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  1. Protecting Soil Fertility: Protecting Life

    There is much discussion in the development arena about the struggle ahead to feed the seven plus billion, of the methods proposed towards food security, building resilience, safeguarding water resources and so on. But few stop to ponder the basic ingredient in all of this: the very land under our...
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  2. Sweet Solutions: How Honey Aids Development

    Wherever you are in the world, beekeeping is a guaranteed source of income. The international market varies but in developing countries honey production remains a vital means of subsistence. It supports the environment too, but plummeting bee numbers now jeopardise food chains in developing and...
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  3. Evaluating the EU’s Fight against Illegal Logging

    Twelve years after the European Union launched a plan to tackle illegal logging, independent evaluators are assessing progress and shortcomings. Their findings could contribute to the definition of any future EU forest policy.
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  4. Newsletter

    The Green Development News is a quarterly publication produced and promoted by members of our capacity4dev group with the aim to raise awareness and enhance cooperation on environmental themes (environmental mainstreaming, biodiversity, green economy, forestry, climate change). If you are...
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  5. GCCA+ Community

    Sharing experiences and knowledge acquired while addressing climate change in development programmes
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    Public group owned by ecoyette 20 February 2012
  6. NEW GUIDELINES Integrating the environment and climate change into EU international cooperation

    The new guidelines "Integrating the environment and climate change into EU international cooperation and development" ( ES , FR ) provide a framework for strenghtening the contribution of the European Union (EU) international cooperation and development policy to sustainable development by...
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  7. Integrated Natural Resources Management in Africa - Challenges, responses & Insights

    Integrated Natural Resources Management is not new. Yet, putting the concept in practice remains a challenge. Campbell et al (2004) concluded ‘Our seeming inability to translate the approaches into practical achievements on the ground is leading to widespread disillusionment. …. What is surprising...
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  8. DEVCO Week on environment with two dedicated seminars to environment and wildlife trafficking

    DEVCO C2 unit is organising a Week on environment starting on February 6. During this week, 2 seminars will take place: a 3 days’ session on “Implementing the Environmental Dimension of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development” , and a 2 days’ session on “ The EU Action Plan against Wildlife...
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  9. Disappearing Honey Bees

    Simple graphics speak louder than words In the midst of the European Week for Bees and Pollination , take a minute to look at this forthtelling graph to better appreciate the real issues we are facing today, with an ever declining population. The above graphic was embeded from the following source...
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  10. The Humble Potato Combats Hunger in Sub-Saharan Africa

    The Irish Presidency of the European Union is well underway, with an ambitious development programme and a notable focus on hunger, nutrition and resilience. Gay Mitchell MEP, and Ireland’s Minister for Trade and Development, Joe Costello, gathered development stakeholders together last month to...
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  11. Next Brussels Briefing: Building resilience of SIDS through trade and agribusiness development

    The next Brussels Development Briefing on ' Building resilience of SIDS through trade and agribusiness development ', will be held during the morning of Friday 11 July 2014, at Borschette in Brussels. This 37th Briefing is taking place in the context of 2104 as the year of Small Island Developing...
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  12. Knowledge@Terra Classrooms

    Knowledge@Terra Classrooms on Climate, Land, Soil and Water 关于气候、土地、土壤和水的地域知识环境课堂 Challenges of territorial and spatial management of different global regions become more similar. How to change these pressing points and crisis? ✓ Exchange and foster Territorial Policy-Practice Solutions, that...
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  13. Vote for your World Environment Day 2015 slogan

    I t’s time! Once again we seek to make the biggest global call and mobilization for action on 5 June, World Environment Day (WED). And YOU have the chance to decide what our slogan will be. Our theme this year focuses on how the well-being of humanity, the environment and economies ultimately...
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  14. Inaugurating Knowledge@Terra Interviews: Understanding Water-Soil Conservation Practices and Spatial Management Measures in Shandong 开启地域知识访谈:初探山东的水土保持实践和空间管理措施

    (updated 22.12.2019 更新于2019.12.22) In vast information systems for global sustainable development, many regional green developments and actions over climate, land, soil and water are still under-discovered, from most advanced and suitable technologies to nature-cultural heritage territorial...
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  15. Linking Emergency and Development in Burkina Faso

    Thanks to a clever use of existing procedures, the European Union Delegation to Burkina Faso working in partnership with the government, successfully managed a seamless transition from an emergency intervention by the Commission’s humanitarian body, ECHO, to offering long-term support to more than...
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  16. Ecosystem-based approaches to DRR and CCA

    Wetlands International promotes the ecosystem based approach to DRR/CCA and encourages its mainstreaming and integration into development policies
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    Public group owned by Wetlands 21 September 2016