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Choosing a Sustainable Future: SANREM CRSP 1999 Annual Report
(Watkinsville, Ga.: SANREM CRSP, 2000)
This document describes the progress of the SANREM CRSP for the period June 1, 1999 to May 31, 2000.
Sustainable Use of Land and Resources: SANREM CRSP 2000 Annual Report
(Watkinsville, Ga.: SANREM CRSP, 2001)
This document describes the progress of the SANREM CRSP for the period June 1, 2000 through May 31, 2001.
Politics and water policy: A Southern Africa example
(Brighton, U.K.: Kensington Press, 2003)
Drawing on fieldwork from the Sustainable Livelihoods in Southern Africa programme - largely undertaken in Zimbabwe, with some additional material from South Africa and Mozambique - this article examines the politics ...
Are Ayurvedic herbs for diabetes effective?
(Frontline Medical Communications Inc., 2005-10)
Objective: To evaluate and synthesize the evidence on the effect of Ayurvedic therapies for diabetes mellitus. Design: Systematic review of trials. Measurements and main results: We found no study that assessed ...
Role of information and communication networks in malaria survival
Background Quite often symptoms of malaria go unrecognized or untreated. According to the Multilateral Initiative on Malaria, 70% of the malaria cases that are treated at home are mismanaged. Up to 82% of all malaria ...
A virtual look at Epstein-Barr virus infection: Biological interpretations
The possibility of using computer simulation and mathematical modeling to gain insight into biological and other complex systems is receiving increased attention. However, it is as yet unclear to what extent these techniques ...
Why watershed-based water management makes sense
(Makati City, Philippines: Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2002)
The alarming increase in the scarcity of water in various parts of the world has focused global attention on the need for a stronger and more appropriate water resource management solution. With about 166 million people ...
Improved pasture resources in the Madiama Commune of Mali, West Africa: Working with women groups at the village level
The objectives of this project were to evaluate the chemical characteristics (crude protein, in vitro dry matter digestibility, fiber, etc.) of ensiled vs. fresh C. tora, examine the effect of additives (water or honey) ...
Livestock's long shadow: Environmental issues and options: A workshop
Livestock's long shadow takes into account the livestock sector's direct impacts, plus the environmental effects of related land use changes and production of the feed crops animals consume. It finds that expanding population ...
Saving a river: Why do local governments matter?
(College, Laguna, Philippines: University of the Philippines Los Baños. School of Environmental Science and Management, 2001)
This paper evaluates the sufficiency and local implementation of river management laws in the Philippines. The assessment is that although there are enough policies and regulations, they are not adequately implemented at ...