Land Degradation and Restoration

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Search or browse through our library of existing resources on land degradation and restoration. Entries include scientific articles, reports, policy briefs, webinars, videos, and more. To view a particular resource, click on its name below.

227 results
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Guidelines for establishing good practices for combating land degradation and desertification
Documents, Guidelines
2017

This document refers to actions or interventions undertaken with the purpose of preventing or minimizing degradation of land or, where...

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Tackling the Drivers of Global Environmental Degradation Through the Integrated Approach Pilot...
GEF Secretariat
Documents, Report/Policy papers
2017

This progress report provides an update on the uses of the three integrated approach pilots: Fostering Sustainability and Resilience for...

3075
Programme of Catalytic Support to Implement the Convention to Combat Desertification in West...
UNDP IDDP
Documents, Report/Policy papers
2017

The purpose of the Programme was to mobilize partners and resources to improve the living conditions of local populations and the...

3074
Combating Land Degradation in Production Landscapes: Learning from GEF Projects Applying...
GEF Secretariat
Case studies, Documents, Report/Policy papers
2014

This report synthesizes the review of the catalytic role of the GEF in promoting integrated approaches in production systems, which are...

3073
Listening to our Land: Stories of Resilience
GEF/UNDP/UNCCD
Case studies, Report/Policy papers
2017

This publication tells stories of people’s work on the land. Through descriptions of their relationship with their land and their...

3069
Community Approaches to Sustainable Land Management and Agroecology Practices
GEF SGP
Documents, Report/Policy papers
2017

In SGP, the land degradation focal area resources have mostly supported two objectives: i) maintain or improve agro-ecosystem services...

3068
Land Degradation, Less Favored Lands and the Rural Poor: A Spatial and Economic Analysis. A...
Edward B. Barbier and Jacob P. Hochard
Documents, Report/Policy papers
2014

The study addresses two shortcomings. First, through geographic information system (GIS) analysis, spatially referenced data are...

3048
Reaping economic and environmental benefits from sustainable land management
ELD Initiative
Report/Policy papers
2015

This report provides evidence of how increasingly scarce resources can be conserved and also presents tools for policy-/decision-makers...

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Economics of Land Degradation Initiative: Report for the private sector. Sustainable land...
Cornell, A., Weier, J., Stewart, N., Spurgeon, J., Etter, H.,...
Report/Policy papers
2016

In this report, the Economics of Land Degradation (ELD) Initiative outlines opportunities and benefits for the private sector indirectly...

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