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Proceedings (English) Veverica, K.L.(ed.)  In: Research and Development Series - Auburn University, International Center for Aquaculture and Aquatic Environments (USA), no. 42 ; Conference on the Culture of Tilapias at High Elevations in Africa, 3, Butare (Rwanda),1991 / Auburn Univ., AL (USA). International Center for Aquaculture and Aquatic Environments , 1997 , 26 p.
Accession No: 376142, Call No: S73 35 no.42 (FBL)
Descriptors: TILAPIAFISH CULTUREHIGHLANDS; FISH PONDS; CASE STUDIES
Geographic coverage: AFRICA

Genetic diversity and structure of tetraploid wheat landraces of the central highlands of Ethiopia (English) Seifu Tsegaye In: Acta Universitatis Agriculturae Sueciae. Agraria (Sweden). 1401-6249, no. 76, no. 76 / Svaloev (Sweden), Swedish Univ. of Agricultural Sciences , 1997 , 190 p.
Accession No: 376318, ISBN 91-576-5512-X , ISSN 1401-6249 , Call No: 633.11 T78 (LIB)
Descriptors: TRITICUMTETRAPLOIDYGENETIC VARIATION; BIODIVERSITY; LAND VARIETIES; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: ETHIOPIA
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Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project, Nepal. Fodder and pasture consultancy interim report no. 3 (English) Stevens, E.J.,  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept.; IFAD, Rome (Italy) , 1995 , vp.
Accession No: 376393, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Technical Assistance to the Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project, Nepal, Working paper 30, NEP/049/NET , Report No: FAO-FO--GCP/NEP/049/NET
Descriptors: FEEDSFEED CROPSPASTURESDEVELOPMENT PROJECTSPROJECT MANAGEMENT; SEED; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: NEPAL
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Fodder and pasture research and development in Nepal. v. 1: Main text: A review and synthesis of its application for rehabilitating degraded land. - v. 2: Compendium of selected references. - v. 3: Compendium of development activities (English) Pariyar, D.Bastola, B.R.Sedhain, G.K.,  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept.; IFAD, Rome (Italy) , 1996 , vp.
Accession No: 376399, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Technical Assistance to the Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project, Nepal, Working paper 36, NEP/049/NET , Report No: FAO-FO--GCP/NEP/049/NET
Descriptors: FEED CROPSPASTURESPASTURE IMPROVEMENTAGROSILVOPASTORAL SYSTEMSRECLAMATION; RESEARCH; SOIL DEGRADATION; LIVESTOCK; FEED GRASSES; FEED LEGUMES; SPECIES; HIGHLANDS; EXTENSION ACTIVITIES
Geographic coverage: NEPAL
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Agricultural growth, natural resource sustainability, and poverty alleviation in Latin America: the role of hillside regions; Proceedings of the conference held from 4 to 6 December 1995 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras (English) Neidecker-Gonzales, O.(ed.) Scherr, S.J.(ed.)  / International Food Policy Research Inst., Washington, DC (USA); , 1997 , 227 p.
Accession No: 376452, ISBN 3-931227-18-9 , Call No: 330.34(23) N33(E) (LIB)
Descriptors: AGRICULTURAL POLICIESRESOURCE MANAGEMENTSUSTAINABILITY; POVERTY; HIGHLANDS; SLOPING LAND; LAND USE
Geographic coverage: LATIN AMERICA
Related language versions: Spanish
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Desarrollo agricola, sostenibilidad de los recursos naturales y reduccion de la pobreza en America Latina: el papel de las regiones de laderas; Memoria de la conferencia celebrada del 4 al 8 de diciembre, 1995 en Tegucigalpa, Honduras (Spanish) Neidecker-Gonzales, O.(ed.) Scherr, S.J.(ed.)  / International Food Policy Research Inst., Washington, DC (USA); , 1997 , 347 p.
Accession No: 376454, ISBN 3-931227-19-7 , Call No: 330.34(23) N33(S) (LIB)
Descriptors: AGRICULTURAL POLICIESRESOURCE MANAGEMENTSUSTAINABILITY; POVERTY; HIGHLANDS; SLOPING LAND; LAND USE
Geographic coverage: LATIN AMERICA
Related language versions: English 
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Situation and challenges in upland conservation: a case study in "Kado" village, Don Duong District, Lamdong Province, Vietnam (English) Nguyen Van So,   (University of Agriculture and Forestry, Ho chi Minh City (Viet Nam). Faculty of Forestry)  In: Approaches to social forestry in Vietnam. Proceedings of a seminar/workshop held in Hanoi, Vietnam, September 28-29, 1995 Fischer, M.  (ed.)  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept.; Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Hanoi (Viet Nam). Dept. of Forestry , 1996, 13 p.
Accession No: 376699, Project: Country Capacity Strengthening for NFAP Implementation in Viet Nam, VIE/020/ITA Report No: FAO-FO--GCP/VIE/020/ITA
Descriptors: HIGHLANDSENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION; VILLAGES; SOCIOECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT; RECLAMATION
Geographic coverage: VIET NAM
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Stewards of Vietnam's upland forests; A collaborative study by the Asia Forest Network and the Forest Inventory and Planning Institute (English) Poffenberger, M.(ed.)  In: Research Network Report - Asia Forest Network (USA), no. 10 / Asia Forest Network, Berkeley, CA (USA); Forest Inventory and Planning Inst., Hanoi (Viet Nam) , 1998 , 104 p.
Accession No: 376730, Call No: S73 85 no.10 (LIB)
Descriptors: FOREST MANAGEMENTFORESTRY POLICIESHIGHLANDSRURAL COMMUNITIES; NATIONAL PARKS; ETHNIC GROUPS; DRUG PLANTS
Geographic coverage: VIET NAM
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Ecology and management of a Juniperus procera woodland in the southern highlands of Yemen (English) Mokbel, M.H.A.,  / (np), (npub) , 1998 , 103 p.
Accession No: 376966, Call No: 634.917 M72 (LIB)
Descriptors: JUNIPERUSFOREST MANAGEMENTFOREST ECOLOGY; FOREST MENSURATION; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: YEMEN
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Rwenzori Mountains National Park. Biodiversity report (English) Howard, P.(ed.) Davenport, T.(ed.) Baltzer, M.(ed.)  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept.; Forest Dept., Kampala (Uganda) , 1996 , 99 p.
Accession No: 377055, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Institutional Support for the Protection of East African Biodiversity, RAF/006/GEF , Report No: FAO-FO--UNO/RAF/006/GEF
Descriptors: NATIONAL PARKSBIODIVERSITY; HIGHLANDS; WILDLIFE; SPECIES; IDENTIFICATION; ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
Geographic coverage: UGANDA
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Proyecto "Apoyo a las Plantaciones Forestales con Fines Energeticos para el Desarrollo de las Comunidades Campesinas de la Sierra Peruana" y proyecto "Foresteria en Microcuencas Altoandinas del PRONAMACHCS (Proyecto Nacional de Manejo de Cuencas Hidrograficas y Conservacion de Suelos)" Holanda/Peru. Informe de la mision de evaluacion tripartita, Lima, 28 de abril, 1997 [Project in support of fuelwood plantations to develop rural communities of the Peruvian Sierra and project on forestry in the High Andes microcatchments: PRONAMACHCS (National Project for the Management of Watersheds and Soil COnservation) Netherlands/Peru. Report of tripartite evaluation mission, Lima, 28 April, 1997 ]. (Spanish) FAO, Rome (Italy). Dept. de Montes , 1997 , vp.
Accession No: 377133, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Apoyo a las Plantaciones Forestales con Fines Energeticos y para el Desarrollo de las Comunidades Campesinas de la Sierra Peruana, Peru, PER/033/NET , Report No: FAO-FO--PER/033/NET
Descriptors: FORESTRY DEVELOPMENTRURAL DEVELOPMENTRURAL COMMUNITIESSUSTAINABILITYPROJECT EVALUATION; SOIL CONSERVATION; HIGHLANDS; DEVELOPMENT PLANS
Geographic coverage: PERUANDEAN REGION
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Desarrollo Comunal Forestal en el Altiplano Boliviano, Bolivia. Resultados y recomendaciones del proyecto (Spanish) FAO, Rome (Italy). Dept. de Montes , 1998 , 42 p.
Accession No: 377277, Document type: TERMINAL REPORT Project: Desarrollo Comunal Forestal en el Altiplano Boliviano, Bolivia, BOL/022/NET , Report No: FAO-FO--GCP/BOL/022/NET , Job No: W8168
Descriptors: FORESTRY DEVELOPMENTCOMMUNAL FORESTSHIGHLANDS; AGROFORESTRY; TRAINING; SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS; ROLE OF WOMEN
Geographic coverage: BOLIVIA
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A people's movement for Indian high Himalayan watershed management: beyond Chipko movement (English) Chada, S.,   (Gandhi Peace Foundation, New Delhi (India))  In: Participatory processes for integrated watershed management; PWMTA-FARM Field document no. 7 Sharma, P.N.  (ed.)  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Field Operations Div.; FAO, Rome (Italy). Agriculture Dept. , 1997, p. 68-71
Accession No: 377331, Project: Watershed Management Training in Asia - Phase II, Field document 7, RAS/161/NET, Rainfed Farming Systems in Asia, RAS/93/062 Report No: FAO-TCO--GCP/RAS/161/NET; FAO-AG--RAS/93/062 Field library: FAOLA, PWMTA-FARM FielDoc No. 7
Descriptors: WATERSHED MANAGEMENTCULTURAL BEHAVIOURSOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS; TRADITIONAL TECHNOLOGY; RESOURCE CONSERVATION; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: INDIAHIMALAYAN REGION
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Blending of traditional and modern technologies for sustained food security through the farming systems approach (English) Deomampo, N.R.,   In: Combining traditional and modern technologies for sustained food security in high potential rainfed areas; Second session of the Multilateral Cooperation Workshops for Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Development, 21-24 January 1997, Tokyo, Japan / FAO, Rome (Italy). Agriculture Dept.; Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Tokyo (Japan); Japan FAO Association, Tokyo (Japan) , 1997, p. 13-30
Accession No: 377415, Project: Multilateral Cooperation Workshops for Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Development, INT/629/JPN Report No: FAO-AG--GCP/INT/629/JPN
Descriptors: FOOD SECURITYFARMING SYSTEMSTECHNOLOGICAL CHANGES; TRADITIONAL TECHNOLOGY; INNOVATION ADOPTION; FAO; TECHNICAL AID; FARMERS; SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: ASIA
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Participatory sustainable development based on local resources by combining traditional and modern technologies (English) Kinoshita, I.,   In: Combining traditional and modern technologies for sustained food security in high potential rainfed areas; Second session of the Multilateral Cooperation Workshops for Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Development, 21-24 January 1997, Tokyo, Japan / FAO, Rome (Italy). Agriculture Dept.; Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Tokyo (Japan); Japan FAO Association, Tokyo (Japan) , 1997, p. 31-37
Accession No: 377417, Project: Multilateral Cooperation Workshops for Sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Development, INT/629/JPN Report No: FAO-AG--GCP/INT/629/JPN
Descriptors: AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENTSUSTAINABILITYTRADITIONAL TECHNOLOGYINNOVATION ADOPTIONSOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS; HIGHLANDS; TOURISM
Geographic coverage: JAPAN
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Reduced-impact logging guidelines for lowland and hill dipterocarp forests in Indonesia (English) Sist, P.Dykstra, D.Fimbel, R. In: CIFOR Occasional Paper (Indonesia), no. 15 / Center for International Forestry Research, Bogor (Indonesia) , 1998 , 19 p.
Accession No: 377606, ISSN 0854-9818 , Call No: S2104 2 no.15 (FOL)
Descriptors: DIPTEROCARPACEAELOGGINGENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION; FORESTRY OPERATIONS; FELLING; HARVESTING; ECOSYSTEMS; LOWLAND; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: INDONESIA

Produccion y valoracion economica del componente hidrico y forestal de los robledales de altura bajo intervenciones silviculturales (Spanish) Turcios Carrasco, W.R.,  / Turrialba (Costa Rica), CATIE , 1995 , vp.
Accession No: 378288, Call No: 338:634.9(728.6) T86 (LIB)
Descriptors: QUERCUSFOREST STANDSSILVICULTURAL SYSTEMSWATER BALANCEFORESTRY PRODUCTION; HIGHLANDS; PRECIPITATION; CANOPY; UNDERGROWTH; INFILTRATION WATER; ECONOMIC ANALYSIS
Geographic coverage: COSTA RICA
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Avifaunal diversity in the Highlands of Sri Lanka (English) Makuloluwa, S.,  Alagoda, T.S.B.,  Santiapillai, C.,   (Peradeniya Univ. (Sri Lanka). Dept. of Zoology)  In: Tigerpaper (FAO) , v. 24(3) p. 17-21 , 1997
Accession No: 378505, ISSN 1014-2789 , Call No: P238 T44 (RR; FOL)
Descriptors: BIRDSFAUNA; HIGHLANDS; BIODIVERSITY; HABITATS; DEFORESTATION
Geographic coverage: SRI LANKA
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Ecological cliffs of hunger in Asian uplands (English) In: RAPA Occasional Paper (FAO), no. 9 / FAO, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific , 1993 , 11 p.
Accession No: 378815, Call No: S238 146 (LIB) Field library: FAOLA, S238 OccsPape No. 9
Descriptors: FOOD SECURITYPOVERTYMALNUTRITION; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: ASIA
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Hill forest trail and bridge including gully and landslide control works (English) Nakarmi, I.M.,  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept.; IFAD, Rome (Italy) , 1997 , 52 p.
Accession No: 379119, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Technical Assistance to the Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project, Nepal, Working paper 33, NEP/049/NET , Report No: FAO-FO--GCP/NEP/049/NET
Descriptors: FORESTSROADSLANDSLIDESWATER EROSIONEROSION CONTROL; WATER MANAGEMENT; CANALS; TERRACE CROPPING; TREES; PLANTING; SOIL CONSERVATION; TRAINING; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: MADAGASCAR
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Report on a technical support mission to the forage component (English) Suttie, J.,  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept.; IFAD, Rome (Italy) , 1997 , 32 p.
Accession No: 379125, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Technical Assistance to the Hills Leasehold Forestry and Forage Development Project, Nepal, Working paper 46, NEP/049/NET , Report No: FAO-FO--GCP/NEP/049/NET
Descriptors: FEED CROPSPLANT PRODUCTION; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: NEPAL
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Fisheries Improvement by Stocking at High Altitudes for Inland Development (FISHAID), Papua New Guinea. Project findings and recommendations (English) FAO, Rome (Italy). Fisheries Dept. , 1997 , 26 p.
Accession No: 381347, Document type: TERMINAL REPORT Project: Fisheries Improvement by Stocking at High Altitude Inland Development, Papua New Guinea, PNG/93/007 , Report No: FAO-FI--PNG/93/007 , Job No: W7640
Descriptors: INLAND FISHERIESRESTOCKINGHIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
FOR INTERNAL USE ONLY !

Farming systems development in the uplands of SE Asia: social and economic issues (English) Fujisaka, S.,   In: Farm Management Notes for Asia and the Far East (FAO) , (no. 14) p. 1-18 , 1991
Accession No: 381599, Call No: P238 F22 (RR)
Descriptors: FARMING SYSTEMSSOCIOECONOMIC ENVIRONMENTHIGHLANDS; LAND USE; TENURE; LAND POLICIES
Geographic coverage: ASIA
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Institutional and support services in farming systems development in upland areas (English) Reyes, B.N. de los,   In: Farm Management Notes for Asia and the Far East (FAO) , (no. 14) p. 19-25 , 1991
Accession No: 381601, Call No: P238 F22 (RR)
Descriptors: FARMING SYSTEMSSUPPORT MEASURESHIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: ASIA
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A compilation of indigenous technology knowledge for upland watershed management in Bangladesh; Participatory Watershed Management Training in Asia (PWMTA) and Farmer-centred Agricultural Resources Management (FARM) Programs (English) Kanti Bose, S.Ghani, O.Emdad Hossain, A.T.M.Mridha, N.N.Muhammad, T.,  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Field Operations Div.; Forest Dept., Dhaka (Bangladesh) , 1998 , 49 p.
Accession No: 381655, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Watershed Management Training in Asia - Phase II, Field document 11, RAS/161/NET, Rainfed Farming Systems in Asia, RAS/93/062 , Report No: FAO-TCO--GCP/RAS/161/NET; FAO-AG--RAS/93/062 Field library: FAOSRL, 551.48 BOS
Descriptors: WATERSHED MANAGEMENTAPPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY; WATER HARVESTING; DRINKING WATER; HIGHLANDS; IRRIGATION SYSTEMS; SOIL CONSERVATION; WATER CONSERVATION; EROSION CONTROL; AGROSILVOPASTORAL SYSTEMS; LOGGING; SOCIOECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Geographic coverage: BANGLADESH
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Protective and environmental functions of forests (English) Goettle, A.,  Sene, E.-H.M.,   In: Forestry for sustainable development: towards the 21st century. Proceedings; v. 1(A): Forest and tree resources.- v. 2(B): Forests, biological diversity and the maintenance of the natural heritage. 2(C): Protective and environmental functions of forests.- v. 3(D): Productive functions of forests.- v. 4(E): The economic contribution of forestry to sustainable development.- v. 5(F): Social dimentions of forestry's contribution to sustainable development. 5(G): Policies, institutions and means for sustainable forestry development.- v. 6(H): Ecoregional review.- v. 7: Main report.- v. 8: Additional contributions ; World Forestry Congress, 11, Antalya (Turkey), 13-22 Oct 1997 Juslin, H. Lintu, L.  / Ankara (Turkey), (np) , 1997, v. 2 p. 233-243
Accession No: 381723, ISBN 975-7829-65-X
Descriptors: PROTECTIVE FORESTSENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTIONNATURE CONSERVATION; BIODIVERSITY; FOREST ECOLOGY; SUSTAINABILITY; ECOSYSTEMS; SOCIAL FORESTRY; HIGHLANDS; ARID ZONES; COASTS
Related language versions: French  Spanish    
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Les fonctions protectrices et ecologiques des forets (French) Goettle, A.,  Sene, E.-H.M.,   In: La foresterie pour le developpement durable vers le 21eme siecle. Comptes rendus; v. 1(A): Ressources forestieres.- v. 2(B): Forets, diversite biologique et conservation du patrimoine naturel; (C): Fonctions ecologique et de protection des forets.- v. 3(D): Fonctions de production des forets.- v. 4(E): Contribution economique de la foresterie au developpement durable.- v. 5(F): Dimensions sociales de la contribution de la foresterie au developpement durable; (G): Politiques, institutions et moyens de realiser le developpement forestier durable.- v. 6(H): Analyse ecoregionale ; Congres Forestier Mondial, 11, Antalya (Turkey), 13-22 Oct 1997 / Ankara (Turkey), (npub) , 1997, v. 2 p. 237-249
Accession No: 381725, ISBN 975-7829-79-X
Descriptors: PROTECTIVE FORESTSENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTIONNATURE CONSERVATION; BIODIVERSITY; FOREST ECOLOGY; SUSTAINABILITY; ECOSYSTEMS; SOCIAL FORESTRY; HIGHLANDS; ARID ZONES; COASTS
Related language versions: English  Spanish    
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Funciones protectoras y ambientales de los bosques (Spanish) Goettle, A.,  Sene, E.-H.M.,   In: La actividad forestal para un desarrollo sostenible: hacia el siglo XXI. Actas; v. 1(A): Recursos forestales y arboreos.- v. 2(B): Diversidad biologica forestal y el mantenimiento del patrimonio natural; (C): Funcion protectora y ambiental de los recursos forestales.- v. 3(D): Funcion productiva de los bosques.- v. 4(E): La contribucion economica de la actividad forestal al desarrollo sostenible.- v. 5(F): Dimensiones sociales de la contribucion forestal al desarrollo sostenible; (G): Politicas, instituciones y medios para el desarrollo forestal sostenible.- v. 6(H): Examen por ecoregiones ; Congreso Forestal Mundial, 11, Antalya (Turkey), 13-22 Oct 1997 / Ankara (Turkey), (npub) , 1997, v. 2 p. 235-246
Accession No: 381727, ISBN 975-7829-72-2
Descriptors: PROTECTIVE FORESTSENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTIONNATURE CONSERVATION; BIODIVERSITY; FOREST ECOLOGY; SUSTAINABILITY; ECOSYSTEMS; SOCIAL FORESTRY; HIGHLANDS; ARID ZONES; COASTS
Related language versions: English  French     
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Ormanlarin koruma ve cevresel fonksiyonlari (Turkish) Goettle, A.,  Sene, E.-H.M.,   In: XXI Yuzyila dogru surdurulebilir kalkinma icin ormancilik. Bildirileri; v. 1(A): Orman ve agac kaynaklari.- v. 2(B): Ormanlar, biyolojik cesitlilik ve dogal mirasin korunmasi; (C): Ormanlarin koruyucu ve cevresel fonksiyonlari.- v. 3(D): Ormanlarin uretim fonksiyonlari.- v. 4(E): Surdurulebilir kalkinmaya ormanciligin ekonomik katkisi.- v. 5(F): Ormanciligin sosyal boyutlarinin surdurulebilir kalkinmaya katkisi; (G): Surdurulebilir orman gelisiminin saglanmasina yonelik politika, kurum ve araclar.- v. 6(H): Ekolojik bolgelerin gozden gecirilmesi ; Dunya Ormancilik Kongresi, 11, Antalya (Turkey), 13-22 Oct 1997 / Ankara (Turkey), (npub) , 1997, v. 2 p. 259-271
Accession No: 381729, ISBN 975-7829-58-7
Descriptors: PROTECTIVE FORESTSENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTIONNATURE CONSERVATION; BIODIVERSITY; FOREST ECOLOGY; SUSTAINABILITY; ECOSYSTEMS; SOCIAL FORESTRY; HIGHLANDS; ARID ZONES; COASTS
Related language versions: English  French  Spanish
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Fuelwood transportation and distribution systems in the hilly areas of Pakistan (English) Ayaz, M.,   In: Proceedings; RWEDP Report no. 35 ; National Training Workshop on Woodfuel Trade in Pakistan, Peshawar (Pakistan), 12-16 May 1996 / FAO, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Wood Energy Development Programme in Asia , 1997, p. 88-98
Accession No: 382187, Project: Regional Wood Energy Development Programme in Asia (Phase II), RAS/154/NET Report No: FAO-FO--GCP/RAS/154/NET Field library: FAOLA, GCP/RAS/154/NET RWEDPRep No. 35
Descriptors: FUELWOODTRANSPORTECONOMIC DISTRIBUTION; HIGHLANDS; WOOD; LOGGING WASTES; COSTS
Geographic coverage: PAKISTAN
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A manual for the planning, design and construction of forest roads in steep terrain (English) FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1998 , 188 p.
Accession No: 382311, Document type: HANDBOOK , Job No: W8297 , Call No: 634.93 F737(E) (LIB; FOL)
Descriptors: ROADSDESIGNCONSTRUCTIONHIGHLANDS; PLANNING; CARTOGRAPHY; COST ANALYSIS; DRAINAGE SYSTEMS; EQUIPMENT; COSTS; FORESTS
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Resource management for upland areas in Southeast Asia. An information kit; FARM Field document 2 (English) FAO, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific; International Inst. of Rural Reconstruction, Silang (Philippines) , nd , 211 p.
Accession No: 382385, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Farmer-Centred Agricultural Resource Management (FARM) Programme, Asia, RAS/92/078 , Report No: FAO-SD--RAS/92/078 , ISBN 0-942717-65-1
Descriptors: RESOURCE MANAGEMENTHIGHLANDS; AGROFORESTRY; SOIL CONSERVATION; WATER CONSERVATION; LAND USE; EXTENSION ACTIVITIES
Geographic coverage: SOUTH EAST ASIA
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Farmer-led integrated watershed management. Trainers' resource book; PWMTA-FARM Field document no. 8 (English) Sen, C.K.(ed.) Partap, T.(ed.) Sharma, P.N.(ed.)  / International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, Kathmandu (Nepal); FAO, Rome (Italy). Field Operations Div.; FAO, Rome (Italy). Agriculture Dept. , 1998 , 212 p.
Accession No: 382905, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT, HANDBOOK Project: Watershed Management Training in Asia - Phase II, Field document 8, RAS/161/NET, 062; Rainfed Farming Systems in Asia, RAS/93/062 , Report No: FAO-TCO--GCP/RAS/161/NET; FAO-AG--RAS/93/062 , Call No: 631.4 Se518(E) (LIB) Field library: FAOSRL, 551.48 SEN
Descriptors: WATERSHED MANAGEMENTHIGHLANDSSUSTAINABILITYTRAININGSOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS; FARMERS; MEN; WOMEN; SOCIOCULTURAL ENVIRONMENT; SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR; COMMUNAL FORESTS; HIMALAYAN REGION
Geographic coverage: ASIA
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Development, society and environment in Tibet. Papers presented as a panel of the 7th seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies; Proceedings of the 7th seminar. v. 5. (English) Clarke, G.E.(ed.)  In: Beitraege zur Kultur- und Geistesgeschichte Asiens (Austria), no. 24v. 262; Denkschriften - Oesterreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Philosophisch-Historische Klasse (Austria), , no. 24v. 262, ; International Association for Tibetan Studies. Seminar, 7, Graz (Austria),Jun 1995 / Wien (Austria), Verlag der Oesterreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften , 1998 , 199 p.
Accession No: 383030, ISBN 3-7001-2712-X , Call No: 39(515) C55 (LIB)
Descriptors: SOCIOECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTENVIRONMENTSOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY; NOMADISM; ETHNIC GROUPS; RURAL COMMUNITIES; ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT; DEFORESTATION; PASTORALISM; HIGHLANDS; MOUNTAIN FARMING
Geographic coverage: TIBETCHINA
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Environmentally sound road construction in mountainous terrain. Applying advanced operating methods and tools (English) Winkler, N. In: Forest Harvesting Case-Study (FAO), no. 10 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forest Products Div. , 1998 , 54 p.
Accession No: 383289, Job No: W9380 , ISSN 1014-9945 , Call No: S238 152 (LIB; FOL)
Descriptors: ROADSCONSTRUCTIONFORESTRY OPERATIONSENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTHIGHLANDS; EQUIPMENT; WORK STUDY; COSTS
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Upland vegetation of Doi Chiang Dao Wildlife Sanctuary, Chiang Mai Province, Thailand (English) Maxwell, J.F.,   In: Tigerpaper (FAO) , v. 25(3) p. 5-11 , 1998
Accession No: 383373, ISSN 1014-2789 , Call No: P238 T44 (RR; FOL)
Descriptors: VEGETATIONHIGHLANDSNATURE RESERVES; PLANT COVER; SPECIES; FLORA; PLANT COMMUNITIES
Geographic coverage: THAILAND
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Fringe area of highlands in Papua New Guinea (English) Yoshida, S.(ed.) Toyoda, Y.(ed.)  In: Senri Ethnological Studies (Japan), no. 47 / National Museum of Ethnology, Osaka (Japan) , 1998 , 182 p.
Accession No: 383426, ISSN 0387-6004 , Call No: 39(954/955) Y8 (LIB)
Descriptors: SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGYETHNIC GROUPSHIGHLANDS; SOCIOCULTURAL ENVIRONMENT; CULTURAL VALUES; CASE STUDIES
Geographic coverage: PAPUA NEW GUINEA
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Irrigation as technology, irrigation as resource: hill irrigation and natural resource systems (English) Vincent, L.,   In: People and participation in sustainable development: understanding the dynamics of natural resource systems; Proceedings of an International Conference, 17-21 March 1996 Shivakoti, G.  (ed.) Varughese, G.  (ed.) Ostrom, E.  (ed.) Shukla, A.  (ed.) Thapa, G.  (ed.)  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Sustainable Development Dept. , 1997, p. 39-54
Accession No: 383447, Project: Farmer-Centred Agricultural Resource Management (FARM) Programme, Asia, Field document 7, RAS/92/078 Report No: FAO-SD--RAS/92/078 , ISBN 1-889740-02-0
Descriptors: IRRIGATION SYSTEMSNATURAL RESOURCESRESOURCE MANAGEMENTSUSTAINABILITY; WATER RESOURCES; FARMING SYSTEMS; HIGHLANDS
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Towards the Institutionalisation of Project Experience. Report on the 1996 Internal Technical Meeting, Hammamet, Tunisia, 9-14 December 1996 (English) Fe d'Ostiani, L.Warren, P.,  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1997 , 70 p.
Accession No: 383525, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Inter-regional Project for Participatory Upland Conservation and Development, Bolivia, Burundi, Nepal, Pakistan, Tunisia, Field document 2, INT/542/ITA , Report No: FAO-FO--GCP/INT/542/ITA
Descriptors: SUSTAINABILITYHIGHLANDSSOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESSAGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENTDEVELOPMENT PROJECTS; RESOURCE MANAGEMENT; RAPID RURAL APPRAISAL; PROJECT DESIGN; PROJECT EVALUATION; PLANNING; FIELD EXPERIMENTATION
Geographic coverage: BOLIVIABURUNDINEPALPAKISTANTUNISIA
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Hungry for hope: on the cultural and communicative dimensions of development in highland Ecuador (English) Hess, C.G.,  / London (United Kingdom), Intermediate Technology Publications , 1997 , 113 p.
Accession No: 383602, ISBN 1-85339-403-3 , Call No: 330.34(866) H46 (LIB)
Descriptors: SOCIOECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTINDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE; SOCIOCULTURAL ENVIRONMENT; TRADITIONAL FARMING; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: ECUADOR
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Agricultural diversification and development of mountain regions with special reference to Himachal Pradesh (English) Chand, R.,  / New Delhi (India), M D Pub. PVT , 1997 , 416 p.
Accession No: 384430, ISBN 81-7533-049-X , Call No: 330.34:63(23) C36 (LIB)
Descriptors: DIVERSIFICATIONMOUNTAIN FARMINGSUSTAINABILITY; HIGHLANDS; ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY; INCOME; EMPLOYMENT; INFRASTRUCTURE; FARMING SYSTEMS
Geographic coverage: INDIAHIMACHAL PRADESH
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Ecotourism and conservation: hand in hand in the Annapurna region of Nepal (English) Prem Chandra Gurung,   In: Tigerpaper (FAO) , v. 25(2) p. 19-22 , 1998
Accession No: 384539, ISSN 1014-2789 , Call No: P238 T44 (RR; FOL)
Descriptors: NATURE CONSERVATIONNATURE RESERVESTOURISM; ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: NEPAL
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Gestion multifonctionnelle des forets de montagne (French) Buttoud, G.(ed.)  In: Revue Forestiere Francaise (France), Spec.no. 1998 / Ecole Nationale du Genie Rural, des Eaux et des Forets, Nancy (France) , 1998 , 239 p.
Accession No: 384816, ISSN 0035-2829 , Call No: P44 R321 (Spec.no.1998) (LIB)
Descriptors: HIGHLANDSFOREST MANAGEMENT; MULTIPLE LAND USE; FOREST ECOLOGY; FORESTRY POLICIES; CASE STUDIES; FRANCE; SWITZERLAND; KYRGYZSTAN
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The Rwenzori Mountains National Park, Uganda: exploration, environment and biology, conservation, management and community relations; Proceedings of the Rwenzori conference, Department of Geography, Makerere University, 1996 (English) Osmaston, H.(ed.) Tukahirwa, J.(ed.) Basalirwa, C.(ed.) Nyakaana, J.(ed.)  / Kampala (Uganda), Makerere Univ., Dept. of Geography , 1998 , 395 p.
Accession No: 384840, ISBN 9970-729-01-9 , Call No: 719 Os61 (LIB)
Descriptors: NATIONAL PARKSHIGHLANDS; WILDLIFE; NATURAL RESOURCES; NATURE CONSERVATION; RURAL COMMUNITIES
Geographic coverage: UGANDA
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Capacity-building in participatory upland watershed planning, monitoring and evaluation. A resource kit; PWMTA Field document no.10 (English) Bhatia, A.(ed.) Sen, C.K.(ed.) Pandey, G.(ed.) Amtzis, J.(ed.)  / International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, Kathmandu (Nepal); FAO, Kathmandu (Nepal) , 1998 , 185 p.
Accession No: 385087, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Watershed Management Training in Asia (Phase II), Field document 10, RAS/161/NET, 062; Rainfed Farming Systems in Asia, RAS/93/062 , Report No: FAO-TCO--GCP/RAS/161/NET; FAO-AG--RAS/93/062 , Call No: 631.4 B464 (LIB) Field library: AGL, 385087; FAOLA, PWMTA-FARM FielDoc No. 10
Descriptors: WATERSHED MANAGEMENTSOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESSHIGHLANDS; RAPID RURAL APPRAISAL; PLANNING; MONITORING; EVALUATION
Geographic coverage: ASIA
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Final report (English) European Forestry Commission. Working Party on the Management of Mountain Watersheds, Sess. 20, Lillehammer (Norway),1-9 Jul 1996 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1996 , 35 p.
Accession No: 385285, Job No: W3729
Descriptors: WATERSHED MANAGEMENTSOIL CONSERVATIONHIGHLANDS; SUSTAINABILITY; FOREST MANAGEMENT; AFFORESTATION; EROSION CONTROL; LANDSLIDES
Geographic coverage: EUROPE
Related language versions: French  Spanish
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Rapport final [Final report. European Forestry Commission. Working Party on the Management of Mountain Watersheds]. (French) Commission Europeenne des Forets. Groupe de Travail de l'Amenagement des Bassins Versants en Montagne, Sess. 20, Lillehammer (Norway),1-9 Jul 1996 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Dept. des Forets , 1996 , 35 p.
Accession No: 385287, Job No: W3729
Descriptors: WATERSHED MANAGEMENTSOIL CONSERVATIONHIGHLANDS; SUSTAINABILITY; FOREST MANAGEMENT; AFFORESTATION; EROSION CONTROL; LANDSLIDES
Geographic coverage: EUROPE
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Mountains: globally important ecosystems (English) Price, M.F.,   In: Unasylva (FAO) , v. 49(= no.195) p. 3-12 , 1998
Accession No: 385473, Job No: W9300 , ISSN 0041-6436 , Call No: P238 UN1 E/F/S EDS (RR; FOL)
Descriptors: HIGHLANDSECOSYSTEMSBIODIVERSITYSUSTAINABILITY; TOURISM; INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION; DEVELOPMENT PLANS
Related language versions: French  Spanish
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The mountain forum: networking for mountain conservation and development (English) Byers, E.A.,   In: Unasylva (FAO) , v. 49(= no.195) p. 13-19 , 1998
Accession No: 385475, Job No: W9300 , ISSN 0041-6436 , Call No: P238 UN1 E/F/S EDS (RR; FOL)
Descriptors: HIGHLANDSDIFFUSION OF INFORMATIONDEVELOPMENT POLICIESINTERNATIONAL COOPERATION; PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS; INTERNET
Related language versions: French  Spanish
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The Asia Pacific Mountain Network: sharing information for sustainable mountain development (English) Pradhan, K.,   In: Unasylva (FAO) , v. 49(= no.195) p. 20-21 , 1998
Accession No: 385477, Job No: W9300 , ISSN 0041-6436 , Call No: P238 UN1 E/F/S EDS (RR; FOL)
Descriptors: HIGHLANDSDIFFUSION OF INFORMATIONINFORMATION SERVICESINTERNATIONAL COOPERATIONSUSTAINABILITY
Geographic coverage: ASIAOCEANIA
Related language versions: French  Spanish
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