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Author: Calogero Carletto
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: traditional, crops, among, guatemalan, smallholders, export, adoption, constraints, non, diffusion
Number of Pages: 44
Published: 2007

Author: Unknown
Publisher: UNESCO
Keywords: water, , traditional, light, new, approaches, drylands, management, technologies, using, seeing, world, nations, development, report, n, united
Number of Pages: 23
ISBN-10: 9231041185
ISBN-13: 9789231041181

Author: UNAIDS
Publisher: World Health Organization
Keywords: suggestions, africa, programme, managers, workers, field, saharan, sub, healers, traditional, hiv, prevention, care, collaborating
Number of Pages: 59
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 9291733423
ISBN-13: 9789291733422

Previous collaborative initiatives with traditional healers in Africa have described case studies and outlined their successes and failures. This document illustrates with clearly defined steps how successful collaborative initiatives have accomplished their objectives, and how the lessons learnt can be put to use in initiating new collaborations or expanding on existing ones. Also featured is a model strategy that can be adapted for reaching out to traditional healers, together with the necessary steps for: building trust among traditional healers and biomedical health practitioners; sharing

Author: Susan Chamley
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: biodiversity, pacific, northwest, forest, knowledge, local, ecological, traditional
Number of Pages: 66
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437927157
ISBN-13: 9781437927153

Synthesizes the existing literature about traditional and local ecological knowledge relating to biodiversity (BD) in Pacific NW forests in order to assess what is needed to apply this knowledge to forest BD conservation efforts. Four topics are addressed: (1) views and values people have relating to BD; (2) the resource use and mgmt. practices of local forest users and their effects on BD; (3) methods and models for integrating traditional and local ecological knowledge into BD conservation; and (4) challenges to applying traditional and local ecological knowledge for BD conservation. Focuses

Author: Gene Amromin (au)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: mortgages, complex
Number of Pages: 57
Published: 2011-08
ISBN-10: 1437987850
ISBN-13: 9781437987850

CM became a popular borrowing instrument during the bullish housing market of the early 2000s but vanished rapidly during the subsequent downturn. These non-traditional loans (interest only, negative amortization, and teaser mortgages) enable households to postpone loan repayment compared to traditional mortgages and hence relax borrowing constraints. But, they increase household leverage and heighten dependence on mortgage refinancing. CM were chosen by prime borrowers with high income levels seeking to purchase expensive houses relative to their incomes. Borrowers with CM experience substant

Author: Who Regional Office for the Eastern Medi
Publisher: World Health Organization
Keywords: manual, foods, eastern, mediterranean, region, traditional, models, critical, analysis, control, point, generic, hazard
Number of Pages: 123
Published: 2009-05-31
ISBN-10: 9290215909
ISBN-13: 9789290215905

This manual is intended to help producers, regulators, trainers and others concerned with the safety of traditional foods in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, and may be used as material for training in food hygiene And The HACCP system, As well as the basis For The development of food safety programmes. It is expected that most producers of the foods covered in this manual will have little or no knowledge of the HACCP system, So to expect them to implement the relevant models alone would not be realistic. Rather, governmental or nongovernmental agencies engaged in health, food control, or saf

Authors: Stephen A. Hansen, Justin W. VanFleet,
Publisher: AAAS
Keywords: property, intellectual, knowledge, traditional
Number of Pages: 85
Published: 2003-07
ISBN-10: 0871686902
ISBN-13: 9780871686909

A handbook on issues and options for traditional knowledge holders in protecting their intellectual property and maintaining biological diversity.
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