Africa-Asia Drought Risk Management Peer Assistance Network: Monthly NewslettersOct 28, 2015This monthly newsletter aims to keep the practitioners and decision-makers engaged in different aspects of drought risk management (DRM) at local, national, regional and broader levels in the loop on the enormous volume of news and information emerging on DRM especially in Africa and Asia.
Gender and Drylands Development: Empowering Women for ChangeOct 15, 2015
Delivering Results in Degraded Lands for People and PlanetOct 7, 2015
Naga youth join forces to protect forestsAug 12, 2015A project in Myanmar empowers young people to conserve forests and practice sustainable agriculture.
How agro-commodity traders can help the SDGs and reduce povertyMay 29, 2015With the global population predicted to reach nine billion by 2050, we face a dual challenge: ensuring the continued production of agricultural commodities, such as soy, palm oil, cattle, coffee and cocoa, without destroying the planet’s natural resources that humanity depends on to survive. Agricultural commodities are the bedrock of many rural developing economies, contributing to vital economic growth and the ongoing fight against poverty. As such, they play a critical role in contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals.