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"From the mountains of Kyrgyzstan to the catwalks of Milan" - Unasylva 253

"From the mountains of Kyrgyzstan to the catwalks of Milan" - Unasylva 253

publication

To coincide with the 50th anniversary of FAO's Committee on Forestry, this edition of Unasylva showcases ways in which forests are delivering the "four betters" and underscores how forests are crucial for resilient and sustainable agrifood systems in a changing climate. As FAO's longest running periodical, Unasylva focuses on issues...

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Ecosystem restoration in the mountains - policy brief

Ecosystem restoration in the mountains - policy brief

publication

Mountains play a crucial role for both the highlands and lowlands, but are particularly vulnerable to climate change and human interventions. This policy brief focuses on ecosystem restoration in the mountains. It highlights the role of healthy mountain ecosystems and their services and provides a set of recommendations to help...

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United Nations General Assembly Report: Sustainable mountain development (2022)

United Nations General Assembly Report: Sustainable mountain development (2022)

publication

Report of the Secretary-General on Sustainable Mountain Development

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Residents participate in workshop, plant 300 trees in mountainous Kukhi village, Tajikistan

Residents participate in workshop, plant 300 trees in mountainous Kukhi village, Tajikistan

news

On 22-23 April 2022, the team of Little Earth – a Mountain Partnership member organization – implemented two events within the framework of the project “Renewable energy and remote mountain communities” project. They hosted a workshop on planting and caring for seedlings and furthermore planted 300 trees in the...

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Protective functions of forests in a changing climate: 70 years of European experience – World Forestry Congress side event

Protective functions of forests in a changing climate: 70 years of European experience – World Forestry Congress side event

event

The European Forestry Commission (EFC) Working Party on the Management of Mountain Watersheds (WPMMW) was established in 1950 to promote sustainable development in mountain areas. Currently, Austria chairs the group and has put an emphasis on the protective functions of mountain forests in a changing climate.

Forests fulfil many crucial protective...

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Call for inputs, UNSG report on sustainable mountain development

Call for inputs, UNSG report on sustainable mountain development

peak to peak

The April 2022 issue of Peak to Peak calls for inputs to the 2022 United Nations Secretary-General report on sustainable mountain development. Top news stories cover mountain-related events in Andorra, Nepal and South Africa, as well as a side event on fragile ecosystems held on the sidelines of the 66th...

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