We want to help the world community to know the state and trends of land, water and plant nutrition management at national, regional and global scales. Our purpose is to promote sustainable agricultural land practices. Gateway has two functions....

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Last updated: 9 December 2004

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What are critical issues?

How are we tackling these critical issues?

What are challenges in the future?


Functions and
Processes of Gateway

Guidelines for Gateway report

Checklist items for Gateway report : English - French (word doc 53kb) - Spanish (word doc 73kb)

Template download (zipped): English (95kb) - Spanish (106kb)

Explanation on Template structure (word doc 32kb)


Critical look on the Gateway

Progress report

Gateway brochures (pdf):
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Human Development Report 2004 (UNDP) has arrived [15/07/04]

Ghana, Bangladesh, Morocco, and Haiti country reports and Asia regional report are updated. [09/12/04]

Philippines country report is updated.[24/11/04]

Nepal country report is updated.[25/10/04]

Sierra Leone country report is updated.[29/07/04]

• Resource: Directory of Soil Institutions and Experts in Africa [29/07/04]

• New links are added. Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical and UNOSAT on Related website by topics. [18/06/04]

Haiti country report is updated.[17/06/04]

Trinidad and Tobago country report is updated (citrus section).[22/04/04]

Trinidad and Tobago regional workshop(3-7/02/04)

• New link is added. Photolibrary on Soil Erosion Processes [02/04/04] on Related website by topics

Asia regional report is updated. [17/03/04]

Mexico and Uganda country reports are updated. [04/03/04]

Trinidad and Tobago country report is updated.[08/02/04]

Mexico country report is updated.[22/01/04]

Old News (2003)
Old News (2002 and prior)


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Land and Water Development Division (AGL) | FAO homepage | World Agricultural Information Center (WAICENT) | AQUASTAT (Water Resrouces Database) | A Knowledge and Information Dissemination System on Water Conservation and Use in Agriculture (WCA-infoNET) |LADA - Land Degradation Assessment in drylands| Global Information and Early Warning Systems (GIEWS) | Global Agroecological Zones (GAEZ) | Global Terrestrial Observing System (GTOS)




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