Integrated Planning and Management of Land ResourcesFAOCSDUNEP
World Summit on Sustainable Development, Johannesburg, September 2002

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Partners, Resources and Major Groups

CSD Process

All Agenda 21 Issues
CSD Newsletter
CSD NGO Steering Committee
Earth Summit 2002: Building Partnerships for Sustainable Development, UNED Forum
World Summit on Sustainable Development (Johannesburg, 2002)
Sustainable Development International
United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development

Land Planning and Management

CSD Land Management Segment
Land and Water Development Division of FAO (Task Manager for Chapter 10 of Agenda 21)
African Highlands Initiative (AHI)
Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Berne, Switzerland
Integrated Land and Water Management, and Soil Fertility Initiatives - World Bank website
Integrated Natural Resource Management in the CGIAR
International Soil Reference and Information Centre (ISRIC)
Landcare New Zealand
Regional Land Management Unit (RELMA), Eastern and Southern Africa
Socioeconomic and Gender Analysis Programme (SEAGA) of FAO
Man and Bioshere Programme (MAB) of UNESCO
The Land Policy Network, The World Bank


CSD Forests Segment
FAO - Forestry (Task Manager for Chapter 11 of Agenda 21)
Intergovernmental Forum on Forests


CSD Desertification and Drought Segment
FAO - Desertification
Global Mechanism, hosted by IFAD
Convention to Combat Desertification in Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Especially in Africa (CCD), Secretariat


CSD Mountains Segment
FAO Mountain Programme
2002 - International Year of Mountains (FAO Secretariat)

Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development (SARD)

CSD Agriculture Segment
FAO - SARD [web site in preparation], (Task Manager for Chapter 14 of Agenda 21)
FAO - Agriculture 21
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)
DFID & IDS: "Sustainable Livelihoods", United Kingdom
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
IIED site: "Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods"
IISD site: "Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development...Concept"
Sustainable Agriculture Network
World Resources Institute (WRI): Sustainable Agriculture

Biological Diversity

CSD Biodiversity Segment
FAO - Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture
People, Land Management and Environmental Change (PLEC)
Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), Secretariat

Water and Wetlands

CSD Water Segment
FAO - Water Resources, Development and Management Service
World Water Forum
Convention on Wetlands of International Importance Especially as Waterfowl Habitat (Ramsar Convention)

CSD Major Groups' and other stakeholders relevant to "Land Planning and Management"

Links to CSD Major Groups: Women, Children and Youth, Indigenous Peoples, NGO's, Local Authorities, Workers and trade unions, Business and industry, Scientific and technological community, and Farmers
The Popular Coalition to eradicate hunger and poverty, A global consortium of intergovernmental and civil-society organisations, Secretariat hosted by IFAD
Partners of the Land and Water Development Division, FAO

Task Managers for relevant chapters of Agenda 21

Chapter 10 ( Integrated Planning and Management of Land Resources): FAO - Land and Water Development Division; Contact: Mr. Parviz Koohafkan
Chapter 11 (Deforestation): FAO - Forestry Department; Contact: Mr. El-Hadji Sene
Chapter 12 (Desertification): UNEP; Contact: Mr. Timo Maukonen
Chapter 13 (Mountains): FAO Mountain Programme; Contact: Mr. El-Hadji Sene
Chapter 14 (SARD): FAO Agriculture 21; Contact: Mr. Thomas Price
Chapter 15 (Biodiversity): UNEP; Contact: Mr. Jorge Illueca



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