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By Rattan Lal,Mannava VK Sivakumar,S.M.A. Faiz,A.H.M. Mustafizur Rahman,Khandakar R. Islam

This ebook addresses a tremendous subject of foodstuff safety in South Asia with particular connection with weather switch. Of the 1 billion meals insecure humans on the earth, greater than 30% are in South Asia. the matter of nutrition lack of confidence might be exacerbated by way of the projected weather swap specially due to the water shortage brought on by swift melting of the glaciers within the Himalayas and elevate in variability in monsoonal rains and frequency of maximum occasions. additionally, huge populations of Bangladesh and different coastal areas might be displaced by way of sea point upward push.
Thus, this quantity addresses instructed land use and soil/water/crop/vegetation administration practices which might let land managers to conform to weather disruption via bettering soil/ecosystem/social resilience. as well as biophysical components, this e-book additionally addresses the problems with regards to human dimensions together with social, ethnical and political considerations.

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