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ICRISAT Strategic Plan to 2020 - Inclusive Market-Oriented Development for Smallholder Farmers in the Tropical Drylands
Our ICRISAT Strategic Plan to 2020 (the Plan) envisions a prosperous, food-secure and resilient dryland tropics. To achieve that Vision, our Mission will be to reduce poverty, hunger, malnutrition an

Author: International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)
Organisation: ICRISAT
Publish Date: 2010
IFAD Strategic Framework 2011-2015
This report deals with enabling poor rural people to improve their food security and nutrition, raise their incomes and strengthen their resilience. In today's changing global context, with new oppor

Author: Henock Kifle, Kevin Cleaver, Rodney Cooke
Organisation: International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
Publish Date: May 2011
Imagining the future of sports in society
The topic of this Futures Literacy UNESCO Knowledge Laboratory is sport as an embodiment or expression of society in the future. The aim in this workshop is to explore different sets of assumptions a

Author: UNESCO Foresight
Organisation: UNESCO Knowledge Lab (FL Uknowlab)
Publish Date: 13 -14 January 2014
Imagining the future of the transition from "Youth" to "Adult"
Humans change with age. We are born with a specific set of dependencies and relatively limited capabilities when compared with later dexterity and cognitive attributes. As we get older we acquire a r

Author: UNESCO Foresight
Organisation: UNESCO Knowledge Lab (FL Uknowlab)
Publish Date: 13 -14 January 2014
Impact of climate change on agriculture in Africa by 2030
The study evaluated climate related researches conducted on snow-capped mountains in Africa (Mt Kilimanjaro), fishing in inland lakes (Lake Victoria, Baringo), Agriculture in the Semi-arid lands of E

Author: Josephine Khaoma W. Ngaira
Organisation: School of Environment and Earth Sciences, Maseno University, Kenya
Publish Date: June 2007
Impact of Climate Change on Life in Africa
A brief overview of the impact of climate change on life in Africa, written in an accessible style and published by the WWF.

Author: Paul V Desanker (Center for African Development Solutions, Johannesburg, South Africa and University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA.)
Organisation: Centre for African Development Solutions
Publish Date: 2010
Impact of Climate Change on Water in Southern Africa
The purpose of this paper is to identify and profile key research institutions in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) conducting research on the impact of climate change on water resour

Author: Gift Manase (CSIR)
Organisation: The Danish Water Forum
Publish Date: 2009
Impact Sourcing
It is estimated that the field of Impact Sourcing (IS) - employing socioeconomically disadvantaged people in Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) centres, such as call centres - is currently worth $4.5

Author: Talitha Bertelsmann-Scott and Tanja Hichert
Organisation: Rockerfeller Foundation
Publish Date: 2012
Implications of the Foresight Obesity System Map for Solutions to Childhood Obesity
Our understanding of the causal factors that contribute to the obesity epidemic has evolved over time. Although some still describe the problem as “people eat too much and move too little,” this arti

Author: Diane T. Finegood , Thomas D.N. Merth and Harry Rutter
Organisation: Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
Publish Date: 2010
Improving Nutrition through Multisectoral Approaches
Nutrition sensitive agriculture aims to maximize the impact of nutrition outcomes for the poor, while minimizing the unintended negative nutritional consequences of agricultural interventions and pol

Author: World Bank
Organisation: World Bank
Publish Date: 2013
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