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New curriculum to promote Africa’s traditional food sources in fight against hunger

Africans are ignoring unconventional sources of nutrition at their own peril, says an article in Voice of America.

Goal of land degradation neutrality will bring many critical benefits

“Countries that decide to address the land goal – Goal 15 – first can expect to reap quick gains in all other Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs),” writes Monique Barbut, Executive Secretary of th

New report on climate-proofing Africa

The key challenges in climate-proofing Africa’s smallholder farmers are addressed in a new report released by the Montpellier Panel:

Achieving the SDGs with integrated landscape management

A new brief outlines how Integrated Landscape Management (ILM) can provide a powerful toolkit for implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across all ecotypes and land seas use systems

Investment in smallholders needed to avert a climate crisis in Africa

While investments in Africa are on the rise, in areas such as real estate, hospitality and construction, climate-related funds for the continent are virtually non-existent, reports an article in th

“Resuscitation” with trees in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s environment minister has outlined plans for a national afforestation program that will see more than 60 million trees planted over the next 4-5 years, reports News Day.

Climate-smart agriculture and the CGIAR

In his address to a climate-smart agriculture event, organized by the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD), Frank Rijsberman, CEO of the CGIAR Consortium outlined examples of demand-led

Conference investigates bioenergy investment and governance

The World Agroforestry will coordinate a high-level conference on bioenergy and development together with the Institute for Advanced Sustain

SDGs a more holistic approach: The case of landscape restoration

The shift from Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) where the environment was “largely an afterthought” to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which put sustainability at the core is discussed

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