World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. UN, June 17, 2020 When the soil asks for help Desertification is the degradation of land in arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas. It is caused primarily by human activities and climatic variations. Desertification does not refer to…View More World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought 2020.
Climate change impact in the Mediterranean. Source: City University of Hong Kong, Science Daily, October 26, 2018 The first-ever study synthesizing risks posed by climate and environmental changes in the Mediterranean zone. As the Mediterranean Basin is experiencing the impact of climate change more…View More Climate change impact in the Mediterranean
World Water Day 2017.Wastewater, the untapped resource. UNESCO Wastewater treatment in a factory © Shutterstock.com Message from Ms Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO on the occasion of World Water Day Most human activities produce wastewater and over 80 percent of the world’s wastewater is released…View More World Water Day 2017.Wastewater, the untapped resource
FAO warns of growing water scarcity amid climate change, population growth Ronnel W. Domingo Philippine Daily Inquirer / January 24, 2017 Competition for water will intensify as the global population exceeds nine billion people around 2050. The Food and Agriculture Organization is calling for better…View More FAO warns of growing water scarcity amid climate change, population growth
Harvests in US to suffer from climate change Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), January 19, 2017 Some of the most important crops risk substantial damage from rising temperatures. To better assess how climate change caused by human greenhouse gas emissions will likely impact…View More Harvests in US to suffer from climate change
Climate Changing is threating Food production in Africa Content. Peoria Daily Science News, .Albany Daily Star. Africa’s food crops are currently in danger. Climate change is challenging food security in many parts of the world including Africa and if timed transformation in the continent isn’t…View More Climate Changing is threating Food production in Africa
World Water Day 2016 “We can take bold action to address water inequity as part of our efforts to realize the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.” Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Message for World Water Day 2016 Water means jobs Water is the essential building block of…View More World Water Day 2016
Drip irrigation system with solar energy for tomato in Cavaco, Benguela, Angola. Rogério Mossande A., Brown Manrique O., Mujica Cervantes A., Mata Rodríguez C., Osorio León I., Gobierno Provincial de Benguela, Angola. Universidad de Ciego de Ávila (UNICA), Centro de Estudios Hidrotécnicos (CEH), Ciego de…View More Drip irrigation system with solar energy for tomato in Angola.
California Water Board to investigate Use of Oilfield Wastewater to Irrigate Crops. http://www.circleofblue.org/waternews/2016/world/california-water-board-to-investigate-use-of-oilfield-wastewater-to-irrigate-crops/ By Brett Walton, Circle of Blue, Monday, 11 January 2016 On January 12, in an office building east of Sacramento, an expert panel on food safety will gather for its first public…View More Use of Oilfield Wastewater to Irrigate Crops.
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
Prolonged drought, rising temperatures and coffee rust, the growing crisis in Central America Posted by John Magrath Programme Researcher Oxfam, 5 Dec 2014, Great Britain. Increasingly severe climate conditions are having a devastating impact on food security and livelihoods in Central America. The prolonged droughts…View More Prolonged drought, rising temperatures and coffee rust, the growing crisis in Central America
Pilar M. A. Cuba to mitigate effects of climate change on agriculture Prensa Latina, September 6, 2013 , Pinar del Rio, Cuba . Climate change adaptation in the agricultural sector of Cuba with sustainable practices and other strategies , promotes actions in search of efficient…View More Cuba to mitigate effects of climate change on agriculture
Water policy in Mexico must contribute to food security. 08.19.13, Mexico. Conagua Increasing irrigation technology in agriculture to make it more sustainable and increase productivity, must be one of the basic objectives of water policy in Mexico, the Mexican agriculture can drive social and economic…View More Water policy in Mexico must contribute to food security.