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  1. Title

    Rapid growth of selected Asian economies. Lessons and implications for agriculture and food security: China and India: part 5

    Description
    These case studies of economic growth in China and India were compiled as part of a study examining the economic growth of five Asian countries and the implications of that growth for agriculture and food security. This document, RAP Publication 2006/05, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2006. This section, part 5 of 5 of volume 2, contains the third part of the study on India, a bibliography and footnotes. Volume 1 synthesises the findings of the case studies and volume 3 presents the case studies for the Republic of Korea, Thailand and Vietnam. Other sections and volumes of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/009/ag088e/ag088e04.pdf
  2. Title

    Rapid growth of selected Asian economies. Lessons and implications for agriculture and food security: synthesis report

    Description
    This document draws together the results of case studies examining the economic growth of five Asian countries and the implications of that growth for agriculture and food security. The countries covered are: China, India, the Republic of Korea, Thailand and Vietnam. It seeks to derive lessons which can be applied to assist other countries in their agricultural and rural development and in poverty reduction and hunger eradication. The document, volume 1 of the study and RAP Publication 2006/04, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2006. The case studies are published in volumes 2 and 3.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/009/ag087e/ag087e00.htm
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    Re-inventing forestry agencies: experiences of institutional restructuring in Asia and the Pacific: part 1

    Description
    The role of forests and the nature of forest stake-holders in the Asia-Pacific region is changing. This publication brings together nine case studies where forestry institutions and agencies have undergone a process of re-invention in order to respond to these changing demands. Countries covered include Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia, India and China. This document, RAP Publication 2008/05, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2008. This section, part 1 of 3, contains the contents list, introductory papers and a paper on Vietnam. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Patrick Durst (editor); Chris Brown (editor); Jeremy Broadhead (editor); Regan Suzuki (editor); Robin Leslie (editor); Akiko Inoguchi (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/ai412e/ai412e00.pdf
  4. Title

    Re-inventing forestry agencies: experiences of institutional restructuring in Asia and the Pacific: part 3

    Description
    The role of forests and the nature of forest stake-holders in the Asia-Pacific region is changing. This publication brings together nine case studies where forestry institutions and agencies have undergone a process of re-invention in order to respond to these changing demands. Countries covered include Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia, India and China. This document, RAP Publication 2008/05, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2008. This section, part 3 of 3, contains papers on New Zealand, Nepal, Malaysia, India and China. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Author
    Patrick Durst (editor); Chris Brown (editor); Jeremy Broadhead (editor); Regan Suzuki (editor); Robin Leslie (editor); Akiko Inoguchi (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/ai412e/ai412e02.pdf
  5. Title

    Recent and prospective adoption of genetically modified cotton: a global CGE analysis of economic impacts

    Description
    The Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP) database and model is used to provide estimates of the economic impact of the initial adoption of genetically modified (GM) cotton and of its potential impacts beyond the few countries where it is currently commonly grown (United States, China, Australia, South Africa). This report is Policy Research Working Paper 3917, published by The World Bank in May 2006.
    Author
    Kym Anderson; Ernesto Valenzuela; Lee Ann Jackson
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/8663
  6. Title

    Recent trends in material flows and resource productivity in Asia and the Pacific

    Description
    This report studies material use patterns and material efficiency in the Asia-Pacific region and in selected countries including China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Viet Nam as well as the drivers of material use patterns and material efficiency.
    Publisher
    United Nations Environment Programme
    http://www.unep.org/publications/contents/pub_details_search.asp?ID=6309
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    Recommendation domains for pond aquaculture: country case study: development and status of freshwater aquaculture in Henan Province, China

    Description
    The report provides an overview of the national aquaculture sector in China (including development trends, current production levels and importance to the national economy) and describes the aquaculture sector in Henan Province with its range of production systems from semi-intensive smallholder aquaculture in the south to intensive commercial aquaculture on the Yellow River floodplain.
    Author
    Diemuth E. Pemsl; Manik L. Bose
    Publisher
    The WorldFish Center
    http://www.worldfishcenter.org/resource_centre/WF_1972.pdf
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    Recycling: from e-waste to resources

    Description
    This report explores the fundamentals of e-waste recycling (including the significance, structure and main steps in the recycling chain, objectives and main considerations for innovation), analyzes the potential markets for e-waste recycling, examines the application of a technology transfer framework for selected recycling technologies and identifies innovation hubs and knowledge centers of excellence in emerging economies relevant for e-waste recycling technologies.
    Author
    Mathias Schluep; Christian Hageleuken; Ruediger Kuehr; Federico Magalini; Claudia Maurer; Christina Meskers; Esther Mueller; Feng Wang
    Publisher
    United Nations Environment Programme
    http://www.unep.org/publications/contents/pub_details_search.asp?ID=4136
  9. Title

    Regional overview of fisheries and aquaculture in Asia and the Pacific 2012

    Description
    This report presents a summary of regional information on fisheries and aquaculture in Asia and the Pacific, including trends in marine capture fisheries in the South China Sea and the Bay of Bengal and aquaculture across the South and Southeast Asia subregions. It also discusses species in the region, aquaculture and fishery production and international and regional agreements. This report was published by the FAO in 2013.
    Author
    Simon Funge-Smith; Matthew Briggs; Weimin Miao
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/017/i3185e/i3185e00.htm
  10. Title

    Regulating private tutoring for public good: policy options for supplementary education in Asia

    Description
    This report recommends the regulation of private supplementary tutoring, based on examples of tutoring practices in Asia where private tutoring is prevalent. It provides a description of the tutoring sector, explains what, why and who should be regulated, what regulations there should be for different types of tutors and how the regulations could be implemented. This report was published by CERC in 2014.
    Author
    Mark Bray; Ora Kwo
    Publisher
    Comparative Education Research Center (CERC); United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
    http://www.unescobkk.org/education/news/article/regulating-private-tutoring-for-public-good/
  11. Title

    Remote sensing image based analysis on present land utilization of Chongqing Area

    Description
    Land utilisation and plant coverage were examined across the area of Chongqing, China, using remote sensing images taken by China-Brazil earth resource satellite during July 2006. This article was published in the Journal of Geography and Geology Vol. 1, No. 1; May 2009.
    Author
    Chanjuan Li
    Publisher
    Canadian Center of Science and Education
    http://ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/jgg/article/view/1816
  12. Title

    Report of the expert consultation on floriculture development in Asia

    Description
    This report presents the results of a meeting held in 2010 to review the present status of the floriculture production in Asia and to plan its future development through identifying opportunities for floriculture in world trade. A summary of the keynote presentations on production dynamics for global floriculture and the competitive edge for Asian floriculture are included as well as country reports contributed from floriculture professionals from Bangladesh, China, India, Lao PDR, the Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam. This report was published by the FAO in 2011.
    Author
    Subash Dasgupta; N. K. Dadlani (editors)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/015/ba0028e/ba0028e00.htm
  13. Title

    Report of the FAO Expert Workshop on “Use of feeds and fertilizers for sustainable aquaculture development”

    Description
    This document summarises the proceedings of a workshop on aquaculture held in China in March 2006 which examined the status of industrial and farm-made aquafeeds. The workshop is part of a detailed overview of feed and fertiliser use in sustainable aquaculture development in developing countries including individual country case studies and synthesis papers. The full report, FAO Fisheries Technical Paper No.497, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2007.
    Author
    Mohammad R Hasan (editor); Thomas Hecht (editor); Sena S De Silva (editor); Albert G J Tacon (editor)
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/a1444e/a1444e20.pdf
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    Response of 50-year regional climatic variation to global warming in the desert area of Northwestern China

    Description
    This article uses an analysis of data collected in Minqin desert area during 1961-2009 to study how temperature, precipitation and air humidity in the desert area of northwestern China may have responded to global warming. The article was published in the Journal of Geography and Geology; Vol. 4, No. 3; 2012.
    Author
    Shujuan Zhu; Zhaofeng Chang; Caizhou Kang
    Publisher
    Canadian Center of Science and Education
    http://ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/jgg/article/view/18382
  15. Title

    Review of fishery information and data collection systems in China

    Description
    This review of the national fishery information and data collection system in China examines: the need for fishery information; data collected; means of data collection; and who collects the data. The document, FAO Fisheries Circular No. 1029, is based on a working paper presented at the second FAO/China Society of Fisheries Workshop on Chinese Fishery and Aquaculture Statistics held in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China in September 2006. It was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2008.
    Author
    Zhijie Guo; Yingliang Xie; Xiangguo Zhang; Yong Wang; Daobo Zhang; Shunji Sugiyama
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010//i0111e/i0111e00.pdf
  16. Title

    Review of land ecological security evaluation in China

    Description
    This article examines the state of land ecological security evaluation in China, focusing on evaluation scale, evaluation index and evaluation methods. The article was published in the Journal of Geography and Geology Vol. 2, No. 1; September 2010.
    Author
    Li Li; Wei-zhong Zeng
    Publisher
    Canadian Center of Science and Education
    http://ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/jgg/article/view/5781
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    Review of mangrove and seagrass ecosystems and their linkage to fisheries and fisheries management

    Description
    This report reviews the scientific literature that has been published on the extent of mangrove and seagrass habitats and their relationship to fisheries production. The principal findings reveal that the linkages between fisheries and mangrove or seagrass vary by species and life stage and recommends the need for a more holistic approach to the management of coastal environments and the fisheries they contain. This report was published by the FAO in 2013.
    Author
    P. Saenger; D. Gartside; S. Funge-Smith
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/018/i3355e/i3355e00.htm
  18. Title

    Review of stock enhancement practices in the inland water fisheries of Asia

    Description
    This report examines inland fishery practices in Asian countries looking at fisheries in which some form of stock enhancement is practised. The countries include: Bangladesh, Myanmar, India, Indonesia, China, Thailand and Vietnam. The report covers: inland water resources in Asia; inland fisheries in selected countries in the region; general stock enhancement; stock enhancement of floodplain fisheries; stock enhancement in large lakes and reservoirs; recommendations for stock enhancement in large lacustrine waterbodies; stock enhancement in small and medium-sized inland waterbodies; biodiversity issues relating to stock enhancement; and socio-economic issues relating to stock enhancement. This document, RAP Publication 2005/12, was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2005.
    Author
    Sena S De Silva; Simon Funge-Smith
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/008/ae932e/ae932e00.htm
  19. Title

    Review of the current state of bioenergy development in G8 +5 countries: part 1

    Description
    This report examines the status of bioenergy development in the G8 +5 member countries (Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia, South Africa, UK, USA). Bioenergy is set in the global energy context followed by a policy overview, individual country profiles and regional analyses including one for ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations). The report was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2008. This section, part 1 of 3, contains the executive summary, contents list, introduction, and policy overview. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/ai774e/ai774e01.pdf
  20. Title

    Review of the current state of bioenergy development in G8 +5 countries: part 2

    Description
    This report examines the status of bioenergy development in the G8 +5 member countries (Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia, South Africa, UK, USA). Bioenergy is set in the global energy context followed by a policy overview, individual country profiles and regional analyses including one for ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations). The report was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2008. This section, part 2 of 3, contains the individual country profiles. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/ai774e/ai774e02.pdf
  21. Title

    Review of the current state of bioenergy development in G8 +5 countries: part 3

    Description
    This report examines the status of bioenergy development in the G8 +5 member countries (Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia, South Africa, UK, USA). Bioenergy is set in the global energy context followed by a policy overview, individual country profiles and regional analyses including one for ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations). The report was published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 2008. This section, part 3 of 3, contains the regional profiles, definitions used, data sources and references. Other sections of this publication are also catalogued in the e-library.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    ftp://ftp.fao.org/docrep/fao/010/ai774e/ai774e03.pdf
  22. Title

    Revisiting public-private partnerships in the power sector

    Description
    This report discusses the role of public-private partnerships in the power sector. It starts by reviewing the impact of the recent financial crisis and climate change on such partnerships. It goes on to examine four case studies, including one in China, in order to identify, disseminate and promote best practices on alternative ways to attract public-private partnerships. This report was published by the World Bank in 2013.
    Author
    Maria Vagliasindi
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/13118
  23. Title

    Sea-level rise and coastal wetlands: impacts and costs

    Description
    This report analyses the impacts and costs of a predicted 1 metre sea-level rise on coastal wetland areas in East Asia and the Pacific, as well as North Africa and the Middle East. It discusses the importance of these areas and the causes of wetland loss and then goes on to provide figures for the amount of predicted wetland loss in a number of regions. It concludes by describing the economic losses that this wetland loss would cause. This report was published by the World Bank in 2012.
    Author
    Brian Blankespoor; Susmita Dasgupta; Benoit Laplante
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/16383
  24. Title

    Sharing benefits from carbon finance: lessons from the Guangxi CDM Project

    Description
    This note briefly summarises issues associated with carbon finance projects and then discusses the benefit-sharing system of the Guangxi Project. The project aimed to reforest 4,000 ha of multiple-use forests on seriously degraded and remote lands in Cangwu and Huanjiang Counties in China's Southern Province of Guangxi. This document is Social Development Notes no.121, published by The World Bank in December 2009.
    Author
    Gernot Brodnig
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/11102
  25. Title

    Short-term plan of action: Wenchuan earthquake of 12 May 2008

    Description
    This note provides recommendations from The World Bank for the Government of China on short-term actions following the Wenchuan earthquake of 12 May 2008. It is based upon a framework of good practices in recovery and reconstruction after an earthquake. The note covers: a recovery and reconstruction framework; damage and loss assessment; recovery and reconstruction; implementation; and disaster risk reduction. The note is Working Paper Series No. 1, one of a series of EAP DRM KnowledgeNotes on disaster risk management in East Asia and the Pacific. It was published by The World Bank in 2008. This note was prepared for the Government of China as part of a series of good practice notes on post-disaster recovery following the Wenchuan Earthquake that struck on 12 May 2008.
    Author
    Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery Secretariat
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/10280

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