Asia

Reports & Research
Febrero 2012
Asia
China
Indonesia
Malasia
Papua Nueva Guinea
Islas Salomón

This report is based on research carried out in five Asia Pacific countries – China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. This document should serve as an instrument to help in Transparency International’s constructive but critical dialogue needed to fight corruption and build integrity in the forestry sector. As such it is aimed at civil society, the private sector, and government agencies, and all those who stand to benefit from improved forest governance.

Reports & Research
Octubre 2012
Global
Asia

This manual helps interested parties to understand and address corruption risks associated with forest carbon accounting – particularly REDD+ – programmes and strategies at the national level. Users will learn how to identify corruption risks and instruments to help address these risks within the development of national Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) action plans and strategies, and the implementation of REDD+ and other forest carbon projects. The manual’s scope does not extend to corruption risks at the international level.

28 Agosto 2017
África
Asia

Recientemente, el Land Portal ha lanzado una serie de portafolios temáticos y a nivel país, en los cuales se recogen datos e información clave para tomadores de decisión. Con los  nuevos portafolios se ofrece una imagen transparente y compleja del panorama en torno a la gobernanza de la tierra, junto con narrativas bien articuladas en colaboración con organizaciones locales e internationales.

Moving from information dissemination to community participation in forest landscapes cover image
Reports & Research
Policy Papers & Briefs
Agosto 2017
Asia

Traditionally, in the context of environment and natural resources management, many communication efforts have focused on the dissemination of technical information to end-users who were expected to adopt them. Development practitioners were trying to ‘push’ their products on communities in order to receive community commitment to their development initiatives.

Conference Papers & Reports
Diciembre 2009
Suiza
Estados Unidos de América
Alemania
Dinamarca
Italia
Ghana
Noruega
Europa
Asia
África
América central
América Septentrional
América del Sur
Oceanía

The paper reveals that ever since the 1950s, after the first land reform of distributing landownership (or possession under public ownership) to small farmers, the irrational and polyopolisticland use by able-bodied part-time and absent small farmers earning higher off-farm income butunwilling to lease the under-producing land beyond their family consumption need to full-timefarmers, has been a global obstacle with both public and private land ownership, traditional andmodern agriculture, fragmented small and consolidatorily enlarged land, low and high incomeeconomies, food under-self-suffi

Journal Articles & Books
Diciembre 2011
Francia
Sudáfrica
Dinamarca
Italia
Australia
Irlanda
Reino Unido
Nueva Zelandia
Europa
Asia
América Septentrional
África
América del Sur
África austral

We used the process-oriented niche model CLIMEX to estimate the potential global distribution of serrated tussock under projected future climates. Serrated tussock is a drought-tolerant, wind- and human-dispersed grass of South American origin that has invaded pastures in Australia, Europe, New Zealand, and South Africa. The likely effect of climate change on its potential global distribution was assessed by applying six climate-change scenarios to a previously developed model.

Journal Articles & Books
Diciembre 2013
Asia

Land cover generated from satellite images is widely used in many real-world applications such as natural resource management, forest type mapping, hydrological modeling, crop monitoring, regional planning, transportation planning, public information services, and so on. Moreover, land cover data are one of the primary inputs to many geospatial models.

Conference Papers & Reports
Diciembre 2008
Hungría
Europa oriental
Asia
América Septentrional
Asia central

Over fifteen years have elapsed since the transition from the centrally plannedeconomic system started in the early 1990’s. During this time agricultural andrural areas of Central and Eastern Europe have undergone profound structuralchanges with wide variations in the degree of transformation and in the rate ofsuccess in creating a competitive market and private ownership based food andagricultural system. By becoming member of the European Union the "transition"in its traditional interpretation has been concluded in ten of the Central EastEuropean countries.