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Action Against Desertification
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In Burkina Faso, the Great Green Wall is taking shape

Innovative restoration model pioneered by FAO is ready to go to scale
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FAO helps Eastern Africa to track land degradation

Action Against Desertification workshop on land monitoring software Collect Earth
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A big leap in land restoration is urgent, and possible

Landmark FAO project develops blueprint for large-scale dryland restoration
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Fijian women take lead in reviving native trees

Reforestation on degraded lands empowers communities to promote culture and protect critical ecosystem services

Action Against Desertification is an initiative of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) to restore drylands and degraded lands in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific to tackle the detrimental social, economic and environmental impact of land degradation and desertification. It is a key partner of the Great Green Wall initiative, Africa's flagship programme to combat the effects of climate change and... [more]

Expanding Africa's Great Green Wall

Africa 

Six African countries get support in the sustainable management and restoration of their drylands [more...].

Caribbean

Unsustainable land management practices are causing soil loss and degradation of natural habitats [more...]

Pacific

Poor forestry and agricultural practices threaten natural habitats and biodiversity [more...]

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