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Comparative analysis of livelihood strategies across Aymara communities of the Peruvian and Bolivian Altiplano
The goal of this project is to increase the resilience of Altiplano households to deal with climate and markets changes, in systems of income generation and food security of local actors. In order to do that, using sustainable ...
Adapting to climate change in Andean Ecosystems: SANREM LTRA-4 Practices and Strategies
Adapting to Change in the Andean Highlands: Practices and Strategies to Address Climate and Market Risks in Vulnerable Agro-ecosystems (SANREM CRSP LTRA 4) is focused on identifying the consequences of climate change for ...
Summary of work in soil metagenomics and pyrosequencing
This presentation summarizes work in soil metagenomics and pyrosequencing.
Cambio climático, diversidad de papa y conocimiento local en el Altiplano boliviano
Este recurso explica las enlaces entre conocimiento local y la bioversidad de la papa en el Altiplano boliviano y cambio climatico. Estudios pasados han revelado la amenaza de cambio climatico a la biodiversidad del ...
Assessing soil quality for sustainable agricultural systems in tropical countries using spectroscopic methods
Identifying and developing appropriate methods to quantify and assess changes in soil quality are essential for evaluating the extent of soil degradation and the effectiveness of improved management practices. The objective ...
The "One World, One Health" entry point to conservation and development success: Case studies from Africa
"If local people whose very livelihoods are often closely linked to livestock-keeping, for example, see expanding contact with wildlife as a threat to the health of their animals, or even to their own health in the case ...
Análisis de evaluaciones participativas y socialización en comunidades de Ancoraimes y Umala
(La Paz, Bolivia: Universidad de La Cordillera, 2009)
The institution leading the production is Universidad de La Cordillera. The PI contact is Dr. Elizabeth Jimenez. Can also contact Corinne Valdivia PI LTRA 4 at University of Missouri Columbia.
SANREM CRSP Annual Report 2008
(Blacksburg, VA: SANREM CRSP, 2009)
The Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management Collaborative Research Support Program (SANREM CRSP) promotes stakeholder empowerment and improved livelihoods through the discovery, organization, and dissemination ...
Negotiating for nature's services: A primer for sellers of ecosystem services on identifying & approaching prospective private sector buyers
(Washington, D.C.: Forest Trends, 2007)
Climate change, markets and livelihood strategies for adaptation in vulnerable Altiplano Ecosystems
This presentation discusses a framework of scales and interactions, Altiplano climate trends and change, markets, livelihood strategies and perceptions of risks across the Altiplano ecosystem, uncertainty, and participatory ...