Category: Rural Development

Walking a Tightrope Under Covid-19

: Published: December 21, 2020:

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I have to admit, this is a somewhat attention-grabbing title for an experience report that attempts to describe the balancing act that my work as an advisor in the development sector in Mozambique in 2020 entailed. What do I mean here by tightrope walk?

I went to Mozambique at …

Good Practice: Sustainable Rainwater Management for Drinking Purposes

Organisation: Caritas Kaolack; Country: Senegal: : En un coup dœil: Gestion durable de leau de pluie pour la boisson (French): : AT A GLANCE: Sustainable Rainwater Management for Drinking Purposes (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Gestión sostenible del agua pluvial para beber (Spanish): : EN DÉTAIL: Gestion durable de leau de pluie pour la

Learning from Failure: Fight for Ban on Pesticides

Country: El Salvador; Organisation: Fundación Segundo Montes (FSM): : AT A GLANCE: Fight for Ban on Pesticides in El Salvador (English): : A UN VISTAZO: La lucha contra los agrotóxicos en El Salvador (Español): : IN DETAIL: La lucha contra los agrotóxicos en El Salvador (Español)

Good Practice: Participation as a Local Development Challenge

Country: Senegal; Organisation: Symbiose: : AT A GLANCE: Participation as a Local Development Challenge in Senegal (English): : En un coup dœil: La participation comme enjeu de developpement local au Senegal (French) : : IN DETAIL: La participation comme enjeu de developpement local au Senegal (French)

Learning from Good Practice: Training in Agroecological Market Gardening

Country: Senegal; Organisation: Symbiose: : AT A GLANCE: Training in Agroecological Market Gardening (English): En un coup dœil: Formation de relais en maraichage agro-ecologique (French): A UN VISTAZO: Capacitación para la horticultura agroecológica (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Formation de relais en maraichage agro-ecologique (French)

Learning from Failure: Control of the Pine Bark Beetle

Country: El Salvador; Organisation: Fundación Segundo Montes: : AT A GLANCE: Control of the Pine Bark Beetle in Morazán (English): : A UN VISTAZO: El Control del Gorgojo Descortezador en Morazán (Español): : Systematisation of the Learning from Failure experience: Control of the Pine Bark Beetle in Morazán (Español): :  : :  

Good Practice: Growing Tomatoes on Contaminated Soils

Country: Mozambique; Organisation: Young Africa Agri-Tech: : AT A GLANCE: Growing Tomatoes on Contaminated Soils (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Cultivando Tomates en Suelos Contaminados (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Growing Tomatoes on Contaminated Soils (English)

Good Practice: Collecting and Reusing Rainwater

Country: El Salvador; Organisation: FUNDESYRAM: : AT A GLANCE: Collecting and Reusing Rainwater (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Recoger y reusar aguas pluviales (Spanish): :  

Good Practice: Water Supply System for Salvadoran Community

Country: El Salvador; Organisation: ADES – Asociación de Desarrollo Económico Social: : AT A GLANCE: A water supply system for the community of Los Hernández, Cabañas in El Salvador (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Sistema de abastecimiento de agua para el caserío Los Hernández, Cabañas en El Salvador (Spanish)

Good Practice: Rainwater Management and Infrastructure

Country: Papua New Guinea; Organisation: Catholic Diocese Daru-Kiunga: : AT A GLANCE: Rainwater Management Integrated into Building and Infrastructure Projects (english): : A UN VISTAZO: La Gestión de Aguas Pluviales en Proyectos de Construcción e Infraestructura (spanischl): :  

Good Practice: Improving Market Access for South Sudanese Refugees

Country: Uganda; Organisation: PALM Corps: : AT A GLANCE: Improving Market Access for South Sudanese Refugees (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Mejora del acceso al mercado para los refugiados del sur de Sudán (Spanish)

Learning from Failure: Improving Agricultural Input Distribution

Country: Uganda; Organisation: PALM Corps: : AT A GLANCE: Improving Agricultural Input Distribution (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Mejora de la distribución de insumos agrícolas (español)

Good Practice: Enhancing Access to Land for Refugees in Refugee Settlements for Livelihood Transformation

Country: Uganda; Organisation: PALM Corps: : AT A GLANCE: Enhancing Access to Land for Refugees in Refugee Settlements for Livelihood Transformation (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Mejora del acceso a tierra cultivable en los asentamientos de refugiados para la transformación y desarrollo de los medios de vida (Spanish): :  : :  

Good Practice: Tree Planting as a Sustainable Business for Refugees

Country: Uganda; Organisation: AFARD: : AT A GLANCE: Tree Planting as a Sustainable Business for Refugees (inglés): : A UN VISTAZO: Plantando árboles como negocio sostenible para refugiados/as (español)

Good Practice: Transforming Livelihoods of Refugees by Easing Access to Land for Agriculture

Country: Uganda; Organisation: AFARD: : AT A GLANCE: Transforming Livelihoods of Refugees by Easing Access to Land for Agriculture (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Transformandola forma de vidade refugiados/as facilitandoel accesoa terrenopara la agricultura (Español): :  : :  

Good Practice: Permaculture promotion using the Integrated Land Use Design

Country: Uganda; Organisation: Agency For Integrated Rural Development: : AT A GLANCE: Permaculture promotion using the Integrated Land Use Design (ILUD) approach (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Promoción de permacultura usando el método de Diseño Integrado del Uso de la Tierra (Español): : IN DETAIL: Permaculture promotion using the Integrated Land Use Design (ILUD) approach (English) …

Good Practice: Integrated Rainwater Management in Harmony with Semi-Arid Climate

Country: Brazil; Organisation: Regional Institute of Appropriate Small-scale Agriculture (IRPAA): : AT A GLANCE: Integrated Rainwater Management in Harmony with Semi-Arid Climate  (English): : AT A GLANCE: MANEJO INTEGRADO DE AGUAS PLUVIALES EN ARMONÍA CON UN CLIMA SEMI-ÁRIDO (Spanish): : AT A GLANCE: GESTION INTÉGRÉE DES EAUX PLUVIALES EN HARMONIE AVEC LE CLIMAT SEMI-ARIDE (French): : MORE INFORMATION: How …

Learning from Failure: Limitations of the implementation of an organic production process

Country: El Salvador; Organisation: Fundación Segundo Montes (FSM): : EN UN VISTAZO: Limitantes para emprender un proceso de producción orgánica (español): : At a Glance: Limitations of the implementation of an organic production process (inglés): : In Detail: Limitantes para emprender un proceso de producción orgánica  (español)

Good Practice: Families and Communities Prepared for Climate Change

Country: Nicaragua; Organisation: BlueEnergy (bE) and Bluefields Indian and Caribbean University (BICU): : AT A GLANCE: Families and communities prepared for climate change (English): : AT A GLANCE: Familias y comunidades ante el cambio climático (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Familias y comunidades ante el cambio climático (Spanish)

Good Practice: Saving and credit scheme mobilization

Country: Tanzania; Organization: ADP Mbozi: : AT A GLANCE: Saving and credit scheme mobilization as a strategy for project sustainability (English): : AT A GLANCE: Movilización de esquemas de ahorro y crédito como estratégicas para la sustentabilidad de proyectos (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Saving and credit scheme mobilization as a strategy for

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