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Improving groundwater allocation and use in the western USA

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Key insights include the importance of attending to the development of institutional arrangements that enable individual users to trade water.

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Improving milk supply, competitiveness and livelihoods in smallholder dairy chains in Indonesia

Improving milk supply, competitiveness and livelihoods in smallholder dairy chains in Indonesia

The overall project goal is to increase milk supply (quantity and quality) by 25% by 2020 of at least 3000 dairy producers in West Java and Northern Sumatra.

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Climate sharing and energy security

Climate sharing and energy security

This project is searching for ways to bring investment confidence back to the electricity sector.

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Transitioning to a water secure future in the Basin

 Transitioning to a water secure future in the Basin

This study aims to identify and analyse the impediments in water markets in the Murray-Darling Basin (MDB).

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Towards more profitable and sustainable vegetable systems in north west Vietnam

Towards more profitable and sustainable vegetable systems in north west Vietnam

The overall objective of this project is to enhance the profitability and sustainability of smallholder vegetable farmers in north western Vietnam through improved market engagement and integrated resource and farm management practices. 

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A strategic approach to pro-poor market and consumer research in China and the Mekong region

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This research is now being conducted in a project "The Vietnam urban food consumption & expenditure study".

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Minimising transaction costs in Murray–Darling Basin water reform

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The objective is to identify the magnitude of costs associated with different categories, and their direction over time, such that insights for other jurisdictions and external parties may be formed.

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Value chain and policy interventions to accelerate zero-till adoption across the Indo-Gangetic Plains

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This project is aimed at accelerating the adoption of ZT seed drills (including the Australian-Indian designed Happy Seeder) to reduce crop residue burning and boost sustainable food energy water security across the Gangetic Plains of northern India.

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Pacific Agribusiness Research for Development Initiative Phase 2 - PARDI 2

Pacific Agribusiness Research for Development Initiative Phase 2 - PARDI 2

PARDI 2 is funded by the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) and has a geographical focus on Fiji, Vanuatu and Tonga (with extension to Kiribati, Samoa and Solomon Islands).

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Enhancing livelihoods from improved forest management in Nepal

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This project builds on the success and lessons of the 5-y project FST/2011/076, Enhancing livelihoods and food security from agroforestry and community forestry in Nepal, also known as the EnLiFT project.

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