Despite progress, the largest percentage of the world’s population suffering from malnutrition remains in sub-Saharan Africa; that is, 239 million people or 30% of the population.
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Participatory Geographic Information Systems (P-GIS) for natural resource management and food security in Africa : ict4d article, January 2011
This paper presents some thoughts on the status of fresh water in Africa, water for consumption and irrigation, and to meet the need for increased resources in cereals in a context of growth and densification of populations.Published dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00
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Participatory Geographic Information Systems (P-GIS) for natural resource management and food security in Africa : ict4d article, October 2010
Better data and data analysis will ensure that policies are informed by reality; for example basing policy on people’s access to food, rather than merely the country’s quantity of food supplies.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
World Resources Institute (WRI) is an environmental think tank that goes beyond research to find practical ways to protect the earth and improve people’s lives.Published date2011
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Strengthening CRVS systems through technical assistance and targeted capacity building programs within the African region
A well-functioning and reliable civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) system records and certifies vital events such as births, marriages, adoptions, divorces, and deaths.
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Water Security in Periurban South Asia : Adapting to Climate Change and Urbanization; technical report
This report covers implications of rapid urbanization and climate change on water availability for vulnerable communities in four South Asian cities.Published dateThursday, January 2, 2014 - 05:00
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