Climate Change, Resilience, Peace & Conflict

Panel Report: Bridging the gap between water, sanitation and food production for food and nutrition security

This report summarizes the panel discussion at the event "Bridging the gap between water, sanitation and food production for improved food and nutrition security" in August 2016.

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Newsletter: Expert Group on linkages between Water, Sanitation and Food Production for Food and Nutrition Security

This is the newsletter of the  Expert Group on linkages between Water, Sanitation and Food Production for Food and Nutrition Security, sent in August 2016. The newsletter gives an overview of the Expert Group's background, aims and ongoing work. 

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Final report: Expert Group on linkages between water, sanitation and food production for food and nutrition security

This report summarizes the activities and outputs of the  Expert Group on linkages between water, sanitation and food production for food and nutrition security. It highlights synergies and added value that was created along the way and explains challenges that were met during the work in the Expert Group.

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Final report: Expert Group on commercializing the agricultural sector in Kenya

This is the final report of the Expert Group "Commercializing Agricultural Sector in Kenya: Wake the Kenyan Giant!". The report introduces the context of SIANI, the Kenyan framework 'Agricultural Sector Development Support Programme, ASDSP' and the concept of the Expert Group. 

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Final report: SIANI African Biochar Expert Group

This report summarizes the work of the SIANI Expert Group on African Biochar. It presents the completed activities during the period of Expert Group funding and gives an outlook of additional activities yet to come.

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Virtual symposium: Cool insights for a hot world

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Planting trees seems like sensible choice when it comes to mitigating climate change, but crucial aspects of the relationships between trees and climate have so far been overlooked in climate research, the new review Trees, forests and water: cool insights for a hot world concludes.

Earth Rights Conference

This conference will be a space for dialogue and co-creation about the idea that nature, not just humans, have rights. In a time of accelerating socio-ecological challenges, Earth rights is the focus of interest at different scales, from local communities to UN bodies. It is an ancient idea, present in indigenous cultures all around the world.