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M. Campos, L.J. Mata. 2001; United Nations [UN] Environment Programme. English.

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climate change.water; climate change.climate change adaptation.climate change adaptation community based.case studies; brazil; climate change.climate change adaptation.climate change adaptation and vulnerability; climatic change; climate change.climate change adaptation; americas; agriculture; climate change.agriculture and food security; land use; climate change agriculture; latin america; south america; colombia; climate change; climate change.climate change adaptation.climate change adaptation key sectors; brazil (federal district); climate change.climate change adaptation.climate change adaptation community based; water; climate change; venezuela (capital district); mexico; el niño; global warming; climate change.climate change adaptation.climate change adaptation community based.policy and academic; climate change adaptation; climate change adaptation science; tropical forests; agriculture and food; climate change impact; climate change latin america; venezuela (bolivarian republic of); agriculture and food.environmental policies and management; agriculture and food.agricultural biodiversity and natural resource management

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This paper discusses the possible implications of climate change in Latin America. The paper focuses on a number of variables that will be affected by climate change, including, water resources, the El Nino, ecosystems, human health, agriculture and overall vulnerability.The paper makes the following main points:complex climatic patterns intermingled with land-use and land-cover change, make i ...

Schuster, D.J., Evans, G.A., Bennett, F.D., Stansly, P.A., Jansson, R.K., Leibee, G.L., Webb, S.E.. International Journal of Pest Management (United Kingdom). 1998. English.

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Journal Article

AGROVOC Terms :

amerique du sud; usa; parasitoide; florida; amerique latine; brasil; guatemala; america; bresil; caribbean; jamaica; collections; dominican republic; latin america; republique dominicaine; south america; encarsia; colecciones; grenade; grenada; collection; equateur; eua; encarsia pergandiella; mexique; honduras; floride; parasitoids; amerique; ecuador; jamaique; brazil; guadeloupe; costa rica; america del sur; levee; colombia; bemisia; colombie; caribe; emergence; etats unis; america latina; el salvador; republica dominicana; parasitoides; mexico; granada; aleyrodidae; guadalupe; caraibes; eretmocerus; emergencia

Basso, A., Manso, F.. Cytobios (United Kingdom). 1998. English.

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Journal Article

AGROVOC Terms :

amerique du sud; anastrepha; brazil; polimorfismo; amerique latine; america latina; chromosomes; chromosome; genetic variation; polymorphism; brasil; variacion genetica; america; bresil; argentina; variation genetique; latin america; south america; argentine; america del sur; amerique; anastrepha fraterculus; cromosomas; polymorphisme

de Brauw, Alan, Gilligan, Daniel O., Hoddinott, John F., Roy. 2013-04-26 English.

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Journal Article

AGROVOC Terms :

women; d10 household behavior: general; conditional cash transfer program; decision making; o54 economywide country studies: latin america, caribbean; o10 economic development: general; social protection; brazil; bolsa família; cct; cash transfers; latin america; i38 welfare, well-being, and poverty: government programs, provision and effects of welfare programs; south america; h53 national government expenditures and welfare programs

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IFPRI3; ISI; Paid Open Access; CRP2; G Cross-cutting gender theme;

de Brauw, Alan, Gilligan, Daniel O., Hoddinott, John F., Roy. 2013-12-30; Brasilia-DF, Brazil. English.

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Other

AGROVOC Terms :

women; d10 household behavior: general; conditional cash transfer program; decision making; o54 economywide country studies: latin america, caribbean; o10 economic development: general; social protection; brazil; bolsa família; cct; latin america; i38 welfare, well-being, and poverty: government programs, provision and effects of welfare programs; south america; h53 national government expenditures and welfare programs

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IFPRI5; G Cross-cutting gender theme

de Brauw, Alan, Gilligan, Daniel O., Hoddinott, John F., Roy. 2013-12-30; Brasilia-DF, Brazil. English.

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Other

AGROVOC Terms :

women; d10 household behavior: general; conditional cash transfer program; decision making; o54 economywide country studies: latin america, caribbean; o10 economic development: general; social protection; brazil; bolsa família; cct; cash transfers; latin america; i38 welfare, well-being, and poverty: government programs, provision and effects of welfare programs; south america; h53 national government expenditures and welfare programs

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CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM)

2015-06-11; Washington, D.C..

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Other

AGROVOC Terms :

south america; social accounting -- brazil.; america; agricultural censuses; latin america and the caribbean; brazil

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The Brazil SAM was constructed by the Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA) in Rio de Janeiro; Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa); and Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). Funding was provided by the International Food Policy Research Institute.; Brazil: Social Accounting Matrix, 1995-1996. 2003. Washington, D.C.: International Food Policy Resear ...

2015-06-11; Washington, D.C..

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Other

AGROVOC Terms :

south america; social accounting -- brazil.; america; agricultural censuses; latin america and the caribbean; brazil

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DSGD

M., L. Mendonça, M. Melo, P. Júnior. 2007; Focus on the Global South. English.

AGROVOC Terms :

brazil; environment.energy.bioenergy; cobalt; ethanol; sugarcane; labour; exploitation; renewable energy; monocultures; land use; environment.energy; latin america; brazil; energy; ethical business.labour standards; agribusiness; brazil (federal district); biofuels; pastoralism; carbonates; deforestation; ethical business.business and the environment; climate change; agrofuels; carbon-neutral; global warming; energy generation; agriculture and food; environment; ethical business

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Biofuels (or agrofuels) production has increased dramatically in Latin America over recent years, as global concern over climate change grows and oil prices continue to rise. But are biofuels really a sustainable energy solution, and what are the costs? This publication is the result of a seminar on the expansion of sugarcane plantations in Latin America, which took place in So Paulo, Brazil i ...

Tokgoz, Simla, Torres, Danielle Alencar Parente, Laborde Debucquet, David, Huang. 2014-02-21; Wageningen University and Research Centre (WUR). English.

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Working Paper

AGROVOC Terms :

america; united states; china; trade policies; farmers; agricultural policies; brazil; climate change; east asia; supply and demand; land resources; asia; food security; north america; consumers; latin america; south america; food supply; water resources; environmental policies

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