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Natural Resources Management

We live in an interconnected world where all our actions cause direct or indirect effect on our land, air and water ecosystems. Exploitation of natural resources since the industrial revolution has caused many negative impacts, for example climate change, with those in poorer regions being affected more. Participatory approaches to planning natural resource management activities helps to ensure sustainable livelihoods for local communities while protecting our planet.


4th National Knowledge Convention English

Abstracts of 4th National Knowledge Convention proceedings in

Practical Action, Published by Bangladesh on 2014/11/7

Artificial Reefs and their Placement

People are destroying coral reefs at an unprecedented rate. One part of a solution could be for the community to build artificial reefs. People are destroying coral reefs at

Paul Calvert, Published by Practical Action, United Kingdom on 2014/11/21

Contrôler la Prolifération des Jacinthe d'eau

Ce document propose des solutions d'ordre biologique, environnemental et chimique pour cultiver la jacinthe d'eau, et commente les usages éventuels que l'on pourrait faire de cette

Paul Calvert, Published by United Kingdom on 2014/10/17

Fishing out the Gene Pool

This brief explains how the world's fish stocks are in danger from modern fishing

Brian O'Riordan, Published by Appropriate Technology Journal on 2014/11/3

Invasive Floating Water Weeds - Killing Life and Commerce

This brief looks at some of the options for controlling aquatic

O Ajuonu,, Published by CGAIR on 2014/11/3

Recifes Artificiais e a Sua Instalação

As pessoas estão a destruir os recifes de coral a um ritmo inaudito. Parte da solução poderia passar pela construção de recifes artificiais por parte da

Paul Calvert, Published by Practical Action, United Kingdom on 2014/11/21

Shagra Community Forest

Nadia Ibrahim Mohammed attended the “Greening Darfur” inception workshop and then decided to establish a community forest. In order to do this she mobilised the community, especially women

Published by Practical Action on 2014/10/17

Water Hyacinth

This document suggests solutions for the control of water hyacinth - biological, physical and chemical - and discusses possible practical applications of the

Paul Calvert, Published by Practical Action on 2014/11/3

समुहगत स्यालो ट्यूबवेल निर्माण र सञ्चालन

विषशे गरी साना तथा सिमान्तकृत कृषकहरूका लागि झन् सुख्खा खडेरीको प्रकोप निश्चित रूपमा अधिक हुन्छ

Practical Action, Published on 2014/11/19


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