16.01.2017

As global warming proceeds, the catches of fishers in the Pacific are falling drastically. Even if the Paris Agreement is complied with and average global warming does not exceed 2°C, fish catches will decline – although much less so than if warming exceeds 3.5°C.

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Researchers at the University of Hohenheim are developing solar-powered milk cooling for smallholders in Africa and strategic feeding for dairy cattle in Tunisia and Kenya. The projects are part of “EINEWELT”, a special...

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The Pacific Islands are particularly hard hit by climate change. Smartphone apps are helping people there to protect themselves from natural disasters.

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Trade

05.12.2016

In December 2005, the Aid for Trade initiative was launched at the World Trade Organization Ministerial Conference. It was to enable developing countries to draw optimum benefits from global trade by assisting them in overcoming...

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Reconciling conservation efforts with people’s needs is a major challenge that demands innovation and solutions tailored to local circumstances, notes IFAD.

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