News, Notes and Links Shared by Labex Korea

Enjoy a selection of news, notes and interesting links shared recently in the Labex Korea Twitter. 

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–   Innovation and Economic Growth in China   http://is.gd/fSkU3

–   Accelerating Innovation In Energy: Insights from Multiple
Sectors   http://is.gd/fSjUU

–   Corporate Biodiversity Management Handbook – A guide for
practical implementation    http://is.gd/fSj3v

–   Imagining the Future of Sustainable Urban Agriculture
http://is.gd/fShRd

–   Carbon markets main source of climate finance would be
vulnerable to the influence of excessive speculation… 
http://is.gd/fSgZr

–   Precision Agriculture: Sustainable Farming in the Age of
Robotics  http://is.gd/fShcS

–   Agriculture, Climate Change and Carbon Sequestration
http://is.gd/fSgfb

–   Saudi Arabia to Invest $ 500 Million in Brazil Agriculture
Sector   http://is.gd/fQT2g

–   Ecotourism is the most valuable use of rainforest 
http://is.gd/fQSZd

–   Deforestation rates in tropical countries dropped significantly
during the first decade of the 21st century  http://is.gd/fQSVf

–   Neither models nor miracles: a look at synthetic biology
http://is.gd/fRdn7

–   Brazil forecasts a record crop of cereals and oilseeds
totaling 148.9 million tons, the largest ever…   http://is.gd/fRali

–   Who Owns Our Low Carbon Future?  Intellectual Property and
Energy Technologies   http://is.gd/fPopH

–   Investing for an Uncertain Future: Priorities for UK Energy and
Climate Security   http://is.gd/fPoe9

–   Research Libraries – Preparing for the Future, Scenario
Planning Process  http://is.gd/fOLjX

–   Never an Empty Bowl: Sustaining Food Security in Asia 
http://is.gd/fN0kG

–   The impact of climate change on rice | Adapting rice to climate
change | Reducing the impact of rice on climate change   http://is.gd/fMZEk

–   World Rice Statistics is a compilation of national and
sub-national data on rice area, production, and yield over time 
http://is.gd/fMZo8

–   Genetic treasure (in Portuguese) – Conservation of Animal
Genetic Resources at Embrapa-Brazil   http://is.gd/fL9W

–   Status and Prospects for Smallholder Milk Production – A Global
Perspective  http://is.gd/fLJUA

–   White Paper – The Food System – a prism of present and future
challenges for health promotion and sustainable development
http://is.gd/fLIOQ

–   The Present & Future State of Innovation in China
http://is.gd/fLEei

–   Transgenic cassava roots could address vitamin A deficiency 
http://is.gd/fLE3u

–   China Poised to Become Global Innovation Leader
http://is.gd/fLDH0

–   Forest biodiversity at risk, but conservation efforts are
growing – FAO releases Global Forest Resources Assessment 2010
http://is.gd/fLw6h

–   Human waste turned into renewable gas to power homes – Pilot
project is first in UK to produce domestic gas from sewage
http://is.gd/fLrJS

–   FAO – Global Forest Resources Assessment 2010
http://is.gd/fKbVM

–   Convergence of Agriculture and Energy: Infrastructure
Considerations for Biomass Handling    http://is.gd/fK6xS of Ag and Energy
IV170.pdf

–   Royal-Society-launches-new-climate-change-guide 
http://is.gd/fK6lw

–   Climate change:  a summary of the science, by the Royal Society
  http://is.gd/fK6fF

–   Fostering Learning in the Networked World:The Cyberlearning
Opportunity and Challenge  http://is.gd/fK5u9

–   Climate Change 101 – Understanding and Responding to Global
Climate Change  http://is.gd/fK5pW

–   The potential for land-based biological CO2 removal to lower
future atmospheric CO2 concentration   http://is.gd/fK5fI

–   A Brief For Policymakers on the Green Economy and Millennium
Development Goals  http://is.gd/fK4PV

–   Skills for green jobs – European Synthesis report  http://is.gd/fK43D

–   Innovation in Asia – Trading places – China is about to
overtake Japan in patent applications    http://is.gd/fK3Rk

–   Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research – The new geography of
global innovation   http://is.gd/fJDdp

–   Are you a green leader? Business and biodiversity: making the
case for a lasting solution   http://is.gd/fJCU0

–   China faces growing climate challenge   http://is.gd/fJkqF

–   Cotton research community thrilled by genome sequencing
announcement   http://is.gd/fHK7s

–   Cisgenics- Transgenics without the Transgene 
http://is.gd/fkkxF

–   How cells with identical genomes can express different traits
is a longstanding biology puzzle…     http://is.gd/fHJPz

–   Draft genome sequence of the oilseed species Ricinus communis 
http://is.gd/fHJFg

–   Watermelons: What happened to the seeds?   http://is.gd/fHJyy

–   Plants give up some deep secrets of drought resistance 
http://is.gd/fHJ6X

–   How Embrapa-Brazil Manages its Agricultural Research and
Development Programs  http://is.gd/fp0BC

–   Embrapa Agricultural Technology Strengthens Brazilian
Production   http://is.gd/fp0h1

–   Directory of Development Organizations 2010 
http://is.gd/fHERP

–   Brazilian presence at the 2010 World Oriental Medicine Bio-Expo
in South Korea   http://is.gd/fjlHs

–   Scientists argue that regulatory reforms are needed to allow
cellulosic bioenergy to reach its true potential   http://is.gd/fHyYY

–   Genetically Engineered Crops and U.S. Agricultural
Sustainability   http://is.gd/fHyRI

–   Argentina may change seed law to promote new GM soy 
http://is.gd/fHyIr

–   Free availability of satellite imagery has boosted
deforestation monitoring applications   http://is.gd/fFtnw

–   China-Brazil relations in focus   http://is.gd/fFsRp

–   Fifth of world’s plants are facing threat of extinction 
http://is.gd/fFssh

–   Global Governance 2025:  At a Critical Juncture
http://is.gd/foTQY

–   Embracing Embrapa   http://is.gd/frJtb

–   BUILDING COMMUNITIES WITH FARMS – Insights from developers,
architects and farmers on integrating agric. and development
http://is.gd/frpEa

–   Booming China Lures Key Professors Home From US
http://is.gd/fqgiS

–   Rising Global Interest in Farmland and the Importance of
Responsible Agricultural Investment http://is.gd/fq28r

–   New World Bank Report Sees Growing Global Demand for Farmland
Risks and Opportunities for the Developing World   http://is.gd/fq25P

–   Large-scale acquisition of land rights for agricultural or
natural resource-based use    http://is.gd/fq1WQ

–   How Embrapa/Brazil Manages its Agricultural Research and
Development Programs   http://is.gd/fp0BC

–   Brazilian Agribusiness at a Glance – learn more about Brazil
and its agricultural production.   http://is.gd/fp0r9

–   The Amazon rainforest – a cloud factory  http://is.gd/fmHav

–   Natural resources in Latin America and the Caribbean- beyond
booms and busts?  http://is.gd/fkK7n

–   Global Food Outlook: 2020 Full Prospectus  http://is.gd/fkwdr

–   The Food Web Map identify the forces reshaping the food web,
share examples of innovative responses, forecast key shifts
http://is.gd/fkwb4

–   Telegraph – “hundreds of thousands of plant species ‘are
duplicates’, claim scientists”   http://is.gd/fkvLm

–   Brazilian organic soy for the Arabs  http://is.gd/fkvow

–   A roadmap for the exploration of current & future trends 
http://is.gd/fki8e

–   What will this next decade look like?   http://is.gd/fkhX8

–   Guardian – the battle to save Russia’s Pavlovsk seed bank 
http://is.gd/fkgve

–   Many genebanks are paying too little attention to the users and
to actors outside their community   http://is.gd/fkfKX

–   To Serve and Conserve:  genebanks exploring ways to improve
service to PGR users and effectiveness of PGR conservation 
http://is.gd/fkfKX

–   Making healthy food is easy. Making people eat it is not  
http://is.gd/fg3c1

–   Brazil is seeking a foothold in the high-tech industry 
http://is.gd/fg2y4

–   What lies underneath: Conserving the oceans’ genetic
resources   http://is.gd/feYke

–   Portal of Online Databases and Registries of Traditional
Knowledge and Genetic Resources   http://is.gd/feY4d

–   Trade and Development Report, 2010   http://is.gd/feWZM

–   The Millennium Development Goals Report 2010  
http://is.gd/fa6qD Report 2010 En r15 -low res 20100615 -.pdf

–   Many vital crops capture the sun’s energy in a surprisingly
inefficient way…  http://is.gd/fa6ib

–   Punjab to introduce Brazil model of mechanised sowing and
harvesting of sugarcane http://is.gd/f7WuQ

–   Brazil – where pessimists saw a barren wasteland, ingenuity and
dedication created thousands of newly arable acres.    http://is.gd/f7XxY

–   Punjab farmers ready to go to Brazil…   http://is.gd/f7XrA

–   Indian companies are increasingly getting a foothold into South
America   http://is.gd/f7Xkz

–   In farming, small is deadly…    http://is.gd/f7X4l

–   Punjab to introduce Brazil model of mechanised sowing and
harvesting of sugercane    http://is.gd/f7WuQ

–   Recreating the Brazilian agricultural miracle –  How Pakistan
can learn from Brazil and create a middle class…  http://is.gd/eWZWR

–   India looks at South America for farming technology updates
http://is.gd/eWXua

–   Could lightining be our next renewable resource?
http://is.gd/eWXnk

–   The Washington Post:  China invests heavily in Brazil,
elsewhere in pursuit of political heft    http://is.gd/eVuP2

–   Genetic research at UA could help create ‘super rice’  
http://is.gd/eVsHC

–   African agriculture needs giant leap   http://is.gd/eVrjE

–   PLAN B 4.0 – Mobilizing to Save Civilization  Lester R. Brown 
http://is.gd/eVrbr

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