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Wednesday
28/02/2018
Emerging evidence on climate change and health in Africa
This report presents evidence on the effects of climate change risks on the health sector in Africa. ....
Wednesday
28/02/2018
Indonesia: costs of climate change 2050 – technical report
The Climate Change Adaptation, Thought Leadership and Assessments (ATLAS) Project undertook an assessment of the future economic costs of climate change ....
Tuesday
27/02/2018
Farmers union, lawmakers hopeful for more tax exemptions
AMMAN — The Jordan Farmers Union (JFU) on Tuesday said that there are "positive indicators" that the government would reverse its decision to raise tax on some agricultural inputs ....
Friday
23/02/2018
Farmers ‘fatigued’ by further taxation burden
AMMAN — Farmers on Thursday said that they were “anxiously” awaiting the government to annul its recent imposition of a 10-per cent tax on some agricultural inputs and outputs. ....
Thursday
22/02/2018
Humanitarian policy and practice in a changing climate: guiding principles for practitioners
Humanitarian policies and practices unavoidably have both positive and negative impacts on various aspects of the vulnerability context it aims to address; hence, how we design and ....
Thursday
22/02/2018
Food security indicators: how to measure and communicate results
The purpose of this paper is to assess how to measure food security and how to communicate results of activities that have improved food security as a goal. There are many challeng ....
Monday
19/02/2018
Parched power: water demands, risks, and opportunities for India’s power sector
This paper aims to help decision-makers understand the magnitude of water issues for the thermal power sector in India with quantitative evidence. There is a significant data gap i ....
Tuesday
13/02/2018
Value chains for nutrition in South Asia: who delivers, how, and to whom?
There is currently much talk of the private sector role in nutrition, and whether the state can ‘shape’ the market to deliver better nutritional outcomes.  Thi ....
Wednesday
07/02/2018
Dutch scholar studies ancient sugar industry in Jordan Valley
AMMAN — The link between the lucrative sugar industry in the Mamluk period and Tell Abu Surbut, a village some 70 kilometres northwest of Amman, was the focus of a Dutch scholar’s ....
Tuesday
06/02/2018
Maternal and child nutrition in Nepal: Examining drivers of progress from the mid-1990s to 2010s
This paper explores the drivers of Nepal's maternal and child nutrition success using document review, interviews with mothers, and quantitative analysis of DHS datasets. ....
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