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Winrock International: Putting ideas to work
Winrock International is a nonprofit organization that works all over the world. The mission of this organization is "to empower the disadvantaged, increase economic opportunity, and sustain natural resources". Winrock ...
Women in agriculture
(IAASTD (International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science and Technology for Development), 2009)
This section of the "Agriculture at a Crossroads Synthesis Report" focuses on women in agriculture and the need for gender equity in agricultural knowledge, science, and technology (AKST). The authors discuss the changes ...
Anticipating and responding to biological complexity in the effects of climate change on agriculture
(IOP Publishing, 2009)
The effects of climate change on biological systems are complex. This is particularly apparent for multispecies systems such as plant diseases and plant-herbivore interactions where climate can affect each species individually ...
The International Food Policy Research Institute: Sustainable solutions for ending hunger and poverty
The International Food Policy Research Institute(IFPRI) mainly works for sustainable food security and end of world hunger. The vision of this organization is to make the world free from hunger and malnutrition and where ...
Agriculture for Development: Autumn 2009
(United Kingdom: Tropical Agriculture Association, 2009)
This publication is a newsletter with a Conservation Agriculture emphasis produced by the Tropical Agriculture Association about global development projects related to agriculture.