Studies & Presentations

20 Jan 2009

South Africa's large-scale forest industry has outsourced many operations to increase flexibility and cut costs, especially costs associated with full-time employees.

20 Jan 2009

In order to improve access to water while preventing conflict and promoting local sustainable development, efforts to address the agriculture-related water needs must take into account the complex interface between land tenure and water rights.

19 Jan 2009

Small island and coastal nations of the world have long been recognized as being among the most likely to be affected by the potential impacts of global climate change. Such nations may be found in both the Caribbean and Asian regions.

19 Jan 2009

A poverty profile consists of the characterization, the localization, the enumeration and the description of groups of poor people. Such groups are defined according to the livelihood system they enact.