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Will climate change lead to more sustainable coffee production?

Global companies will need to “radically change their production models and sourcing relationships” for coffee in response to climate change, writes Alejandro Litovsky, founder and CEO of the Earth

Study to evaluate links between agriculture and ecosystems

Key interdependencies among agriculture and food systems, biodiversity and ecosystems are being studied in order to better highlight these links and quantify the benefits of ecosystems to agricultu

Pakistan must explore agroforestry’s potential

Pakistan needs to increase its tree and forest cover for the health and livelihood of its people, says Sharmila Faruqui , Adviser to the Chief Minister on Culture and Tourism.

Forests and trees for nutrition

Forests can help to alleviate global hunger, says a new report published by the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO).

Centre’s gender research featured in CCAFS Annual Report

Advancing the practice of climate-smart agriculture, in farmers’ fields and in global initiatives, has been a major achievement of the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food

“We must invest in our world’s forests,” says UN Secretary-General

Speaking in regard to the eleventh meeting of the UN Forum on Forests (UNFF11), UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has said, “To build a sustainable, climate-resilient future for all, we must invest

Bringing forest issues to the forefront

The Collaborative Partnership on Forests (CPF) has published a review of its activities over the past 2 years, highlighting how it has “set the stage for negotiating the future International Arrang

Agroecology is an idea whose time has come

The ability of agroecology to help meet the challenges of increasing food production while protecting biodiversity and reducing carbon emissions is the subject of an article in The Ecologist

UN Forum on Forests calls for bold action and international cooperation

Participants at the 11th sessions of United Nations Forum on Forests are being urged to “strengthen the global political commitment to sustainably manage one of the planet's most cherish

India’s agroforestry policy approved

The Indian Government has approved the National Agroforestry Policy that was launched in 2014 to promote better natural resource management, improve livelihoods and increase forest cover.

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