Publications


Desertification control, rural development and reduced CO2 emissions through the Clean Development Mechanism of the Kyoto Protocol – an impasse or a way forward?

Report No. 23 | February 2003

This report looks into desertification control, rural development and reduced CO2 emissions through the Clean Development Mechanism of the Kyoto Protocol.

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Natural Resource Management in the Didinga Hills

Report no. 39 | December 2005

A Baseline Study from Budi County, South Sudan.

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Assessment of Non-Wood Forest Producing Products and their Role in Livelihoods of Rural Communities

Report no. 40 | January 2006

Study from the Gash-Barka Region in Eritrea.

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On-Farm Storage of Chickpea, Sorghum, and Wheat in Eritrea

Report no. 42 | February 2006

On-farm storage studies were conducted in Teraemini, Tukul, Serejeka, Ashera and Hamelmalo sub-zones in Eritrea during 2004/2005, with the objective of finding the damages caused by storage pests under farmers’ situations.

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UNCCD and Food Security for Pastoralists Within a Human Rights Context

Report no. 43 | February 2006

The purpose of this study is to investigate how a rights-based approach can strengthen the Drylands Coordination Group’s (DCG) work on ensuring food security for pastoralists. The concept of a ‘rights-based approach’ is widely understood as integrating norms, standards and principles of the international human rights system into the plans, policies and processes of development.

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Female-Headed Households and Livelihood Intervention

Report no. 44 | May 2006

Case Study from Four Selected Weredas in Tigray, Ethiopia.

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Baseline Study on Crop Husbandry, In-situ Conservation and Informal Seed Supply System in Eritrea

Report no. 45 | May 2006

Farmer’s management of plant genetic resources is based on local knowledge and skills which are linked to cultural, ecological and sociological factors. Especially in-situconservation is linked to the farming system in an area in which conservation is practiced. No study has been conducted on indigenous knowledge in relation to in-situ conservation; thus, this study is the first of its kind. The study has extensively covered the indigenous knowledge on in-situ conservation activities in Eritrea.

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Constraints and Opportunities of Horticulture Production and Marketing in Eastern Ethiopia

Report no. 46 | January 2007

The study aims at assessing the marketing channels, organizations, linkages and lines of movements of horticultural products and production inputs to understand the major constraints of marketing functions and opportunities to improve horticulture production and marketing in the eastern part of Ethiopia.

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Civil Society’s Participation in the National Action Programme (NAP) to Combat Desertification and Mitigate the Effects of Drought in Ethiopia: Proceedings from a Workshop organised by the Drylands Coordination Group (DCG) in Ethiopia, Debre Zeit, September 13-14, 2001 Proceedings from a Workshop organised by the Drylands Coordination Group (DCG) in Ethiopia, Debre Zeit, September 13-14, 2001

DCG Proceedings No. 4 | September 2001

This report shows the proceedings from a workshop in Ethiopia to combat desertification and the effects of drought.

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Training of Trainers in Implementation of UNCCD/NAP in Ethiopia (Third Round, 10-14 Nov. 2003) (Third Round, 10-14 Nov. 2003)

DCG Proceedings No. 12 | November 2004

This report shows the proceedings from a workshop on training of trainers in implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)/NAP. The workshop aims at Promoting awareness about UNCCD/NAP, building a fleet of well - trained trainers, who in return train others to build the capacity of all concerned agencies for the UNCCD /NAP implementation

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