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30/04/2020
FAO and the Global Mechanism of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), in collaboration with multiple partners, have published the Briefing note and Technical report titled "Land Degradation Neutrality in Small Island Developing States".The report presents the Land Degradation Neutrality (LDN) vision...
27/04/2020
More than 220 participants attended the online seminar on “Healthy ecosystems for healthy life: the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030”, organized by the FAO Land and Water Division on 22 April 2020. Today, more than ever we are searching for a sustainable future, where practices towards a...
24/04/2020
Earth Engine Data Catalog is now offering in its public catalog data from WaPOR, FAO’s portal to monitor Water Productivity through Open-access of Remotely sensed derived data, which monitors and reports on agriculture water productivity over Africa and the Near East. Earth Engine's public data catalog includes a...
22/04/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic recalls the vital importance of the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 - Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all. The intrinsic value of water and its essential role and relevance in all aspects of life are undisputed.  It is a...
06/04/2020
The World Agriculture Watch (WAW) and the National Confederation of Family Farmers' Organizations from the Philippines, PAKISAMA of Pambansang Kilusan ng mga Samahang Magsasaka, share common views and interest regarding the need to develop information systems to strengthen family farmers’ organizations (FOs). Indeed, information systems are a real asset for...
02/04/2020
Water scarcity is already widespread and remains on the rise: it is found in nearly every region in the world. Around 36% of the world’s population is currently living in water-scarce regions. This publication shows that avoiding, reducing and reversing land degradation have positive long-term gains...
23/03/2020
This morning, over 70 members of the FAO Land and Water Division led by their Director Eduardo Mansur, met online to celebrate the World Water Day 2020 “Water and Climate Change” and to discuss how the water sector can tackle climate change. FAO Deputy Director-General Maria Helena Semedo kicked off the...