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The 2014 reporting process


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Climate-Smart Agriculture through Sustainable Land-Water Management


Learn how climate change is likely to impact agriculture, food production and security and what actions can be taken to increase productivity, and build resilience to mitigate the negative impacts.
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Strengthening Rural Institutions


This article elaborates collective action in natural resource management as a key feature of smallholder farmer systems and sustainable land management.
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Free online courses related to the health and quality of soils


Are you concerned about land degradation issues and would like to increase your knowledge on sustainable agriculture practices on the ground? Check out this list containing free online courses aiming at improving the health and quality of soils!
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Land and Food Fellowships


Fellowships are available for post-graduate students from Sub-Saharan Africa who have an interest in land and agriculture. 
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Don't miss the Global Land Forum 2015


The International Land Coalition (ILC) invites all concerned stakeholders to join the Global Land Forum 2015, to share, learn, and plan joint actions towards people-centered land governance for inclusive development, justice and sustainability.
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UNESCO-UNEVOC is looking for volunteers!


The International Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO-UNEVOC) is looking for volunteers to provide assistance during the global forum entitled ‘Skills for Work and Life Post-2015’ to be held in Bonn from 14 October 2014 and a UNEVOC Network meeting on October 17.
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International Expert Symposium dealing with drought issues in Latin American and the Caribbean


Expert scientists from Latin America and the Caribbean and from Semi-Arid Regions Worldwide, as well as decision and policy makers and research institutes are invited to submit abstracts for presentations related to drought management by september 22.
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Youth session at the 2014 Global Landscapes Forum


On December 6 the Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) holds a session in Lima, Peru, to build the skills of young leaders in land use, climate change and sustainable development issues.
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