Forest fact or fiction
Last Wednesday marked the seventh International Day of Forests, an occasion to celebrate our forests and raise awareness of the many issues our trees face. Bioversity International’s Forest Genetic Resources team focuses on analyzing the threats to, supporting conservation and sustainable use of the diversity within tree species which are at the foundation of many Sustainable Development Goals.
Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform (United Nations): Webcast of remarks by IWMI Director General Claudia Sadoff13.07.18
Claudia Sadoff addresses the particularly complex targets concerning water scarcity as well as susta…Read more
CNN.com: Can the Middle East solve its water problem?12.07.18
"When you draw down more water than is replenished, then you begin to degrade the…Read more
Reduce bureaucracy for community, indigenous groups embroiled in land rights challenges, report urges12.07.18
Formal land tenure claims -- often stalled by costly legal disputes lasting up to 30…Read more