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Gender and equality
Landscape management
 
Video
26 November 2018
Food Security, Agroforestry and Gender equality

Elizabeth Mwiyeria, Vi Agroforestry, presenting at the SIANI Members Meeting - Nairobi 2018

Landscape management
 
News Story
1 October 2018
Agroforestry – a key tool for combatting hunger and climate change

Agroforestry is a sustainable, proven and efficient land management system. However, despite these benefits, agroforestry doesn't receive the attention it deserves.

Climate change and resource conflict
 
News Story
31 January 2018
New study challenges promises of low-tillage agriculture

Recent study by researchers from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and Mistra Council for Evidence-Based Environmental Evidence (EviEM) suggests that sequestration effects of low-tillage agriculture can be limited only to the topsoil.

Climate change and resource conflict
Landscape management
 
Slides
5 June 2015
Breeding for life. How perennial crops keep the soil in place, increase fertility and sequester carbon in the soil

Presented by Sten Stymne at the seminar "Save our Soils" in Malmö, Sweden on May 20, 2015.

Climate change and resource conflict
Landscape management
 
Slides
2 June 2015
Six feet under. How soil microbial life works to bury atmospheric carbon – and how management can make them sequester more carbon

Presented by Rattan Lal at the seminar Save Our Soils on May 20, 2015 in Malmö, Sweden. 

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
African biochar
 
News Story
24 April 2015
Introducing SIANI African Biochar Expert Group

Biochar has recently gained attention in scientific and popular media for its potential to sequester carbon and enhance soil fertility (World Bank 2014). There are also opportunities to improve energy efficiency through pyrolytic cookstoves, improve health through reduced indoor air pollution, and reduce drudgery through reduced need for firewood etc.

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
Video
27 January 2015
Can Agroforestry Address Food Security Concerns under a Changing Climate? Panel discussion

The purpose of this workshop is to bring together leading scholar-practitioners from five parts of the world, Sweden, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Kenya and Ecuador, to share knowledge of and aspirations...

Landscape management
Trade and production
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
News Story
23 February 2014
Can Carbon Finance Take Small-scale Agroforestry to The Next Level?

The well-attended World Congress on Agroforestry (WCA) in New Delhi last week, with strong contingents from business, government, nonprofits and academia - and a blog that drew more than 35,000 readers - is the latest evidenc

Climate change and resource conflict
Landscape management
 
Video
9 September 2013
Welcome to KSLA and the “SixFeet Under – The role of soil carbon in tackling climate change” seminar

Global farmers face an enormous challenge to satisfy a rapidly growing demand for food, feed, fibres and fuels. At the same time the environmental sustainability of production methods is...

Landscape management
Trade and production
 
Video
9 September 2013
Foodprinting: Introduction to the seminar: Video

Global farmers face an enormous challenge to satisfy a rapidly growing demand for food, feed, fibres and fuels. At the same time the environmental sustainability of production methods is...