Non-communicable disease (NCD) are increasing in low and mid income countries (LMICs). The greatest burden of NCDs is from cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, cancers and chronic respiratory illnesses.
Journal articlesRISK FACTORS PREVENTIONPublished dateThursday, August 2, 2018 - 04:00
Reports-Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Canada and France are supporting engagement and leadership on climate action in the French-speaking world through this training initiative, which includes half of the African negotiating group countries at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.Published dateMonday, 10. June 2019 - 15:15
Coherence of food and agricultural policies with non-communicable disease prevention in South Africa
South Africa has one of the highest burdens of diet-related non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in Africa. For example, 42% of women in the country and one-third of men are overweight or obese.
Research in ActionGENDER EQUALITY GENDER POLICY GENDER RESEARCH EQUAL OPPORTUNITYPublished dateFriday, May 24, 2019 - 14:00
Research in ActionClimate change CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION CLIMATE CHANGE POLICY SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTPublished dateFriday, December 21, 2018 - 15:30
Journal articlesLIVELIHOODS HIV/AIDS Climate change NUTRITION ECOSYSTEM MANAGEMENT
Linking poverty, HIV/AIDS and climate change to human and ecosystem vulnerability in Southern Africa : consequences for livelihoods and sustainable ecosystem management
People in southern Africa are facing escalating levels of risk, uncertainty and consequently vulnerability as a result ofPublished dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
Training materials-Published date2012
Journal articlesINFLUENZA IN BIRDS INFLUENZA A VIRUS, H5N1 SUBTYPE
We tested the ability of retrocyclin 2, a type of h defensin, to protect cells and chicken embryos from infection by H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Enhancing response farming for improved strategic and tactical agronomic adaptation to seasonal rainfall variability under the semi-arid conditions of Ethiopia
The research developed a strategic predictor capable of advanced prediction of rainfall parameters by a lead time of two to three months, a marked improvement over previous forecasting.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00