Forests, Landscapes and Food Security


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Lisa Westholm, Focali member and PhD in rural development at Swedish Agricultural University (SLU), will organize a panel at next year’s IUFRO forestry congress in Freiburg, Germany. The theme for the 2017 congress is “Interconnecting Forests, Science...
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Women in Morocco now have equal rights to land. “This is an important first step, however, practice of the new rules lags behind”, Yasmine Berriane said at the Nordic Africa Days 2016. See a short video with Berriane here.
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The Global Drylands Assessment is a thematic study complementing the FAO Global Forest Resources Assessment, from which it differs in both scope and method. No individual country reported data to the Assessment, and no official country information has...
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FAO is implementing the Global Forest Survey (GFS) project with the support of the International Climate Initiative of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nucle