COP21

African countries pledge to restore 100 million of degraded land

A new initiative for restoring degraded land – the African Forest Landscape Restoration Initiative (AFR100) - was launched during COP21 in Paris. The goal of AFR100 is that 100 million hectares of land will be restored or in the process of being restored by 2030.

What is the Role of Agriculture in the UN Climate Talks?

CGIAR publishes an info note on how COP20 and COP21 can ensure a food-secure future. Although the protection of food security lies within the core objective of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) (Article 2), no fo