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.

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Forest Watcher
Tools
2017

The Forest Watcher mobile app brings the dynamic online forest monitoring and alert systems of Global Forest Watch offline and into the...

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Industrial Tree Plantations Invading Eastern and Southern Africa
Report/Policy papers
2017

This report examines the expansion of industrial tree plantations (ITPs) in 11 eastern and southern African countries, its external...

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Listening to our Land: Stories of Resilience
Case studies, Publications
2017

The UNCCD, UNDP, GEF and the Government of Namibia launched the publication titled, ‘Listening to our Land: Stories of Resilience'. The...

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Land resource planning for sustainable land management
Feras Ziadat, Sally Bunning, Eddy De Pauw
Report/Policy papers
2017

This document provides a review of needs at various scales for tools and processes that can help countries and stakeholders meet...

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Land Resouces Planning Toolbox
Tools
2017

The LRP Toolbox is a freely accessible online source for a range of stakeholders, directly or indirectly involved in land use planning....

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Zero deforestation palm oil from Malaysia: the Ferrero experience
Johannes Pirker, Aline Mosnier, Geza Toth, Laura Giustarini,...
Case studies, Media/Press
2017

The rapid expansion of oil palm plantations in Southeast Asia has resulted in widespread negative impacts on biodiversity, carbon-rich...

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A New Opportunity to Recover Native Forests in China
Fangyuan Hua, Jianchu Xu, David S. Wilcove
Articles/Book chapters
2017

Despite unprecedented efforts at reforestation in recent decades, China’s nativeforests continue to be displaced by plantations....

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Payments to rural communities offer a new opportunity to restore China's native forests
Media/Press
2017

Despite massive efforts at reforestation, China's native forests continue to be displaced by plantations. A new study argues that rural...

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Most countries lose out with forest-to-farm conversions
Claudia Caruana
Media/Press
2017

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