Data Indicators

A Uniquely Formulated Set of 'Indices' 

Vital Signs integrated monitoring system aggregates individual indicators across agricultural, ecosystem and social measurements for improved decision making capabilities.

 

Agricultural Intensification

Practices that increase agricultural productivity per unit of land area using a variety of technological and agricultural management activities. (Plot, Landscape, Nation)

 

Food Security

The physical, social, and economic access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food to meet dietary needs for a healthy and active life. (Household, Landscape, Nation)

 

Inclusive Wealth

A comprehensive measure of the assets a community or a nation has to secure society's well-being, including social, human, manufactured, and natural capital. (Landscape, Nation)

 

Water Security

The availability of sufficient clean water for household use, agricultural production and healthy ecosystems. (Landscape, Nation)

 

Resilience

The ability of people, agriculture and ecosystems to remain healthy and productive in the face of climate variability, shocks and other stressors. (Household, Landscape, Nation, Continent)

 

Poverty

A measure of standard of living, indicating whether a person has enough money or resources to meet his/her needs. (Household, Landscape, Nation, Continent)

 

Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Human-induced changes in greenhouse gases. (Plot, Household, Nation)

 

Soil Health

The deterioration of land quality, e.g., soil, vegetation and/or water resources available for grazing. (Landscape, Nation)

 

Wood Fuel Sustainability

The amount of consumption of wood fuel relative to the growth rate of woody biomass. (Landscape, Nation)

 

Rangeland Degradation

The deterioration of land quality e.g soil vegetation and or water resources. (Landscape, Nation)