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9 Apr, 2012 - David Laborde

The video is from a presentation made by Dr. David Laborde at the AGRODEP Workshop on Climate Change held on June 6-7 2011, in Dakar, Senegal. In this presentation, David Laborde ...

6 Jun, 2011 - Michael Obersteiner

This presentation discusses using a stochastic version of the Global Biosphere Management Model (GLOBIOM) to examine the impact of biofuel policies.

1 Jan, 2010 - United Nations Environment Programme

This Atlas is a visual account of Africa's endowment and use of water resources, revealed through 224 maps and 104 satellite images as well as some 500 graphics and hundreds of compelling photos. However the Atlas is more than a collection of...

- Msangi, Siwa
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This report is a diagnostic tool to evaluate the environmental priorities for the Central African Republic (CAR). With the cost of environmental degradation equivalent to about 8 percent of GDP, and total wealth in decline mainly...

- Emily Schmidt, Paul Chinowsky, Sherman Robinson, and Ken Strzepek

Ongoing debate over water resource management in the Nile basin and continuing land degradation in agricultural areas of Ethiopia suggest a need for efficient mechanisms to improve agricultural output in the Blue Nile basin in Ethiopia. Numerous...

6 Jun, 2011 - Oscar Ingasia Ayuya and Job Kibiwot Lagat
- Derek Headey, Mekdim Dereje, Jacob Ricker-Gilbert, Anna Josephson, and Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse

Highland Ethiopia is one of the most densely populated regions of Africa and has long been associated with both Malthusian disasters and Boserupian agricultural intensification. This paper explores the race between these two countervailing forces...

6 Jun, 2011 - David Laborde

This presentation discusses using MIRAGE-Biof to examine the land use effects of biofuel mandates.

8 Jun, 2011 - Aline Mosnier

This presentation discusses the idea of REDD (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degredation) and the use of the GLOBIOM database to examine deforestation and degradation trends in the Congo Basin.