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Importance of valuation of ecosystems services for sustainable development
Our health and well-being depends upon the services provided by ecosystems and their components: water, soil, nutrients and organisms. The ecosystem services are the processes by which the environment produces resources ...
Reducing land degradation and farmers’ vulnerability to climate change in the highland dry areas of north-western Ethiopia
The document presents research activities on Mitigating Soil Erosion and Water Scarcity, Increasing Farmers’ Adaptation Capacity to Climate Change in the Highland dry areas of Ethiopia
Implementing a holistic approach to watershed management
Introduction to the closing workshop on "Reducing land degradation and farmers’ vulnerability to climate change in the highland dry areas of north-western Ethiopia ". -> a succes story including scope for further reserach
Integrating Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation into Watershed Management
Presentation on A Gendered Participatory Approach to Promote Adoption of Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation Strategies
Increasing land productivity through crop variety and improved management
Summary of the work of the GARC in the framework of the project "Reducing land degradation and farmers’ vulnerability to climate change in the highland dry areas of north-western Ethiopia";
Outputs of livestock research activities in Gumara-Maksegnit Watershed
Livestock research done by ARARI in the framework of the project 'Reducing land degradation and farmers’ vulnerability to climate change in the highland dry areas of north-western Ethiopia' is presented.
Land management to mitigate soil erosion in the upper Blue Nile River Basin - Overview of Tottori University's Research Activities
The presentation introduces the Arid Land Research Center (ALRC)-TU, an Overview of soil erosion problem and its management initiatives, the thematic research areas and achievements, ongoing and upcoming research activities.
Managing Scarce Water Resources in Irrigated Drylands of Central Asia
Central Asian farmers use the Soviet era-developed method of irrigation which divides the irrigated areas in Hydro Module Zones (HMZ). Each HMZ has a set of crop-specific recommendations for irrigation based on a) soil ...
Managing livestock: strategic approach to achieve SLMP objectives
A presentation of the GIZ on farming systems & land degradation, the detrimental effects of free grazing and the benefits of controlled grazing of livestock on natural resources, cops and lives.
Experience from WLRC Learning Watersheds: Achievements and Implications
Experience from Learning Watersheds: Achievements and Implications of the work done by the WLRC.