Outil decisionnel pour la mise en oeuvre nationale du systeme multilateral d’acces et de partage des avantages aux termes du Traite international sur les ressources phytogenetiques pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture

This decision making tool is designed to assist national policy makers and other stakeholders to identify appropriate measures to implement the Plant...

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2018
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Herramienta de toma de decisiones para la implementacion nacional del sistema multilateral de acceso y distribucion de beneficios del Tratado Internacional sobre los Recursos Fitogeneticos

This decision making tool is designed to assist national policy makers and other stakeholders to identify appropriate measures to implement the Plant...

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2018
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Understanding the economic impact of BXW and its management practices in East and Central Africa

Banana Xanthomonas wilt (BXW) is a widespread banana disease in East and Central Africa (ECA). It has the ability to cause up to 100% yield loss,...

Authors:
Di Cori, V.; Kikulwe, E.; Kozicka, M.; Gotor, E.
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2018
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Corm damage caused by banana weevils Cosmopolites sordidus (Germar) collected from different banana growing regions in Uganda

In this study, both healthy tissue culture plantlets and maiden suckers of the Nakitembe cultivar were used to assess the damage level variation...

Authors:
Twesigye, C.K.; Ssekatawa, K.; Kiggundu, A.; Tushemereirwe, W.; Matovu, E.; Karamura, E.
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2018
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The Agrobiodiversity Diet Diagnosis Interventions Toolkit (ADD-IT) - Progress report

This factsheet is a brief progress report on the Agrobiodiversity Diet Diagnosis Interventions Toolkit, which will improve nutrition intervention...

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2018
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Perceptions paysannes de l’impact du changement climatique sur le mil dans les zones sahelienne et soudano-sahelienne du Burkina Faso

Authors:
Bougma, L.A.; Ouerdraogo, M.H.; Sawadogo, N.; Sawadogo, M.; Balma, D.; Vernooy, R.
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2018
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Understanding gender roles and practices in innovation processes

Banana Xanthomonas wilt (BXW) is a bacterial banana disease that threatens household income and food security in Burundi. Single disease stem removal...

Authors:
Iradukunda, F.; Bullock, R; Rietveld, A.; van Schagen, B.
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2018
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Women's hidden harvest

Indigenous vegetables and amaXhosa cultural survival in Hobeni Village, South Africa

Authors:
Tavenner, K.
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2018
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East African diploid and triploid bananas: a genetic complex transported from South-East Asia

All the edible AA varieties studied here are genetically homogeneous, constituting a unique subgroup, here called ‘Mchare’, despite high phenotypic...

Authors:
Perrier, X.; Jenny, C.; Bakry, F.; Karamura, D.; Kitavi, M.; Dubois, C.; Hervouet, C.; Philippson, G.; De Langhe, E.
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2018
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Genotype-specific growth and proteomic responses of maize toward salt stress

Salt stress in plants triggers complex physiological responses that are genotype specific. Many of these responses are either not yet described or not...

Authors:
Soares, A.L.C.; Geilfus, C.M.; Carpentier, S.C.
Publication Year:
2018
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