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Landscape management
 
Slides
27 March 2019
Promoting forest values to combat deforestation and to restore degraded landscapes.

Anders Malmer, International Coordinator Swedish Forest Agency and Professor in Tropical Forestry SLU

Climate change and resource conflict
Landscape management
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
News Story
2 July 2015
Doing bad by meaning good: exploring the side-effects of land restoration.

Based on the article “Creating space for large-scale restoration in tropical agricultural landscapes” published in Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment vol.13 by Focali member Toby Gardner and colleagues.

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
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
Event
3 November 2014
The Link Between Trees, Water & Food Security a Trade-off or Synergy for Livelihoods in Complex Tropical Landscapes?

The first day will be devoted to sharing knowledge between scientists and practitioners from the policy and management community. This feedback will then be taken further during the second day by...

Landscape management
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
News Story
22 August 2014
Trees, Water & Food Security in the Complex Tropical Landscapes: Trade-off or Synergy?

In the tropics, there are vast areas of degraded land, which can be restored back into higher and sustainable production with tree planting. In this way previously degraded lands could play a key role for improved food security and at the same time offer various other benefits.

Landscape management
Restoration Of Rural Landscapes For Food Security
 
News Story
22 August 2014
Start-up Meeting Results: Land Restoration Needs Stronger Outreach

The Expert Group kick-started with the inception meeting on the 12th of June 2014 and set the timeline for the future activities. The ways to increase public awareness about land restoration were the main focus of this meeting.

Landscape management
Restoration Of Rural Landscapes For Food Security
 
News Story
10 September 2013
A ‘Nexus’ Approach to Soil and Land Management

Degradation of soils is a worldwide phenomenon and has various affects on environment, primarily in terms of ecosystems and biodiversity loss, contributing to desertification and, hence, increasing vulnerability to climate change.  This range of interrelated issues is attributed to unsustainable land use practices and continuously growing further demand for land.

Restoration Of Rural Landscapes For Food Security
 
Slides
24 April 2013
Bioenergy from degraded land

Presented as part of the workshop: South at the Steering Wheel - Improving sustainability in land investment for bioenergy in sub-Saharan Africa 29th May 2012, 08:00 - 17:30