Desertification and Drought Day 2024: Global observance

The global observance of the Desertification and Drought Day 2024 was hosted by the Government of Germany on 17 June at the Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn. 

Drought +10 conference

Following up on the first High-level meeting on National Drought Policies in 2013, the Drought Resilience +10 Conference aims on scaling up and accelerating drought action on the ground. It will bring together countries, experts and practitioners to review progress and lessons learnt in drought management to explore and define a joint way forward towards a more drought resilient world.

How much do you know about Land and Youth?

For the last 30 years, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) has galvanized awareness and action to revive degraded land around the world and build…


This Youth Engagement Strategy (YES) requested by the Parties to the UNCCD, with its comprehensive vision, guiding principles and strategic objectives, is a blueprint for action…