Global Soil Partnership
 

Friday 5th December 2014, soils were celebrated worldwide in more than 50 countries.

The launch of the International Year of Soils took place during the celebration of the first official UN World Soil Day 2014.

The Land Development Department, the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives, Soil and Fertilizer Society of Thailand, Soil and Water Conservation Society of Thailand and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) are joining hands organizing “World Soil Day" in Thailand from 3 to 5 December 2014.

The WSD team is gradually preparing new campaign tools in different languages.

 

Make sure you check the campaign website regularly !

Discover Soil's functions and the risks it's running right now !

 

On the 5th of December the world will be celebrating Soil. You can join this new UN campaign and help us in raising visibility on this essential resource.

On the 5th of December the world will be celebrating Soil. You can join this new UN campaign and help us in raising visibility on this essential resource.

 

Click here to access the campaign material and show that you care.

Every day we will post new products in different languages, so make sure you check this page often.

Upcoming events

Soils through Youth's Eyes

31 Dec 2014 - 31 Dec 2014, Worldwide

IYS 2015 Calendar

Check out the International Year of Soils calendar

 

 

Latest event

05 Dec 2014 - 05 Dec 2014, FAO hq, Rome - Italy

European Commission supports GSP Implementation

Since its conception, the European Commission has been a major supporter for the establishment of the Global Soil Partnership, in line with the EU's Soil Thematic Strategy.  After extensive dialogue, a project proposal has been accepted in order to provide €1 million to the GSP for selected activities during 2014-2015.

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