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February 5, 2020

Unlocking finance to bolster investments for landscape resilience in Africa: Insights and innovations from the African Landscapes Dialogue

Mao AmisAfrican Centre for a Green Economy Manon Koningstein

This blog is the second in the post-African Landscapes Dialogue blog series, highlighting the Thematic Discussions that took place. For the other blogs, please see here. Challenges and opportunities for sustainable landscapes in Africa Mt Kilimanjaro is undoubtedly one of the most iconic and biodiverse features in East Africa. Towering at a height of 5895m […] ...
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February 3, 2020

Meet Amanda Rubio: the newest addition to the EcoAgriculture Partner´s team

Manon Koningstein

Amanda is EcoAgriculture’s newest Communications Intern. With her experience, enthusiasm and creative ideas, she supports the communication team by producing material for the website, blog, social media, flyers, newsletters, articles and brochures. EcoAg: Tell us a bit about yourself and your background Amanda: I was born in Sweden and grew up in Sweden, Spain and […] ...
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December 19, 2019

Integrated strategies on biodiversity are key for the well-being of environmental and human systems

Tom Derr Manon Koningstein

This blog is a summary of the FAO-EcoAgriculture Partners High-Level Dialogue on ´2020 Year of Biodiversity: How Can Integrated Landscape Strategies Contribute?´, held December 10th by FAO and EcoAgriculture Partners in Washington DC.  Biodiversity as a global priority In 2020 and beyond, biodiversity is set to be a global priority as nations and civil society […] ...
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December 18, 2019

First North America Landscape Finance Forum explores innovative investment models

Seth ShamesEcoAgriculture Partners Manon Koningstein

The North America Landscape Finance Forum (NALFF) explored integrated landscape investment models in the U.S. and Canada, where some of the most innovative initiatives are taking place. The goals of the full-day forum were to better understand the key elements of integrated landscape investments, share knowledge among innovators, and explore collaborative actions that coul ...
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December 16, 2019

Meet Tom Derr: the newest addition to the EcoAgriculture Partner´s team

Tom Derr Manon Koningstein

Tom is EcoAgriculture’s newest staff member playing a multifaceted role as a Program and Communication Associate. As a human geographer, Tom brings an interdisciplinary background and has worked to apply his knowledge in both non-profit and field-based settings. EcoAg: What’s your background with landscape approaches? Tom: My introduction to landscape approaches came in wes ...
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