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  1. This report warns that the dominant picture of livestock’s impacts on climate change has been distorted by faulty assumptions that focus on intensive, industrial farming in rich countries. Millions of people worldwide who depend on extensive livestock production, with relatively lower climate...
  2. 1994-01-01 *Available only in Spanish. This Book collects and extends the broad ideas exposed in the illustration. It methodically analyzes the main activities related to peasant life and the simple ways that exist to make them more productive and less harmful to man and his environment. Through a patient...
  3. 1986-01-01 Esta serie de lecciones tiene como proposito explicar en la forma mas sencilla posible, la naturaleza de la tierra y las practicas que podemos usar para asegurarnos de que nuestras tierras siempre esten en la mejor condicion posible. Vamos a estudiar algunas cosas algo complicadas, como la acidez...
  4. 2007-01-01 Los objectives de esta obra son: Clarificar, simplificar y poner en contexto los de la conservacion ecologica; Proveer un recurso interactivo y divertido que despierte el interes y creatividad de los alumnos y maetros; Hacerque los alumnos mejoren en sus estudios, especialmente con respecto al...
  5. 1994-01-01 Una de las preocupaciones en el Cenro InterEclesial de Estudios Teologicos y Sociales (CIEETS) ha estado enmarcada en el problema del deterioro y destruccion que vive nuestro pais y en la busqueda de soluciones practicas entre las iglesias, cooperatives y movitmientos juveniles y de mujeres. La...
  6. The global food system is at a crossroads. Agriculture must meet the challenges of hunger and malnutrition – against a backdrop of population growth, increased pressure on natural resources including soils and water, the loss of biodiversity, and the uncertainties associated with climate change....
  7. Agroecology is based on applying ecological concepts and principles to optimize interactions between plants, animals, humans and the environment while taking into consideration the social aspects that need to be addressed for a sustainable and fair food system. By building synergies, agroecology...
  8. 1997-01-01 In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill,New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had had a head start in food production advanced beyond the hunter-gatherer...
  9. EarthScore offers today's environmentally conscious reader the opportunity to quantify the impact of their home energy and water use, transportation choices, consumer purchases, waste disposal, land use, toxics, environmental advocacy, respect for the land, livelihood, and family planning. By...
  10. The bestselling author ofEmotional IntelligenceandPrimal Leadershipnow brings usEcological Intelligence—revealing the hidden environmental consequences of what we make and buy, and how with that knowledge we can drive the essential changes we all must make to save our planet and ourselves. We buy...