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Landscape management
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
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
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.