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About 370 million people in the developing countries live in areas of low agricultural potential . Eighty percent of Latin America's poorest people , 60 percent of Asia's , and 50 percent of Africa's live in areas that are infertile or ...
In Latin America , increasing the farmed area accounted for two - thirds of the growth in output between 1950 and ... do not migrate to cities move into forested areas or agriculturally marginal highlands and start growing food there .
soil erosion in areas where land is inequitably distributed has been shown in several countries , including the Philippines and Pakistan in Asia and El Salvador , Guatemala , and Bolivia in Latin America . The increasing demand for fuel ...
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For SurvivalUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This book addresses the question: "If the development of the quarter of the world's people who are now rich has brought us all so close to the limits of sustainable living on Earth, how is the ... Read full review
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Our Country, The Planet: Forging A Partnership For Survival
Shridath S. Ramphal
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