Asia

Reports & Research
October 2016
Nepal
Thailand
China
Cambodia
Asia

Improving livelihoods and income of forest dependent communities is important in the context of poverty reduction efforts, food security, and achieving sustainable development goals (SDGs). In this regard, many countries in Asia have initiated forest tenure reform programmes. However, the outcome of such reform is mixed and potential benefits to rural people are not fully realised. Restrictive and weak regulatory frameworks, tenure insecurity, and insufficient institutional capacity are key factors limiting the impacts of forest tenure reform.

Reports & Research
December 2012
Nepal
Ghana
Samoa
Asia
Africa
Oceania

En este número del Boletín del Departamento de Gestión de RecursosNaturales y Medio Ambiente nos complace anunciar que las Naciones Unidas han declarado el año 2012 Año Internacional de la Energía Sostenible para Todos. Esta celebración representa una oportunidad de concentrar la atención mundial en los desafíos a que deben hacer frente tanto los países desarrollados como los países en desarrollo a la hora de abordar el acceso a la energía y los problemas relacionados con el uso eficiente de las fuentes energéticas sostenibles.

Policy Papers & Briefs
August 2016
Palau
Philippines
Guinea
Papua New Guinea
Asia
Oceania

Les Nautilidae se retrouvent partout dans les régions tropicales de l'Asie et du Pacifique, mais leur répartition est limitée aux pentes récifales profondes allant de 200-700 m de profondeur. Le Nautilus pompilius est le plus répandu, alors que les autres espèces sont plus limitées.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2016
Georgia
Netherlands
Asia

This issue of the E-newsletter consists of three stories: 1.Phytosanitary Capacity Evaluation (PCE) in Georgia 2. European Countries aim for ‘Green Economy,’ reducing deforestation 3. FAO and ILO working together to stamp out child labour in agriculture.

Journal Articles & Books
December 1993
France
Bangladesh
United States of America
Japan
China
Myanmar
Canada
India
Italy
Maldives
Mexico
Thailand
Netherlands
Africa
Asia

The importance of base-line reliable data on resource inventory for planning and management for sustainable exploitation of aquatic resources both in inland and marine sectors needs not to be over emphasised. They become all the more important in the highly dynamic situations of Bangladesh. Already terrestrial ecosystem is threatened with fast shrinking man land ratio. Population already stands above 110 million in the land of 55,598 square miles and expected to rise as high as 200 million by 2025. Every child born today would need 0.08 ha.

Journal Articles & Books
December 2005
Fiji
Bangladesh
Micronesia
Sri Lanka
Indonesia
Iran
Pakistan
Thailand
Nepal
Republic of Korea
Philippines
Kiribati
Malaysia
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan
Myanmar
Cambodia
India
Kazakhstan
Bhutan
Maldives
Tajikistan
Mongolia
Asia

This is the twenty-second issue of the above publication, a comprehensive and detailed compilation of statistics on farming, livestock, fishery, forestry and nutrition in Asia-Pacific countries for the decade 1994-2004. Statistics are listed separately for developing countries (including transition economies) and developed countries in the region. The publication uses mostly FAO statistics based on information provided by member countries. Included is a table reporting on the status of organic farming in the region and a section on country profiles.

Policy Papers & Briefs
March 2016
Afghanistan
Asia

The Afghanistan Agriculture Information Portal (AAIP) is a web data dissemination platform for crop production statistics and crop conditions. It manages spatial (satellite images and thematic layers) and non-spatial data (crop, climatic and hydrologic) that national or sub-national institutions generate or collect regarding crop monitoring. It aims to provide this information useful for decision-making by top management, farmers and other stakeholders in a country like Afghanistan where more than 80% of people.

Policy Papers & Briefs
December 1997
Bangladesh
Malaysia
Sri Lanka
Indonesia
India
Pakistan
Maldives
Thailand
Asia

The Regional Workshop convened by M S Swaminathan Research Foundation in collaboration with the Bay of Bengal Programme of FAO (BOBP) is designed to address these issues and to develop an action plan for saving the remaining coral reefs in the SAARC region. Since its establishment in 1989, M S S R F has given priority attention to the conservation and sustainable use of Coastal Mangrove ecosystems. In many areas, Mangroves, sea grass meadows and coral reefs constitute an integrated ecosystem. The Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve represents one such integrated ecosystem.

Reports & Research
December 2010
Serbia
Slovenia
Macedonia
Slovakia
Lithuania
Kazakhstan
Turkey
Croatia
Azerbaijan
Ukraine
Kyrgyzstan
Bulgaria
Estonia
Latvia
Russia
Moldova
Belarus
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Hungary
Turkmenistan
Albania
Uzbekistan
Armenia
Poland
Tajikistan
Georgia
Montenegro
Czech Republic
Asia
Europe

Настоящее исследование по вопросам управления землепользованием в странах Восточной Европы и Содружества Независимых Государств (СНГ) было подготовлено в качестве основания для обсуждения в ходе региональных консультационных совещаний в рамках разработки Добровольных руководящих принципов ответственного управления режимом владения землей и другими природными ресурсами ФАО. Региональное совещание для Восточной Европы состоялось в Бухаресте 22 24 марта 2010 года. Региональное совещание для стран СНГ будет проведено позже в этом году.