Setting Goals at the UN Climate Summit

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If you are reading this, chances are that you’re already aware of the detrimental effects of climate change. You’ve read the research, you know the rhetoric: we are deep in a cycle of emitting harmful greenhouse gasses, degrading the land and depleting natural resources, which negatively affects not only our own lifestyle and health, but the delicate balance and complex processes that support all life on this planet. Currently, agriculture, forestry and similar land uses contribute roughly a quarter of all anthropogenic, or human-caused, greenhouse gas emissions. Agriculture both contributes to and suffers from the effects of the changing climate, … Continue reading

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EquatorPrize FI Equator Prize Recipients Incorporate Ecoagriculture Principles into Award-Winning Initiatives

Miller copy Agroecology and Ecoagriculture: Coming to Terms with the Terminology

walton FI New Guides and Tools for Tackling Complex, Interdisciplinary Problems

Costa Rica FI Costa Rica Puts a Price Tag on Nature: Will it Work?

Barrios FI A Methodological Guide for Blending Local & Technical Knowledge on Soil Fertility Management

Coelho FI Spatial-Temporal Monitoring of Land Use Change in Brazil

Ajroud FI Demonstrating How to Integrate Gender into Conservation

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Guna Yala feat Guna Yala and REDD+: A Look at Why Some Resist

Burkina Faso, Africa. 2009. How Big of a Role Does Gender Play in Restoration Efforts?

PAR feat LIBERATION: A Knowledge Platform for Ecological Intensification

Meeting Food Needs in a Perfect Storm

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Szekely Featured Image Negotiating Sustainable Landscapes Requires Inclusive and Innovative Tools

VIllarreal - Featured Image Growth Scenarios and Conservation Trade-offs in the US-Mexico Borderlands

Bao - International Day for the World's Indigenous Peoples feat Recognizing the Rights and Contributions of Indigenous Peoples as Stewards of Landscapes

Chagunda Featured Image Partnership and Knowledge Exchange in Smallholder Dairying Systems

Krause - Sisa - Featured Image Where Are the Monkeys? The Fallacy of Evaluating Conservation from Above the Canopy

Walton - Staff Retreat 2 feat Close to Home: Exploring Three of Virginia’s Working Landscapes

Landscapes as Sources of Traditional, Culturally-Acceptable and Nutritious Food

Kong copy What Influences Farmers’ Land Management Practices to Combat Land Degradation?

Group pres3 feat Eco-labels by Locale: Testing “Landscape Labels” to Support Integrated Approaches to Development

IMG_1386 feat Diving Deeply Into Integrated Landscape Management: The Case of Araucarias del Alto Malleco Model Forest in Chile

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Sierra Gorda copy Soil Restoration in Mexico’s Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve/Restauración de Suelos en la Reserva de la Biosfera Sierra Gorda, México

Heiner Kenya Policy Dialogue feat Policy Dialogues for Integrated Landscape Management: The Kenya Experience