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November 2, 2021

Natural Climate Solutions in Landscapes Help Communities Mitigate Impacts, Expert Panel Says

Juan Ramos EcoAgriculture Partners

In response to the climate change emergency, policymakers, businesses and communities are seeking powerful, cost-effective solutions to react to a changing world.  Natural Climate Solutions (NCS) have emerged as one answer that gives many people hope, particularly with issues relating to land use, which contributes around a third of global greenhouse gas emissions reductions n ...
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August 6, 2021

Developing Technologies Can Revolutionize Sustainable Landscape Management

Juan Ramos EcoAgriculture Partners

Conflict, climate change and a Covid-based economic downturn put enormous pressure on communities and the lands they need to thrive. But better land management that harnesses powerful information technologies can help people counter these massive global challenges, public-interest technologists said during a recent virtual meeting. During the July 15, 2021, roundtable on “Inf ...
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December 18, 2020

Integrated Landscape Strategies to Reach Post 2020 Biodiversity Conservation Goals: Highlights of the FAO-EcoAgriculture Partners High-Level Landscape Dialogue

Tom Derr EcoAgriculture Partners

On December 7th EcoAgriculture Partners, led by Sara Scherr, and FAO North America, led by Vimlendra Sharan, jointly hosted a virtual High-Level Landscape Dialogue on how integrated landscape management (ILM) can be incorporated into the post-2020 Biodiversity Framework. The distinguished speakers shared their visions for practical action at policy and field levels to reverse b ...
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July 1, 2020

Conclusions from the FAO-EcoAgriculture Landscapes RoundTable: Insights on the African Landscapes Action Plan, Phase 3

Tom Derr EcoAgriculture Partners

25 June 2020 – FAO North America and EcoAgriculture Partners hosted a virtual Landscape Roundtable on the African Landscape Action Plan (ALAP): Phase 3, which lays out a strategy for achieving sustainable development in Africa through integrated landscape management (ILM). The Roundtable panelists included seven African landscape leaders (click here for their short biographie ...
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December 19, 2019

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

Tom Derr EcoAgriculture Partners 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 Shames EcoAgriculture 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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