fixed for 2015
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Year: 2007
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) provides that all Parties must formulate and implement national or regional programmes containing measures to facilitate adequate adaptation to climate change (Art
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Year: 2007
This document contains information on the distribution and diversity of ricebean (Vigna umbellata) germplasm in India and Nepal, drawn from the literature, interviews with farmers and scientists, germplasm collection expeditions and field visits
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Year: 2006
Oxfam is running a rural recovery and food security programme in 40 villages of the districts of Panjao, Waras, Lal o Sarjangal and Ashterlaï in Hazarajat and a community based rural livelihood programme in 40 villages of the districts of Yawan and Shar-e Buzurg in Badakhshan province
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Year: 2006
This study was conducted in Kwalei Village, Lushoto District with the objective of determining if significant differences existed between farmers using the indigenous knowledge of applying a local shrub Tughutu (Venonia subligera) for soil enrichment in their fields against those not using it
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Year: 2004
Agriculture has long been regarded as a threat - one of the main threats - to biodiversity conservation
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