‘Already affecting us’: Climate change evident in Southwest as heat, drought, fires, federal report says Ian James UE, AZ central News. Arizona State, Published Nov 26, 2018 A new report from the federal government says the effects of climate change are intensifying across the country,…View More ‘Already affecting us’: Climate change evident in Southwest as heat, drought, fires, federal report says
International event highlights Villa Clara’s perspectives on food crops. Vanguard, December 13, 2016, Cuba. The specialists, from 21 countries of Asia, Oceania, Africa, Europe, Central America and the Caribbean, selected Santa Clara and the demonstration areas of the Institute of Research in Tropical Viandas of…View More International event highlights Villa Clara’s perspectives on food crops.
Agro in fighting climate change. Andrea Rodríguez Valverde / October 16, 2016, Costa Rica. Irrigation programs are strengthened to acquire technology to generate electricity based on clean sources. It is also working on two pilot projects in coffee and cattle, to achieve higher productivity with…View More Agro in fighting climate change.
Desertification: threat to agricultural land. Mayors of Mexico magazine. Posted By Editorial. August 12, 2016 Mexico. Degradation and desertification of Mexican agricultural land is a problem that threatens about 80 percent of the field. At the government level it seek to identify policies at local…View More Desertification: threat to agricultural land in Mexico.
The invisible pollution that poisons China. Macarena Vidal Liy, The Nation newspaper, July 6 2016. The Chinese government is promoting a plan to curb soil pollution, which affects 16% of its territory, soil pollution is as bad as the air problem, only less visible, many…View More The invisible pollution that poisons China.
Chile and Brazil with lower prices for solar power generation. Clean Energy XXI. 2016. Chile, Brazil and India has the cheapest solar energy around the world, with only 10 cents you can install a kilowatt of energy. The unit cost of solar energy in kwh…View More Chile and Brazil with lower prices for solar power generation.
Study: Economic effect of climate change on farmers. Published: June 8, 2016, United States. Over the next 70-100 years, the climate is projected to change dramatically, with major impacts on a wide variety of economic sectors, but the sector that is most likely to be…View More Economic effect of climate change on farmers.
Vegetable farmers in Kulungungu hit by acute water shortage. Business News, ghanaweb.com, 18 February 2016, Ghana Vegetable farmers at Kulungungu in the Pusiga District of the Upper East Region face the risk of losing their crops to harsh weather conditions. They are unable to irrigate…View More Vegetable farmers in Kulungungu hit by acute water shortage.
Ethiopia:Water Ingineering for Expanding Small scale Irrigation. The Ethiopian Herald, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 22 November 2015. Ethiopia is endowed with abundant water resources but due to lack of sufficient technology, knowledge and finance, developing water sources for agriculture and energy is in its infancy stage.…View More Ethiopia: Water Engineering for Expanding Small scale Irrigation
Juan G. R., Juan P. J. A. Worldwide development of irrigated area in the main countries. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 6, No. 1: 32-35, November, 2015, Spain. In the mid 20th century, the world irrigated area was 121 million hectares, in the early 21st…View More Worldwide development of irrigated area in the main countries.
Not are enough irrigation systems against drought. Rodolfo Ortiz. El salvador.com, Digital Newspaper August 27, 2015, El Salvador. Effective use of resources, technology investment risk and planning to tackle climate change in El Salvador and ensure the production of basic grains is needed, not enough…View More Not are enough irrigation systems against drought.
The World Day to Combat Desertification 2015 Theme: Attainment of food security for all throught sustainable food systems. 17 June, 2015. The World Day to Combat Desertification (WDCD) is observed worldwide on 17 June every year. The focus this year is “attainment of food security…View More World Day to Combat Desertification
Honduras: Investment of 2,750 million in irrigation Diario Tiempo, November 11, 2014, Honduras. Honduras will invest in Lempiras about 2.75 billion in the construction of thousands of systems large and small irrigation. The projects will benefit 76,000 families in 64 municipalities in 10 departments.It is…View More Honduras: Investment of 2,750 million in irrigation
The agricultural sector exacerbated the crisis by the lack of water and hailstones Monday, May 19, 2014, Mendoza, Argentina. In the town of San Rafael in the province of Mendoza, the need to produce raw material to provide a few canneries that are working in…View More The agricultural sector exacerbated the crisis by the lack of water and hailstones