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Yet the Inca stone offering box found in Lake Titicaca in 2014 emerged almost intact from the water. (...) Diving in the bay of Sampaya, on the shores of Lake Titicaca.  Underwater surveys at the K'anaskia site of the Tirasca community, with the excavation boat in the background.  Christophe Delaere, who heads the Université libre de Bruxelles underwater excavations in Lake Titicaca, in conversation with Carmelo Quispe Limachi, a leader of the Tirasca community, 2017.
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Score: 2592688 - https://en.unesco.org/courier/...acred-lake-reveals-its-secrets
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The potato's story begins about 8,000 years ago near Lake Titicaca, which sits at 3,800 m (12,500 ft) above sea level in the Andes mountain range of South America, on the border between Bolivia and Peru. (...) Around the same time, the city state of Tiahuanacu rose near Lake Titicaca, thanks largely to its sophisticated "raised field" technology - elevated soil beds lined with water canals - which produced potato yields estimated at 10 tonnes per hectare (4.4 tons per acre). (...) Planting tubers remains the most important activity of the farming year near Lake Titicaca, where the potato is known as Mama Jatha , or mother of growth.
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Score: 2404754.9 - https://www.fao.org/potato-2008/en/potato/origins.html
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©UNESCO 2006/José Jordan Lake Titicaca Twenty years ago, Bolivia and Peru created the Bi-national Autonomous Authority of Lake Titicaca recognizing the importance of the joint management of the lake. (...) A Joint Commission between Canada and the United States Canada and the United States of America share many river basins and some of the largest lakes in the world. Established under the 1909 Boundary Waters Treaty between the US and Canada, the International Joint Commission helps the governments of both countries find solutions to manage their shared waters.
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Score: 2200542.8 - https://www.un.org/en/events/w...rldwateryear/cooperation.shtml
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Altiplano quinoas (white around Lake Titicaca and coloured in the Suni agroecological zone) Altiplano quinoas are also produced under variable conditions: low precipitation and favourable temperature climatic conditions like around Lake Titicaca, and in lakeside areas and gorges near to rivers where the Kcancolla, Blanca de Juli and Tahuaco varieties originate.
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Score: 2119924.2 - https://www.fao.org/quinoa-201...cological-adaptation-zones/en/
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LETTER DATED 87/08/07 FROM THE PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVES OF BOLIVIA AND PERU TO THE UNITED NATIONS ADDRESSED TO THE SECRETARY-GENERAL
Guillermo Bedregal Gutibrrer, paid an offiaial visit to Pun0 from 13 to 15 July 1987 in order to hold a working meeting, the main objeative of which was to initiate the early implementation of the Preliminary Convention on the Study of the Exploitation of the Water8 of Lake Titiaaca and the Agreement 311 the Preliminary Economic Study of the IZxploitation of the Waters of Lake Titicaca, signed on 30 July 1955 and 19 February 1957 reepeutively, aa well as to establiah the moet appropriate mechanisms for conducting a vigorous programme of frontier integration between Peru and Bolivia. (...) cieionet (1) To establish the Joint Sub-Commission for the Development of the Lake Titicaca Integration Zone ae provided for in the exchange of notes constituting an agreement signed today by the two Ministers! (2) To commit their Governments to providing priority political support for the work of the Joint sub-Commiseion, and to eetablieh the most effective mechanisms for ensuring that each cOuntry*s national section performs its duties efPicientlyt (3) To devote special and constant attention to stimulating bilateral programmes and projects for the development of all the resources of Lake Titiceca? (4) To instruct the Joint Sub-Commission to assign the highest priority to floti col,trol in Lake Titicaca ant!
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Score: 2107956 - daccess-ods.un.org/acce...sf/get?open&DS=A/42/474&Lang=E
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> Origin and history Origin and history Quinoa is an Andean plant which originated in the area surrounding Lake Titicaca in Peru and Bolivia. Quinoa was cultivated and used by pre-Columbian civilizations and was replaced by cereals on the arrival of the Spanish, despite being a local staple food at the time. (...) The Andean region and, in particular, the shores of Lake Titicaca present the greatest genetic diversity and variation.
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Score: 2097288.9 - https://www.fao.org/quinoa-201...-quinoa/origin-and-history/en/
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COOPERATION BETWEEN THE UNITED NATIONS AND THE ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES : REPORT OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL
In the thematic area of the environment, a series of activities have complemented each other’s mandates, such as the following: (a) OAS studies in the Lake Titicaca basin in cooperation with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) have been helpful in the formulation of a UNDP/Global Environment Facility (GEF) project on biodiversity conservation of the Lake Titicaca basin; (b) OAS, through cooperation with UNEP, has supported parallel activities to a UNDP project on the Mesoamerican Biological Corridor; (c) OAS has performed an environmental action plan study for the Government of Uruguay which has been taken into consideration for the development of a UNDP/GEF pipeline proposal for planning and sustainable management of the maritime front. 5.
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Score: 1967264.6 - daccess-ods.un.org/acce...?open&DS=A/51/297/ADD.1&Lang=E
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Marc Daniel Heintz, International Commission for the Protection of the Rhine (ICPR) PDF - - - Financing of the Lake Chad Basin Commission: experience from an implementation-oriented river basin organization  Mr. Mamman Nuhu, Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC)  PDF - - - Transboundary basin development in the Mekong basin: how can a river basin organization’s financial strategy evolve with time?  (...) Judith Enaw, CICOS PDF - - - The equal cost-sharing mechanism: experience from the Binational Autonomous Authority of the Lake Titicaca   Mr. Jorge Peña Méndez, Binational Autonomous Authority of Lake Titicaca   - - - PDF Developping a joint basin investment plan to access financial resources:the Sio-Malaba-Malakisi basin experience Mr.
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Score: 1880893 - https://unece.org/environmenta...ry-water-cooperation-and-basin
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CONFIDENCE-BUILDING MEASURES IN THE REGIONAL AND SUBREGIONAL CONTEXT : REPORT OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL : ADDENDUM
• Joint meetings of harbour masters – First biannual meeting between the Harbour Masters of Puno, Puerto Maldonado (Peru) and the Sixth Naval District of Pando (Bolivia) – Meeting of Harbour Masters of Puno and the representative of the Fourth Naval District of Titicaca, Copacabana (Bolivia) – Seventh meeting of Harbour Masters of the port of Iquitos (Peru) Leticia and Leguízamo (Colombia) and Tabatinga (Brazil) – Meeting of Harbour Masters of Puno and the representative of the Fourth Naval District of Titicaca – Exchanges of military personnel in instruction, training and other professional activities Exercises were held to counter illegal activities along the border with Bolivia (Lake Titicaca and Anapia Island) and with Ecuador.
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Score: 1874870.3 - https://daccess-ods.un.org/acc...?open&DS=A/70/170/ADD.1&Lang=E
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Marc Daniel Heintz, Executive Secretary, International Commission for the Protection of the Rhine (ICPR) Financing of the Lake Chad Basin Commission: experience from an implementation-oriented river basin organization Mr. Mamman Nuhu, Executive Secretary, Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) Transboundary basin development in the Mekong basin: how can a river basin organization’s financial strategy evolve with time? (...) Judith Enaw, Executive Secretary, CICOS The equal cost-sharing mechanism: experience from the Binational Autonomous Authority of the Lake Titicaca Mr. Jorge Peña Méndez, Water Resources Director, Binational Autonomous Authority of Lake Titicaca How can river basin organizations and riparian countries mobilize additional public financial resources to support program costs and more generally basin development activities?
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Score: 1825572.9 - https://unece.org/sites/defaul...%20financing_Dec2020_ENG_1.pdf
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