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April 15, 2021

What kind of support systems do Landscape Partnerships need?

Sara ScherrEcoAgriculture Partners Juan RamosEcoAgriculture Partners

On March 31st, EcoAgriculture Partners, the GALLOP initiative, Columbia University and Cornell University*  jointly convened a virtual workshop on Institutionalizing Support for Integrated Landscape Management to tackle this critical “piece of the puzzle” for landscapes worldwide.  The 21 participants, from 13 countries, all had deep experience in providing support to Lan ...
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February 19, 2021

A new publication links Territorial Development and Integrated Landscape Management through case studies around the world

Thomas ForsterThe New School Louise BuckEcoAgriculture PartnersCornell University Sara ScherrEcoAgriculture Partners

“Territorial Approaches for Sustainable Development,” published in January recently by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), is a stocktaking of experiences and lessons for spatial multi-sector planning and management.  The TP4D study report is oriented to policymakers, program managers, and practitioners looking for successful territo ...
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January 4, 2021

Participant Follow-up from the African Landscapes Dialogue 2019 

Manon KoningsteinEcoAgriculture Partners Sara ScherrEcoAgriculture Partners Louise BuckEcoAgriculture PartnersCornell University

The third African Landscapes Dialogue (ALD)  took place at the International Convention Centre in Arusha, Tanzania, on November 12-15, 2019. These four days were filled with intense knowledge sharing, discussion, and networking, providing the 150 participants from 18 African countries with lots of ideas and inspiration when returning to their home countries. One commitmen ...
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December 23, 2020

Update on 1000 Landscapes for 1 Billion People initiative, June-December 2020

Sara ScherrEcoAgriculture Partners

We are very pleased to share an update (click to see the full update) on progress since June of the 1000 Landscapes for 1 Billion People initiative (1000L). Our organizations, the Lead Partners of 1000L, have been working energetically–with more than 20 Technical Partners, two dozen Landscape Partnerships, a dozen landscape networks and 40 financial institutions [&hellip ...
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December 23, 2020

Reflecting on a challenging–but hopeful–year for landscape regeneration

Sara ScherrEcoAgriculture Partners

2020 was in so many ways a painful year—the pandemic, widespread hunger, political strife, racial justice reckonings, climate-related crises. Landscape Partnerships around the world have had to navigate market disruptions, canceled convenings, and illness and loss of their members. But so many promising seeds were also sown. Our colleagues in Landscape Partnerships have repo ...
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October 29, 2020

Celebrating the Landscapes for People, Food and Nature (LPFN) initiative, 2011-2020

Manon KoningsteinEcoAgriculture Partners Tom Derr Sara ScherrEcoAgriculture Partners

On October 8th we celebrated the Landscapes for People, Food and Nature (LPFN) initiative, which is wrapping up after nearly 10 years. The initiative, which began in 2011, has fully achieved its goal of advancing integrated landscape management (ILM) as a means to improve food production, ecosystem conservation and sustainable livelihoods around the world, through international ...
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