Land for Life "securing our common future"
Soil fertility and land management are defining issues in the 21st century as the consequences of land degradation are alarming. Mismanaged of land will lead to food insecurity, increasing poverty, water scarcity, increased of vulnerability towards climate change, and even turn into a security issue.
But, this is not a fate.
There are up to 2 billion hectares of land, equivalent to twice the size of China that could be restored and rehabilitated globally. Therefore, there is a need to attract attention that matches the importance of overall management of land at a global scale from individuals, private sector, media to decision-making circles.
We are now accepting nomination for potential candidates to be considered for 2017 Land for Life Award.
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Nomination submission ends on 28 February 2017.