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  1. Library Resource

    Volume 7 Issue 4

    Peer-reviewed publication
    December, 2018
    Portugal

    Mass urbanisation presents one of the most urgent challenges of the 21st century. The development of cities and the related increasing ground sealing are asking even more for the restoration of urban rivers, especially in the face of climate change and its consequences. This paper aims to demonstrate nature-inspired solutions in a recovery of a Southern European river that was canalised and transformed in culvert pipes.

  2. Library Resource

    Volume 7 Issue 4

    Peer-reviewed publication
    December, 2018
    Global

    In the effort to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) related to food, health, water, and climate, an increase in pressure on land is highly likely. To avoid further land degradation and promote land restoration, multifunctional use of land is needed within the boundaries of the soil-water system. In addition, awareness-raising, a change in stakeholders’ attitudes, and a change in economics are essential. The attainment of a balance between the economy, society, and the biosphere calls for a holistic approach.

  3. Library Resource

    Volume 7 Issue 4

    Peer-reviewed publication
    December, 2018
    Global

    Consistent with the Land Urbanism and Green Infrastructure theme of this special issue of Land, the primary goal of this review is to provide a plain language overview of recent literature that reports on the psychological, physiological, general well-being, and wider societal benefits that humans receive as a result of experiencing public green infrastructure (PGI) and nature in urbanized landscapes.

  4. Library Resource

    Volume 7 Issue 4

    Peer-reviewed publication
    December, 2018
    Global

    The Gully Land Consolidation Project (GLCP) was launched to create more arable land by excavating soil from the slopes on both sides of gullies, combined with simultaneous comprehensive gully prevention and control measures. The purpose of the GLCP is to increase crop production and reduce soil erosion to achieve ecological and agricultural sustainability.

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    Reports & Research
    July, 2018
    Middle Africa, Cameroon

    Date: 25 novembre 2019

    Source: FarmlandgrabGreenpeace

    Par: Tal Harris

    L’enquête de Greenpeace met en lumière les violations des droits humains par Halcyon Agri.

  6. Library Resource
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    Reports & Research
    September, 2018
    Africa, Global

    Date: 18 novembre 2019

    Source: Foncier & Développement; GRAIN

    GRAIN, L’Alliance contre les plantations industrielles en Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre, septembre 2019

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    Reports & Research
    December, 2018
    Western Africa, Senegal

    Date: 2018

    Source: IPAR

    Ce rapport s’inscrit dans le cadre d’une étude réalisée par l’Initiative prospective agricole et rurale (IPAR) avec le soutien de la FAO. Les termes de référence de l’étude s’articulent autour des nouveaux mécanismes financiers liés au passage de la vulgarisation à l’appui conseil au Sénégal.

  8. Library Resource
    Conference Papers & Reports
    April, 2018
    Africa

    The present document is one of the background papers for the fourth session of the Africa regional forum on sustainable development, which is being held in preparation for the 2018 high-level political forum on sustainable development, to be held in New York from 9 to 18 July 2018. The theme of the regional forums is “Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies”.

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