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Guidelines to Biological Control of Agricultural Pests: SwitchMed in Palestine - SwitchMed Programme [FactSheet]
The Guidelines sheds light on the use of biological control as a safe alternative to the various agricultural chemicals. The preparation and publication of the Guidelines is a first step towards a promising strategic goal ...
Guidelines on Best Practices to Preserve Organic Matter and Moisture Content in Soils: SwitchMed in Palestine - SwitchMed Programme [FactSheet]
Soil as the main medium for agriculture, the protection and the sustainable utilization of it are significant for the promotion of sustainable production and consumption in Palestine. Jointly developed by the Environmental ...
Measuring Progress: Environment and the SDGs: A Brief Guide
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) elaborate the 2030 Agenda, a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity. Integrated and indivisible, the SDGs balance the three dimensions of sustainable development – economic, ...
Recommendations to Improve Women’s Participation and Experience in Plastic and e-waste Management
Increasing interest in formalizing waste systems has highlighted the need to safeguard the workforce, yet there has been little effort undertaken to understand these gendered experiences of waste workers. To effectively ...
A Guide to the Famous Trees of Gigiri
Nairobi has been home to UNEP since 1973 and the organisation moved to Gigiri - the site of a former coffee farm - in 1975. Over the intervening years, these beautifully landscaped gardens and nature sites have also become ...
Setting up Equipment Logbooks & Databases
This technical brief reflects the Polish experience of setting up and managing logbooks for refrigeration, air-conditioning, heat pump (RACHP) and other types of equipment. It also provides examples of similar equipment ...
Alternatives to highly hazardous pesticides: Action that can be taken to eliminate or significantly reduce the risks to health and the environment that result from the use of highly hazardous pesticides - Guidelines on Alternatives to Highly Hazardous Pesticides
All pesticides are designed to harm living things such as weeds, unwanted insects, fungal infections and rodents and most pesticides will also harm non-target organisms to some degree. Pesticides that have been found to ...