Essays about: "Common Agricultural Policy CAP"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 essays containing the words Common Agricultural Policy CAP.

  1. 1. “Pretty much just ‘fluffing’ around” : The complexity of safeguarding farmland biodiversity in Scania through the Greening

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Desiree Goldring; Ingrid Petersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Common Agricultural Policy; Common Pool Resources; Diversity of institutions; Farmland biodiversity; Governance; Greening; Landscape perspective; Projectification; Scanian farmland; Biologisk mångfald inom jordbruk; Common Pool Resources; EU:s gemensamma jordbrukspolitik; Förgröningsstödet; Governance; Landskapsperspektiv; Mångfald av institutioner; Projektifiering; skånskt jordbrukslandskap;

    Abstract : Intensified agriculture has led to a dramatic decline of farmland biodiversity in Europe during the 20th century, making farmland policies of utmost importance within the European Union [EU]. The Greening, which is a part of the Common Agricultural Policy [CAP] was created to combat the negative effects of intensified agriculture. READ MORE

  2. 2. How is Sustainable Agriculture Represented in the EU CAP Proposal 2020-2027? A Discourse Analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Rowena Guthrie; [2021]
    Keywords : sustainable agriculture; EU policy; environmental policy; discourse analysis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The need for a sustainable agricultural system that works to support the environmental, social, and economic needs of the agricultural sector and those both within and affected by it is absolutely imperative given the climate crisis and challenging economic and social health of farmers. The agricultural sector has an enormous environmental impact while also providing large economic and social value. READ MORE

  3. 3. Climate change adaptation in agriculture - securing food, livelihoods and the environment : From a farm-perspective

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Josefine Friberg; Tove Haugland; [2021]
    Keywords : agriculture; climate change; climate change adaptation; adaptive capacity; climate scenarios; common agricultural policy; CAP; rural development programme; Jordbruk; klimatförändringar; klimatanpassning; anpassnings-kapacitet; klimatscenarier; EUs gemensamma jordbrukspolitik; landsbygdsprogrammet;

    Abstract : Conventional agriculture has impacts on the environment such as soil degradation, biodiversity loss and pollution of ecosystems, which could be enhanced further by climate change. The effects can be more or less extensive depending on whether adaptation is carried out. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effect of habitat type on farmland bird populations : In Tarnava Mare Natura2000 reserve, Romania

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildningUppsala universitet/Institutionen för ekologi och genetik

    Author : Krisztina Csiki; [2020]
    Keywords : farmland; birds; agriculture; Tarnava; Mare; Natura2000; reserve; yellowhammer; tree sparrow; skylark; red-backed shrike; common whitethroat;

    Abstract : Widespread extinction is a critical threat to biodiversity and is largely caused by human overexploitation of habitat and populations. A widely used and hence well studied organism group for indication of biodiversity is birds. READ MORE

  5. 5. The potentials of agroforestry systems in Denmark and southern Sweden : a comparative study on farmers’ perceptions and agroforestry-related policies

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Carolina Yang; [2020]
    Keywords : temperate agroforestry; agriculture; forestry; agroecology; farmers’ attitude; Common Agricultural Policy; policy; financial support; Sweden; Denmark;

    Abstract : In the face of climate change, the urgent need for sustainable food systems has brought agroforestry under the spotlight in the Global North, for its provision of ecosystem services. Despite being less known in the Danish and Swedish context, the traditional practice of managing livestock in the semi-natural pastures, similar to the cut-and-carry systems in the tropics, is undeniably a form of agroforestry system. READ MORE