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Trigo, Eduardo J.. 2015-02-18; Washington, D.C.. Spanish.

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Other

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technological innovations -- latin america.; agriculture -- environmental aspects -- latin america.; agricultural policy -- latin america.; agricultural innovations -- latin america.; agricultural development.; poverty.; latin america

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Discussion paper

Guarderas, A. Paulina. 2007-06-11

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Thesis

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marine resources conservation -- latin america; coastal ecology -- latin america; marine parks and reserves -- caribbean area -- management; marine reserves; coastal ecology -- caribbean area; meta-analysis; marine ecology -- latin america; latin america and caribbean; species responses; marine resources conservation -- caribbean area; marine conservation; marine ecology -- caribbean area; marine protected areas; marine parks and reserves -- latin america -- management

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Coastal and marine ecosystems in Latin America and the Caribbean areundergoing a rapid and drastic transformation. Dense human populations areconcentrated in coastal areas, leading to increased coastal development, destruction ofnear-shore habitats, pollution, and overexploitation of marine resources. For mostLatin American and Caribbean countries, the deterioration of coastal ecosystems ispar ...

garrett james l. ed., http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4676-7859 garrett james. 1995 English.

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agriculture; vision; environment; food security -- latin america.; latin america and the caribbean; natural resources -- latin america.; resources; agricultural policy -- latin america.

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IFPRI1; 2020

Harvey, Alan W.. 1999; New York, NY : American Museum of Natural History. English.

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Other

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crabs -- galapagos islands -- classification.; crustacea -- latin america -- classification.; crustacea -- galapagos islands -- classification.; ql1 .a436 no.3255; decapoda (crustacea) -- galapagos islands -- classification.; clastotoechus -- classification.; crabs -- latin america -- classification.; clastotoechus hickmani.; madarateuchus vanderhorsti.; intertidal animals -- latin america -- classification.; intertidal animals -- galapagos islands -- classification.; clastotoechus lasios.; decapoda (crustacea) -- latin america -- classification.; 1999

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"Two new species of the porcelain crab genus Clastotoechus Haig are described from the tropical eastern Pacific Ocean: C. hickmani, from the Galápagos Islands and Malpelo Island, and C. lasios, from Jalisco, Mexico. Both species have been confounded with C. diffractus Haig in the literature. C. lasios is in fact closely related to C. diffractus, but C. hickmani is most closely related to the A ...

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 ...

Schioler, Ebbe. 2015-02-24; Copenhagen, Denmark. Danish.

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Book

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agricultural innovations -- latin america; agricultural research; consultative group on international agricultural research; latin america; agriculture -- environmental aspects -- latin america; biological diversity

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Book

Trigo, Eduardo J.. 2015-02-20; Washington, D.C.. Spanish.

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Other

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agricultural development; poverty; agriculture -- environmental aspects -- latin america.; agricultural innovations -- latin america.; latin america; technological innovations; agricultural policies

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IFPRI1; 2020

Sanchez-Grinan, Maria Ines. 2015-02-20; Washington, D.C.. Spanish.

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Other

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urbanization -- latin america.; nutrition disorders -- prevention and control.; latin america; malnutrition -- prevention.; nutrition policies; food security -- latin america.

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IFPRI1; 2020

Sanchez-Grinan, Maria Ines. 2015-03-04; Washington, D.C.. French.

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Other

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urbanization -- latin america.; nutrition disorders -- prevention and control.; latin america; malnutrition -- prevention.; nutrition policies; food security -- latin america.

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IFPRI1; 2020

Berman, P., Rose, L.. Health Policy and Planning (United Kingdom). 1996. English.

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Journal Article

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amerique du sud; amerique latine; amerique centrale; ninos; amerique du nord; demografia; family planning; sante; mothers; private health care; demography; children; north america; planificacion familiar; latin america; south america; america del sur; maternity; africa; mankind; asie; america latina; asia; afrique; health; femme; services; demographie; mujeres; madre; america central; salud; servicios; planification de la famille; central america; genre humain; service; health care; mere; genero humano; enfant; women; america del norte