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Sutherland, Alistair [2011-]
This document aims to guide a small team tasked to assess the capacity for agricultural innovation in a multi-stakeholder context. The context might be an actual or potential “innovation platform1” such as the three commodity-based platforms selected for the piloting capacity assessment methods (Sutherland et al., 2011c), or it might be a project or programme that is more generally focused on ...
SUBJECT: traitement; processing
Han, J. et al. 
Sponsored in part by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR).
SUBJECT: network architecture; in situ signal processing; hpec(high-performance embedded computing); low power; military applications
World Bank [2010-02-16]
Vietnam's forests remain dependent on public resources, including international development assistance, for the delivery of public and private services that include timber production, state forest management, forest protection and biodiversity conservation, and extension and research. Public subsidies are also provided to smallholder forest owners to stimulate investments into the secto ...
SUBJECT: species; resin tapping; plantation forestry; logging; forestry training
Traditionally, the acoustic modeling and measurement program conducted by LRAPP has concentrated on two aspects of acoustic environment characterization: estimation/prediction of the energy level output of the beamformer due to a point source signal propagating between a given point and the receiving array; and analyzing the ambient noise amplitude spatial distribution for specific band-limite ...
SUBJECT: lrapp(long range acoustic propagation project); *ambient noise; acoustic detection and detectors; acoustics; acoustic beams
World Bank [2007-11-02]
The Ghana Country Environment Analysis (CEA) has thus been formulated to assist the Government of Ghana and its development partners to: (a) assess the country's environmental priorities in key sectors, the environmental implications of key economic and sector policies, and the country's institutional capacity to address them; and (b) find practical management, institutional, and policy ...
SUBJECT: industrial development; local communities; species; data sources; environmental policies
Kenyan Exports of Nile Perch: The Impact of Food Safety Standards on an Export-Oriented Supply Chain
Henson, Spencer et al. [2004-06]
Over the past decade, exports of fish and fishery products from developing countries have increased rapidly. However, one of the major challenges facing developing countries in seeking to maintain and expand their share of global markets is stricter food safety requirements in industrialized countries. Kenyan exports of Nile perch to the European Union provide a notable example of effor ...
SUBJECT: agricultural economics; inland fishery; fish farming; fish processing; hygiene
FAO et al. [2006-08-31]
The World Bank's revised forest policy came into being in 2002 and covers all types of forests. It has the following key objectives: (i) harnessing the potential of forests to reduce poverty in a sustainable manner; (ii) integrating forests effectively into sustainable development; and (iii) protecting vital local and global environmental services and values. The policy enables the bank ...
SUBJECT: forest reserves; degraded lands; natural resource management; tropical moist forests; public participation
Powering Up Productivity in Rural Lao PDR : Stimulating Small and Medium Enterprises to Use Electricity for Income Generation
Tuntivate, Voravate Tig [2011-06]
This study s broad goal was to identify opportunities for promoting productive uses of electricity in existing as well as among new small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the rural villages of Lao PDR to generate income for rural people and promote economic development. To this end, the study team conducted a market analysis of current businesses and services, as well as major agro-proc ...
SUBJECT: food storage; technical standard; agricultural cooperatives; dry season; business activities
Participations of female farmers' group in Kai algae products production in Tha Wang Pha district, Nan province
Seksak Chouichom 
SUBJECT: participation; kai algae; housewives; role of women; production
Investigation of new technologies of grain raw material processing with the help of exstrusion method
Lugovaya, N.P. et al. 
Processing of agricultural raw materials for the receiving of new food products with high food and biological value is a current problem of modern agriculture. Extrusion technology is one of the most effective processes, combining thermal, hydro- and mechanical processing of raw materials. Extrusion technology allows receiving high-quality foods with high nutritive value; permits intensificati ...
SUBJECT: traitement; belarus; ba©larus; procesamiento; extrudeur
POSTED TO: Mechanization and Electrification of Agriculture : interdepartmental subject collection [0321-1835]