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Climate Change & Environment

content related to: climate change, environment, including among others renewable energy, bio-fuels, bio-gas, solar energy, desertification
Many IFAD project beneficiaries live on ecologically fragile land without access to financing and infrastructure that would allow them to withstand the impact of climate change.

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Encouraging effective research on Neglected and Underutilized Species.
There are thousands of species of plants that have been cultivated and harvested by humans throughout the history of agriculture but current...
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Biomass power: an opportunity or a threat?
  Will industrial-scale biomass power provide employment for the rural poor, or will it absorb resources that can be used locally?  ...
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Asia's Role in Climate Change Solutions Key to Global Future
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Invitation: Join e-discussion on From Rio 1992 to Rio+20
From Rio 1992 to Rio+20, 2012 and beyond: e-discussion on Sustainable Mountain Development in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region. ...
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