Conservation Policies for Agricultural Biodiversity

Written By Lekha Laxman
Conservation Policies for Agricultural Biodiversity
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 15 November 2020
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
  • Pages : 312 pages
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Download or read book entitled Conservation Policies for Agricultural Biodiversity by author: Lekha Laxman which was release on 15 November 2020 and published by Woodhead Publishing with total page 312 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Conservation Policies for Agricultural Biodiversity: A Comparative Study of Laws and Policies focuses on the challenge of securing the ecological future of the planet and its inhabitants by exploring the Convention of Biological Diversity and the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing and WTO laws, such as SPSS, TBT GATT. This book demonstrates how the urgent problem of biodiversity loss can be addressed by challenging notions of national self-interest and security for the purpose of implementing policies that will benefit humanity and, more importantly, ensure the future of our planet. Delves into the current approaches adopted in the framework of global environmental governance Investigates the origins, operations and effects of legal regimes, policies and practices related to the conservation of biodiversity Presents a comparative study of laws and policies, providing an in-depth understanding of the factors behind the lack of success in conserving agricultural biodiversity

Conservation Policies for Agricultural Biodiversity

Conservation Policies for Agricultural Biodiversity
  • Author : Lekha Laxman,Abdul Haseeb Ansari
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-11-15
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : Conservation Policies for Agricultural Biodiversity: A Comparative Study of Laws and Policies focuses on the challenge of securing the ecological future of the planet and its inhabitants by exploring the Convention of Biological Diversity and the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing and WTO laws, such as SPSS, TBT ...

Agricultural Biodiversity and Biotechnology in Economic Development

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  • Author : Joseph Cooper,Leslie Lipper,David Zilberman
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2005-09-16
  • Total pages : 499
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : The topics addressed in this book are of vital importance to the survival of humankind. Agricultural biodiversity, encompassing genetic diversity as well as human knowledge, is the base upon which agricultural production has been built, and protecting this resource is critical to ensuring the capacity of current and future generations ...

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  • Author : Walter Simon de Boef,Abishkar Subedi,Nivaldo Peroni,Marja Thijssen,Elizabeth O'Keeffe
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-03-12
  • Total pages : 422
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : The conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity are issues that have been high on the policy agenda since the first Earth Summit in Rio in 1992. As part of efforts to implement in situ conservation, a methodology referred to as community biodiversity management (CBM) has been developed by those engaged in ...

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Agri Environmental Policies in a Transitional Economy  The Value of Agricultural Biodiversity in Hungarian Home Gardens
  • Author : Ekin Birol, Melinda Smale, and Ágnes Gyovai
  • Publisher : Intl Food Policy Res Inst
  • Release Date : 2021-08-01
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : Read online Agri Environmental Policies in a Transitional Economy The Value of Agricultural Biodiversity in Hungarian Home Gardens written by Ekin Birol, Melinda Smale, and Ágnes Gyovai, published by Intl Food Policy Res Inst which was released on . Download full Agri Environmental Policies in a Transitional Economy The Value of ...

A Comparative Study of Laws and Policies Impacting the Conservation of Biodiversity with Special Reference to Agricultural Biodiversity

A Comparative Study of Laws and Policies Impacting the Conservation of Biodiversity with Special Reference to Agricultural Biodiversity
  • Author : Lekha Kunju Pillai Laxman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 1592
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : The process of rapid development comes with a price and it is mostly done at the expense of biodiversity and general environmental degradation. The complex interrelationship between agricultural biodiversity and biotechnology as well as the conflicting institutional interplay in the international governance of the conservation and use of plant genetic ...

Agriculture Biodiversity and Markets

Agriculture  Biodiversity and Markets
  • Author : Stewart Lockie,David Carpenter
  • Publisher : Earthscan
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 337
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : Debate about how best to ensure the preservation of agricultural biodiversity is caught in a counter-productive polemic between proponents and critics of market-based instruments and agricultural modernization. However, it is argued in this book that neither position does justice to the range of strategies that farmers use to manage agrobiodiversity ...

Agricultural Biodiversity and Biotechnology in Economic Development

Agricultural Biodiversity and Biotechnology in Economic Development
  • Author : Joseph Cooper,Leslie Lipper,David Zilberman
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-05-27
  • Total pages : 499
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : This volume summarizes the current state of knowledge in the economic literature of management of agricultural biotechnology and biodiversity in agricultural and economic development. It identifies key issues confronting policy makers in managing biodiversity and biotechnology and provides a broad, multi-disciplinary analysis of the linkage between the two. It is ...

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  • Author : Nurcan Atalan-Helicke
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : Abstract: This dissertation interrogates connections between agricultural restructuring, development of rural livelihoods and conservation of agricultural biodiversity (agrobiodiversity) in Turkey, a center of origin and diversity for wheat domestication. Often, crisis narratives accompany these connections, reflected as simplified assumptions about transformations of nature, livelihoods and the state under neoliberalism. Through ...

Agrobiodiversity Conservation

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  • Author : Nigel Maxted
  • Publisher : CABI
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 365
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : Based on the 2010 conference "Towards the establishment of genetic reserves for crop wild relatives and landraces in Europe", this book is the cutting edge discussion of agrobiodiversity conservation. By considering the benefits of understanding and preserving crop wild relatives and landraces, it encompasses issues as wide-ranging and topical as habitat ...

Biodiversity Conservation in Latin America and the Caribbean

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  • Author : Allen Blackman,Rebecca Epanchin-Niell,Juha Siikamäki,Daniel Velez-Lopez
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-05-23
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region is exceptionally biodiverse. It contains about half of the world’s remaining tropical forests, nearly one-fifth of its coastal habitats, and some of its most productive agricultural and marine areas. But agriculture, fishing and other human activities linked to rapid population and economic ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-07-09
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : Climate change is broadly recognized as a key environmental issue affecting social and ecological systems worldwide. At the Cancun summit of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s 16th Conference, the parties jointly agreed that the vulnerable groups particularly in developing countries and whose livelihood is based on ...

Land Management

Land Management
  • Author : Colin Hindmarch,Mike W. Pienkowski
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2008-04-30
  • Total pages : 72
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : Mature ecological criticism of agricultural policies is not easy: targets agreed in Biodiversity Action Plans must be achieved within a framework of agricultural and economic policies. Developing a balanced solution is the essence of sustainability. Until recently the hidden costs of high-production systems on biodiversity has been ignored. This booklet ...

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  • Author : Future Harvest,Jeffrey A. McNeely,Sara J. Scherr
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release Date : 2012-09-26
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : Although food-production systems for the world's rural poor typically have had devastating effects on the planet's wealth of genes, species, and ecosystems, that need not be the case in the future. In Ecoagriculture, two of the world's leading experts on conservation and development examine the idea that agricultural landscapes can ...

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  • Author : Charles A. Perrings,Karl-Göran Mäler,Carl Folke,C.S. Holling,Beng-Owe Jansson
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 405
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : This book reports the more policy-oriented results of the Biodiversity programme of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences Beijer Institute. The programme brought economists and ecologists together to consider where the problem in biodiversity loss really lies, what costs it has for society, and how it might best be addressed. ...

Agro Biodiversity Conservation

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  • Author : Mohammad Rais,Nehal A. Farooquee,Gary W. vanLoon
  • Publisher : LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-05
  • Total pages : 116
  • ISBN : 9780128214411
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Summary : The loss of agro-biodiversity is threatening the food security and livelihood of smallholding poor farmers in Indian Himalaya. Under such a scenario farmer-focused livelihood centre study on agro-biodiversity conservation is a timely one. The real worth of agro-biodiversity cannot be realized by the farming community unless such bio-wealth is converted ...