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February 21, 2017

New public policy guidelines support integrated efforts to achieve the SDGs

Louis Wertz EcoAgriculture Partners Krista Heiner Seth Shames

In the Central Valley of California, the land is sinking. You can see it clearly if you look at the concrete well pads in the corner of most of the agricultural fields in the valley: the pads are supported not by the ground, but by the iron pipes that pump the water that helps grow more than half of the United States’ fresh fruits, vegetables and nuts. ...
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February 15, 2017

The meaning of an African landscapes dialogue

Louis Wertz EcoAgriculture Partners

When you bring landscape leaders together, they inspire each other to make big change. That’s what the upcoming African Landscapes Dialogue in Addis Ababa, March 6-9th is all about: gathering the leaders of agricultural, conservation and rural development projects and programs from around the Horn of Africa together and giving them the platform and the microphone, and ...
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February 10, 2017

What We’re Reading: New developments in financing sustainable development

The Editors EcoAgriculture Partners

Stories we loved the week of February 5th: Italian National Dialogue Finds 18 Ways to Promote Sustainable Finance – SDG Knowledge Hub “A national dialogue process on green finance in Italy has yielded a list of 18 possible policy actions for redesigning the country’s financial system to meet sustainability aims. The one-year dialogue engaged Italy’s […] ...
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