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SeaWiFS Global Biosphere September 1997 - August 1998
Credit: NASA

The biosphere is the outermost part of the planet's shell — including air, land, surface rocks, and water — within which life occurs, and which biotic processes in turn alter or transform.


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A boy from an East Cipinang trash dump slum shows his find, Jakarta Indonesia.
Credit: Jonathan McIntosh

Child poverty concerns poverty of people under the age of 18.


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A lodging cottage in a rural area of Lithuania.
Credit: Beny Shlevich

Agritourism is a style of vacation in which hospitality is offered on farms.


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Transformational Development in northern Uganda.
Credit: User:Michael Shade

International development encompasses governance, healthcare, education, disaster preparedness, infrastructure, economics, human rights, environment and issues associated with these.


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An estuary mouth and coastal waters, part of an aquatic ecosystem.
Credit: United States Federal Government

An aquatic ecosystem is an ecosystem located in a body of water.


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Nurses encouraging this patient to drink an ORS to combat dehydration he acquired from cholera.
Credit: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Oral rehydration therapy is a simple, cheap, and effective treatment for diarrhea-related dehydration, for example due to cholera or rotavirus.


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Farmers carrying out their own research into tungro disease on rice.
Credit: User:APB-CMX

Participatory technology development is an approach to learning and innovation that is used in international development as part of projects and programmes relating to sustainable agriculture.


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PRA ranking exercise being carried out by members of a Farmer Field School in Bangladesh, 2004.
Credit: User:APB-CMX

Participatory rural appraisal is an approach used by non-governmental organizations and other agencies involved in international development.


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A Barrel House — the first new dwelling to be created at Findhorn Ecovillage.
Credit: W. L. Tarbert

The Findhorn Ecovillage project's main aim is to demonstrate a sustainable development in environmental, social, and economic terms.


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The water cycle.
Credit: United States Geological Survey

The water cycle describes the continuous movement of water on, above, and below the surface of the Earth.


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