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Climate change and resource conflict
Landscape management
 
Event
23 September 2021
Land use changes and its dynamics in Colombia almost five years after the signing of the peace agreement

The aim with the event is to draw international attention on these issues. While the peace agreement is making slow progress and has faced several drawbacks due to the political situation and...

Climate change and resource conflict
Rural transformation
 
Event
25 September 2019
Agri4D Digital Edition – Soil Degradation and the SDGs

This webinar will look at the socio-economic drivers of soil degradation and explore solutions that can help achieve the SDGs related to soil health, sustainable land use and climate change.

Landscape management
Trade and production
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
News Story
17 March 2016
New study finds beef, soybeans, palm oil and wood products are responsible for 40% of global deforestation

Growing world population drives the demand for food, feed and fiber. And since no country can produce all the products we now can buy in supermarkets, this demand is met through the export of agricultural commodities on the global market. Partly, the global demand is met through a rising productivity on the already established agricultural land.

Landscape management
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
News Story
18 December 2015
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.

Landscape management
 
News Story
13 December 2015
Bring back the carbon: Why restoring degraded land is crucial for the climate

Four years ago in Bonn, world leaders set a goal of restoring 150 million hectares of deforested and degraded lands by 2020.

Landscape management
 
News Story
12 June 2015
Experts call for landscape approach in institutional planning

Global development is moving with great speed. The scale of the global land use change is so rapid that it affects Earth’s orbit, pointing at the increasing interconnectedness of socio-economic activities and the environment, unraveling the links that we, perhaps, have not imagined before.

Landscape management
 
News Story
5 December 2014
How to Ensure Sustainability in the “Frontier” Landscapes? SIANI Event at the Global Landscapes Forum COP20

SIANI and EcoAdapt hosted a multi-stakeholder discussion event at the Global Landscapes Forum in Lima.

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
News Story
18 November 2014
Focali Network Reseachers Propose a New Method for Calculating Land-use Change Carbon Footprints

The world's agricultural system has come under increasing scrutiny as an important driver of global climate change, creating a demand for indicators that estimate the climatic impacts of agricultural commodities.

Climate change and resource conflict
Gender and equality
 
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...