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06.02.2015
International Symposium ‘Steppes of Northern Eurasia’
Seventh International Symposium ‘Steppes of Northern Eurasia" will take place on 26 May – 31 May 2015 in Orenburg, Russia > more
18.12.2014
National Stakeholder Dialogue on Drought Management in Ukraine
Second National Stakeholder Dialog on drought management took place on December 12 in Ukraine > more
05.12.2014
Five Central Asian countries agreed to support the ELD initiative in Central Asia
At the meeting of the Interstate Commission on Sustainable Development in Central Asia countries representatives supported the launch of the initiative "Economics of Land Degradation" in the region > more
10.11.2014
Asia-Pacific Regional Training Workshop on the Use of Space Technology for Drought Monitoring and Early Warning
The workshop to foster the awarness of drought and stress the importance of early warning with advanced system > more
31.10.2014
Scientific conference “Afforestation and desertification 2014”, 21 October 2014, Moscow, Russia
Scientists have discussed ways to combat desertification and land degradation on a conference “Afforestation and desertification 2014” in Moscow, Russia > more
05.08.2014
Regional Conference “Economics of Land Degradation” in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, 1-2 August 2014
The regional conference provided a good platform for the participants to discuss a proposal for developing a regional study on ELD in Central Asia. > more
27.06.2014
The World Day to Combat Desertification, 17 June in Central and Eastern Europe
See how Central and Eastern Europe celebrated the World Day to Combat Desertification on 17 June > more
07.09.2012
Land Day 6
Land Day 6, on the theme, “Land Degradation Neutrality - A Response to the 2020 Aichi Targets,” will take place on Monday, 15 October 2012 at the Rio Conventions Pavilion in Hyderabad, India. > more
01.03.2012
CSO accreditation "Maintaining your observer status under the UNCCD"
1/03/2012: The UNCCD secretariat, following decision 5/COP10, is requesting the accredited civil society organizations to confirm their interest to continue being observers to the COP. > more
15.02.2012
"Tomorrow Today. Learning to build a sustainable future"
Through education about desertification, land degradation and drought we learn mundate things such as the nuances between deserts and desertification. We learn also how to address desertification and land degradation and to mitigate the effects of drought > more
15.02.2012
Buenos Aires named World Book Capital 2011
The city of Buenos Aires was selected for the quality and variety of its proposed programme > more
15.02.2012
Climate change and drylands
Policy brief for the Commission on Climate Change and Development > more
15.02.2012
Reducing Global Warming:The Potential of Organic Agriculture
Rodale/FiBL policy brief > more
15.02.2012
Agriculture and Food Security in Africa’s Drylands:
Meeting the realities of small-scale farmers > more
15.02.2012
Spreading the word:
Lessons in networking and using media to advocate for sustainable land use in the drylands > more
15.02.2012
Copyright for Librarians
Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet & Society and eIFL.net Launch "Copyright for Librarians", an Online Open Curriculum on Copyright Law > more
15.02.2012
Human and socioeconomic consequences of desertification
Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Servicio de Publicaciones, 2009; 276p > more
15.02.2012
Land Administration for Sustainable Development
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI) new publication > more
15.02.2012
Climate change in the African drylands
Options and opportunities for adaptation and mitigation > more
15.02.2012
World Book Summit
BOOK: THE BEARER OF HUMAN DEVELOPMENT > more
15.02.2012
The day after tomorrow
A handbook on the future of economic policy in the developing world > more
15.02.2012
Mainstreaming the Economics of Nature
A synthesis of the approach, conclusions and recommendations of TEEB > more
15.02.2012
The Role of the Desertification Convention in the Early 21st Century
Bo Kjellen > more
15.02.2012
Global Drylands: A UN system-wide response
Prepared by the Environment Management Group > more
15.02.2012
The Economics of Desertification, Land Degradation, and Drought
Toward an Integrated Global Assessment - ZEF-Discussion Papers on Development Policy No. 150 > more
15.02.2012
Summary of Ministerial Meeting on Forests at FAO
The Ministerial Meeting on Forests and the seventeenth session of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Committee on Forestry were held at FAO headquarters in Rome, Italy, from 14-19 March 2005. The meetings attracted over 600 participants from gove > more
15.02.2012
Regional workshop on scientific research plans in Khartoum, Sudan
Desertification is a major environmental and a socio-economic problem with negative effects on the livelihood of the population in the arid, semiarid and dry sub-humid regions of the world in general and the developing countries in particular. It degrades > more
15.02.2012
Overview of the World's Commodity Exchanges
Taking a new look at commodity issues. The role of commodities in the development process was the topic for the second day of the UNCTAD Commission on Trade in Goods, Services and Commodities, meeting in Geneva from 6 to 10 February. > more
15.02.2012
Overview of the World' s Commodity Exchanges
Taking a new look at commodity issues. The role of commodities in the development process was the topic for the second day of the UNCTAD Commission on Trade in Goods, Services and Commodities, meeting in Geneva from 6 to 10 February. > more
15.02.2012
Environment and Sustainable Management of Natural Resources including Energy
Related to the Financial Perspectives 2007-2013, the European Commission DG Development adopted on 25 January 2006 seven thematic programmes. These are complementary to the geographical programmes also proposed by the EC. One of these thematic programmes > more
15.02.2012
Plan B 2.0: Rescuing a Planet Under Stress and a Civilization in Trouble
by Lester R. Brown > more
15.02.2012
2nd World Water Development Report
This brochure presents the upcoming 2nd United Nations World Water Development Report (WWDR2) entitled 'Water, a Shared Responsibility', which will be launched on World Water Day, 22 March 2006, at the 4th World Water Forum in Mexico City, Mexico > more
15.02.2012
"Desertification- Averting a Looming Disaster".
Publication of SangSaeng Vol.15 > more
15.02.2012
Global Deserts Outlook
Assessment report > more
15.02.2012
The Water Atlas
Traditional knowledge to combat desertification > more
15.02.2012
Climate and Land Degradation
Environmental Science and Engineering Series > more
15.02.2012
One Planet, Many People
Atlas of Our Changing Environment > more
15.02.2012
World Book and Copyright Day - April 23
World Book and Copyright Day - proclaimed by UNESCO in 1996 > more
15.02.2012
Trends in Sustainable Development 2008-2009
Agriculture, Rural development, Land, Desertification, Drought > more
15.02.2012
The Future of Arid Lands-Revisited
A Review of 50 Years of Drylands Research > more
15.02.2012
More than rain
Identifying pathways for climate change and poverty reduction > more
15.02.2012
Global assessment of land degradation and improvement
Identification by remote sensing GLADA report No.5 > more
15.02.2012
Directory of Open Access Journals
Welcome to the Directory of Open Access Journals > more
15.02.2012
Forced Migration Review
Climate Change and Displacement > more
15.02.2012
People in Marginal Drylands
Managing Natural Resources to Improve Human Well-being > more
10.02.2012
Chad Parliamentarians in Bonn for a working session
The Hon. Dr. Haroun Kabadi, President of the National Assembly of Chad and Chair of the Steering Committee of the UNCCD Parliamentarian Forum led a delegation of Parliamentarians, from Chad, to meet Executive Secretary Luc Gnacadja at the UNCCD offices. > more
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