Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry - Knowledge Pool

Living Lakes Network
 

Abeyrathne Ekanayake (Emace - Nagenahiru Foundation, Sri Lanka), 2006

Post Tsunami Environmental Project for the Restoration of the Mangroves, Education and Re-establishment of Livelihoods in Sri Lanka

 

Udo Gattenlöhner, Stefan Hörmann (Global Nature Fund, Germany), 2006

Living Lakes Agricultural Study

 
 

Marion Hammerl, Patrick Tröschler (Bodensee-Stiftung / Lake Constance Foundation, Germany), 2006

Sustainable Agriculture at Lake Constance (Austria, Switzerland, Germany)

 

Patrick Tröschler (Bodensee-Stiftung / Lake Constance Foundation, Germany), 2006

Sustainable Farming and Effective Marketing Strategies at Lake Constance

 
 

Other Resources

International Water Management Institute (2006)

Water Management for Food and Environment

The study "Beyond More Crop per Drop - Water Management for Food and the Environment"  highlights questions such as: Why is so much water used for “irrigation”? Can we not reduce this to satisfy the needs of rapidly growing cities and safeguard the environment?, More: www.iwmi.cgiar.org/wwf4

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

FAO Report: Agriculture, Food and Water

Food and agriculture are by far the largest consumers of water. A growing population will need more food and thus more water. What is the status of food production in the world? How can it be made more efficient without compromising the environment? These questions are discussed in this publication of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Full report under: www.fao.org/DOCREP/006/Y4683E/y4683e00.htm

UNEP / CMS and others, 2006

Avian Influenza, the Environment and Migratory Birds

This CD-ROM contains reports from a scientific seminar organised by UNEP /CMS and others in April 2006. Further information: secretariat@cms.int