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Soils host a tremendous diversity of organisms that are fundamental to terrestrial ecosystems. Soil biodiversity drives many ecological processes, including soil formation, nutrient and water cycling, climate regulation, production of food, medicine and fibre, disease and pest control. In the…
The President of the UN General Assembly, with the support of the Executive Secretary of UNCCD, will convene a High-level Dialogue to assess the progress made in the fight against desertification, land degradation and drought (DLDD) and map the way forward in the light of the UN Decade for Deserts…
Desertification and Drought Day, a United Nations observance day held on 17 June each year, will in 2020 focus on changing public attitudes to the leading driver of desertification and land degradation: humanity’s relentless production and consumption. Read more...
NEW DATES: 29.08.2020 – 9.09.2021 Under the patronage of Mayor Ashok Sridharan and in partnership with UNCCD The Over the Border Festival was postponed until later in the year due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The organizers have announced the new dates, and keep fans happy while they wait, put together…