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Entries in agriculture evaluations/assessments (8)

Tuesday
Oct092012

Tortillas on the Roaster Summary Report: Central American Maize-Bean Systems and the Changing Climate

  

Higher temperatures and changes in rainfall patterns could transform the agricultural landscape of Central America, threatening the livelihoods of one million maize and bean farmers. This report exposes the risks of climate change to these two most-important food crops in Nicaragua, Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala.

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Resumen del reporte Tortillas en el comal (33 pages, PDF, 918 KB)
Communicado de prensa

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Tuesday
Oct092012

Resumen del estudio Tortillas en el comal

  

Temperaturas superiores y cambios en los patrones de precipitación podrían transformar el paisaje agrícola de América Central, amenazando de esta manera los medios de vida de un millón de agricultores de maíz y frijol, de acuerdo con un informe publicado hoy y en el que, por primera vez, se fija en el impacto del cambio climático a escala local.

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Download the full report in English (123 pages, PDF, 3.6 MB)
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Download the summary in Spanish (33 pages, PDF, 918 KB)
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Tuesday
Jun122012

Impacts of Food Vouchers on Local Markets: Reflections From CRS' Experience in Niger

Food vouchers, as well as Local and Regional Procurement programs, are assuming greater importance as alternatives to traditional food aid. CRS commissioned a study to analyze the effects of food vouchers and procurement programs in Project ADVANCE, which CRS implemented in Niger between August and October 2010.

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Tuesday
Jun142011

Assessment of Haitian Mango Value Chain: A Participatory Assessment of Mango Chain Actors in Southern Haiti

This assessment provides an overview of the mango market at the international and national level and an analysis of the mango chain in Haiti and the region.

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Tuesday
Jun142011

Assessment of Haitian Coffee Value Chain: A Participatory Assessment of Coffee Chain Actors in Southern Haiti

This assessment provides an overview of the coffee market at the international and national level and an analysis of the coffee chain in Haiti and the region.

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Friday
Jan142011

A Rapid Seed Assessment in the Southern Department of Haiti 

Haiti: A report on the findings of the rapid seed assessment conducted by CRS between Febuary 12 and March 1, 2010.

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Tuesday
Nov092010

Livelihoods in Malawi 

A rapid livelihoods assessment using the Integral Human Development conceptual framework

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Friday
Oct222010

Seed System Security Assessment: Haiti

This joint assessment, which was carried out in May 2010 by ten organizations, assesses the impact of the January 12, 2010, earthquake on households and agricultural livelihoods, including possible changes in assets, land holdings, labor availability, income generation activities, crop profiles and seed use.

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