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1 billion ‘dryland-like’ hectares under threat, FAO study confirms   
May 14, 2022
Source: India Education Diary - Rome – An additional one billion hectares of land – so called “presumed drylands” face similar challenges to the world’s drylands, according to a new report launched today by the Food and Agriculture...
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Change in Global Environmental Politics   
May 13, 2022
Source: Cambridge University Press - These investments produced significant institutional change, including the creation of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD) and the institutionalization of the World Bank-operated Global Environment Facility. States...
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Liberia: Epa, Conservation International Confident of "Folur Project" Reducing Deforestation From Palm Oil and Cocoa Value Chains   
May 12, 2022
Source: AllAfrica.com - Officials of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Conservation International with support from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) have held a one-day workshop to set up a plan to reduce deforestation from palm oil...
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Namibia: Building Climate Change Resilience   
May 12, 2022
Source: AllAfrica.com - A FIVE-YEAR project of the Benguela Current Convention (BCC) on enhancing climate change resilience in the Benguela current fisheries system has so far recorded a number of achievements.
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IFAD: To Guarantee Global Food Security, $1.6trn Required to Restore 1bn Degraded Hectares of Land by 2030   
May 12, 2022
Source: This Day - the Global Environment Facility, and the Green Climate Fund.” Speaking at the fifteenth session of the Conference of the parties (COP 15) of the UNCCD in Abidjan, IFAD President, Gilbert F. Houngbo, said: “Food value...
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Africa: President Weah Drums Up International Actions Against Climate Change   
May 11, 2022
Source: AllAfrica.com - While commending various international mechanisms such as the Global Environment Facility, Green Climate Fund, and many others vigorously working with countries to address the issue of combating ...
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WTW launches finance project to aid fishing communities   
May 10, 2022
Source: Insurance - The project, called Financial Tools for Small-scale Fishers in Melanesia, was developed by WTW with the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and WWF. It aims to provide the fishing communities of Fiji and PNG with financial...
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UNCCD COP15 in Abidjan Focuses on Restoration of 1bn Hectares of Degraded Land   
May 10, 2022
Source: This Day - Bennett Oghifo The 15th session of the Conference of Parties (COP15) to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), began yesterday in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. A statement
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Stockholm+50: what does it mean for global health'   
May 10, 2022
Source: The Lancet - and funding mechanisms (like the Global Environment Facility). From this foundation grew a field of environmental negotiators, thematic experts, and supporting institutions, among many other elements. The architecture for...
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Project to help Samar communities   
May 10, 2022
Source: The Manila Times on MSN.com - A DEPARTMENT of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) project to build socioeconomic resilience in the Catubig Watershed will protect the Samar Protected Landscape and
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