Area 1: Integrated water resources management. It includes topics about:

  • Surface Water & Groundwater
  • Water & Soil Pollution
  • Water Management
  • Wetlands
  • Watershed Management
  • Integrated Watershed
  • Management
  • Other related to the area

Area 2: Land use dynamics and biodiversity. It includes topics about:

  • Sustainable Land Use
  • Degraded Lands Rehabilitation
  • Rural Geography
  • Lands Economics & Use Policies
  • Landscape & Urban Planning
  • Landscape Ecology
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Impact Assessment of Land Use & Agriculture
  • Multifunctional Land Use Preservation of Natural Resources Landscape Analysis & Patterns Environmental Impact on Soil
  • Soil Erosion & Agriculture
  • Integration of Social, Economic & Environmental Aspects of Land Management
  • Biodiversity
  • Landscape Restoration
  • Population Demography
  • Wildlife Management
  • Multiscale Ecology
  • Ecological Management of Plagues
  • Invasive Species
  • Precision Agriculture
  • Remote Sensing
  • Geospatial Analysis
  • Geostatistics
  • Spatial Variability
  • Genetic Diversity
  • Bioremediation
  • Phytoremediation
  • Other related to the area

Area 3: Energy efficiency and renewable resources. It includes topics about:

  • Alternative Energy Generation
  • Biodigesters
  • Bioenergy
  • Biogass Production
  • Clean Energy for Rural Use Farming Energy
  • Solar Energy for Drying Tropical Fruits
  • Other related to the area

Area 4: Regional management and sustainable livelihoods of the poor. It includes topics about:

  • Agrarian Reforms
  • Agricultural Settlements Agricultural Sustainability
  • Agriculture & Environment Agriculture Diversity
  • Agriculture Ecosystems
  • Entrepreneurship in Rural Areas
  • Fair Trade in Agriculture Products Family Farming
  • Food Security
  • Rural Communication
  • Public Policies for Agriculture
  • Rural Sociology
  • Sustainable Rural Development: Women Role in Agriculture
  • Rural Agriculture
  • Integrated Modeling
  • Participatory Modeling Decision/Policy Making & Assessment
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Multi-criteria Analysis
  • Multifunctional Agriculture
  • Integrative & Participatory Research
  • Innovation
  • Social & Economical Issues of Agricultural Changes
  • Management Practices
  • Sustainable Development
  • Organic Farming
  • Environmental Law
  • Agricultural Responses for the Climate Change
  • Conservation of Natural Resources Disaster Prevention & Management
  • Risk Assessment
  • Environmental Economics Best Management Practices Preservation of Natural Resources
  • Restoration Ecology
  • Society & Natural Resources
  • Other related to the area