LANDac Annual International Conference 2019

LAND GOVERNANCE IN TRANSITION: How to support transformations that work for people and nature? LANDac – the Netherlands Academy on Land Governance for Equitable and Sustainable Development – brings together researchers, policy makers, development practitioners...

UN expert condemns failure to address impact of climate change on poverty

Fuente: OHCHR GENEVA (25 June 2019) - Climate change will have the greatest impact on those living in poverty, but also threatens democracy and human rights, according to a UN expert. “Even if current targets are...

GFW partner side event: Transforming global tools into local solutions

This side event is open to GFW partners, including Small Grants Fund recipients, Tech Fellows, and other individuals and organizations who have worked closely with GFW in applying tools and data to local contexts. OBJECTIVES •...

The GFW summit

The Global Forest Watch (GFW) Summit brings together leading innovators and practitioners in forest monitoring. The goal of the Summit is to strengthen a community of practice dedicated to applying cutting-edge monitoring approaches in...

Preserving biodiversity vital to reverse tide of climate change, UN stresses on International Day

By: News.Un.Org The food people eat around the world is becoming “alarmingly homogenous” according to UN data, even though access to a wide variety of nutritious food has never been greater. That warning comes as the world marks the International...

China adopts recommendations on human rights in its international investments

Quito, Monday 25th March 2019.- On Friday, March 15, during the 40th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, the People's Republic of China accepted 284 recommendations (82%) of the 346 received within the...

Fridays for Future: The #Climatestrike movement comes of age

By: DW Tens of thousands of people turned out in Berlin for the global protest movement du jour. But as the climate protection demonstrations get more professional, will they lose their soul? DW's Jefferson Chase...

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