Posts tagged as UNCCD

Review finds reviving dying land is doable by 2030

Reviving damaged lands and the livelihoods of people affected by desertification, land degradation and drought is possible by 2030 according to participants of the intergovernmental committee that reviews the implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). Participants at the 17th Committee to Review the Implementation of the Convention (CRIC17) said that the […]

Sustainable land management through smart investments

Thirty percent of all land is degraded, and has lost its true value. Land grabbing and a headlong rush for productive land signals a growing recognition that access to productive land will be crucial for future economic growth, peace and stability, according to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). The World Day to Combat […]