Liaison Energie Francophonie recent issue: “Desertification and land systems: from recognition to action”
15 August 2017
Institut de la Francophonie pour le développement durable has released a special issue of Liaison Energie Francophonie “Desertification and land systems: from recognition to action.” Contributions from the UNCCD secretariat cover the origins of the Convention, its role as the sole legally binding international agreement exclusively dealing with land resources, as well as the direction and challenges of the upcoming UNCCD COP13 in Ordos, China. As the recent UNCCD initiatives, such as 3S (Sustainability, Stability, Security) and LDN Target Setting Programme have shown, the path to combating desertification and accompanying social and economic issues is through innovation based on dedicated scientific research and concerted action in land restoration and sustainable land management.
You can access the online edition here.
The fifteenth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP15) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) took place from 9 to 20 May 2022 in Abidjan, Côte…