October 26, 2017

Roundtable Recap: Advancing Integrated Landscape Strategies for the SDGs

Brett Jacobson EcoAgriculture Partners

Participants discussed how key stakeholders (including governments, businesses and civil society) have advanced progress to achieve the Goals, as well as explore what could be done over the next year to move the agenda of landscapes forward within the context of the SDGs. On October 25th, EcoAgriculture Partners, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture […] ...
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October 20, 2017

What We’re Reading: World Food Day brings a cornucopia of major new agriculture reports

The Editors EcoAgriculture Partners

With World Food Day on October 16th, it was a big week for major new reports on food and agriculture. Here are some of the important ones we’re reading.   Unravelling the Food-Health Nexus: Addressing Practices, Political Economy, and Power Relations to Build Healthier Food Systems – Global Alliance for the Future of Food At […] ...
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October 12, 2017

An emerging plan for collective action: Beginning the process of Integrated Landscape Management in the RACCS

Katherine (Kata) Young EcoAgriculture Partners

Nicaraguans from the Southern Caribbean Coast came together to define their own vision for sustainable management of the landscape. Laguna de Apoyo, Municipality of Catarina, Department of Masaya, Nicaragua –¬†On September 18-21st, 32 participants came together here to attend an intensive Course for Leaders in Integrated Landscape Management, hosted by Solidaridad, EcoAgr ...
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October 10, 2017

New tool will give communities a LIFT accessing finance for integrated landscape management

Seth Shames EcoAgriculture Partners

Lack of creativity is not among the barriers to investment in integrated landscape management, test of new Landscape Investment and Finance Tool in the Philippines shows. Investment ideas were sprouting quickly from the stakeholders of the Cagayan do Oro landscape (CDO) in the Philippines. Participants proposed, “What if we went for wind power? What if […] ...
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October 5, 2017

Landscape Leadership Workshop with PASOS Nicaragua

Brett Jacobson EcoAgriculture Partners

Nicaragua Landscape Leadership course provides opportunities to establish common goals for sustainable development in the RACCS and equip community leaders with tools necessary for implementation. This September, in cooperation with Solidaridad and CIAT, EcoAgriculture Partners put on a four-day Landscape Leadership course as part of the PASOS (Paisajes Sostenibles) Nicaragua p ...
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