Unsustainable sourcing practices for agricultural value chains (e.g. coffee, cocoa, palm oil, soy) and increased demand for land and wood endanger the environment and livelihoods: forests and forest landscapes disappear and with them, the ecosystem functions that human well-being requires. In the long run, unsustainable sourcing practices will lead to a collapse of the agricultural […]
Side Event 5: Securing Community Rights, Tenure, and Enterprises for Responsible Land Governance and Restoration in Africa
Side Event 6: Restoration opportunities in Kenya forests and rangelands through application of spatial and temporal datasets, ecosystem services valuation and support to community conservancies.
This event will synthesize the current state of the information about the extent and conditions of mangrove resources in Africa, challenges facing them, and information for their effective restoration and management. Work in the ensuing years has seen a vast improvement in the depth of information on mangrove resources in Africa; thereby providing the basis […]