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SIANI News
4 April 2014
A growing population as well as the growing role of biofuels has set the trend for increased demand on agricultural production systems. Meeting...
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SIANI News
19 March 2014
In February 2014 experts from SLU Global held the first in the series of workshops supported by SIANI and organized around the theme ‘Sustainable...
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Blog
18 March 2014
Carbon finance has become a hot topic in rural development, with many governments and civil-society groups looking to leverage the carbon capture...
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Associated News
23 April 2014
By Roger Riddell, Associate of Oxford Policy Management (OPM) and Principal of The Policy Practice, in the UK. I have worked on aid and development...
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Associated News
11 April 2014
New FAO estimates of greenhouse gas data show that emissions from agriculture, forestry and fisheries have nearly doubled over the past fifty years...
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Associated News
10 April 2014
Agriculture and forests are intrinsically linked because the expansion of the former is traditionally at the expense of the latter, making...