GFU Species Brochures

The GFU, in an effort to increase awareness and understanding of the potential underutilized species hold for improvement of livelihoods, has gathered...

Publication Year:
2007
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The Global Facilitation Unit for Underutilized Species

October 2007 - GFU Website Static Version

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Global Facilitation Unit for Underutilized Species
Publication Year:
2007
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The role of policy in the conservation and extended use of underutilized plant species: a cross-national policy analysis

"The role of policy in the conservation and extended use of underutilized plant species: a cross-national policy analysis" was prepared by the Global...

Authors:
Chishakwe, N.E.
Publication Year:
2008
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An analysis of the risk from Xanthomonas campestris pv. musacearum to banana cultivation in Eastern, Central and Southern Africa.

Xanthomonas wilt, which is commonly known in East Africa as banana Xanthomonas wilt (BXW), banana bacterial wilt or enset wilt, is a devastating...

Authors:
Smith, J.J.; Jones, D.R.; Karamura, E.; Blomme, G.; Turyagyenda, F.L.
Publication Year:
2008
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Collaborative and participatory approaches to cocoa variety improvement

Final report of the CFC/ICCO/Bioversity project on “Cocoa Productivity and quality improvement: a Participatory Approach” (2004-2010)

Authors:
Eskes, A.B. (ed.)
Publication Year:
2011
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The impact of Bioversity International’s African leafy vegetables programme in Kenya

An effort by Bioversity and several partners in Kenya increased production, consumption and marketing of a wide range of African leafy vegetables...

Authors:
Gotor, E.; Irungu, C.
Publication Year:
2010
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The scientific information activity of Bioversity International: the descriptor lists

Effective sharing of information about genetic resources depends on everyone using the same “dictionary” – which is where the descriptor lists...

Authors:
Gotor, E.; Alercia, A.; Ramanatha Rao, V.; Watts, J.; Caracciolo, F.
Publication Year:
2011
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Integrating biodiversity and livelihood improvement

The role of markets for mango varieties and garcinia species in India

Authors:
Kruijssen, S.; Mysore, S.
Publication Year:
2010
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Randomised control trials for the impact evaluation of development initiatives: A statistician’s point of view

Technical and practical reflections of a statistician on the use of Randomised Control Trial designs (RCT) for evaluating the impact of development...

Authors:
Barahona, C.
Publication Year:
2010
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