GLF News

CIFOR-ICRAF announces Dr Eliane Ubalijoro as Chief Executive Officer

16 Jan 2023

Ubalijoro will be the first African woman Director General of a CGIAR Research Center and CEO of two Centers in CGIAR’s 60-year history.

Local and global communities join forces in 2023 for Latin America’s forests

12 Jan 2023

The year begins with investment in biodiversity from Central America to Patagonia–impacting local economies–through the Global Landscapes Forum's new GLFx chapters

How to use the 6th Investment Case digital conference platform

11 Jan 2023

Your welcome guide to the Government of Luxembourg will host the 6th edition of the GLF Investment Case Symposium on 7 March 2023

Listen back to the discussion: How can sustainable forestry help us meet our climate, restoration and biodiversity goals?

14 Dec 2022

Forests cover about 30% of the earth’s land mass and host about 80% of the world’s biodiversity. They provide subsistence, employment opportunities and income to a quarter of the world’s population.

7 young changemakers restoring the Earth

8 Dec 2022

The Youth in Landscapes Initiative and the Global Landscapes Forum announce the 2023 Restoration Stewards, representing Africa, Asia-Pacific and Latin America

As sixth mass extinction accelerates, time to invest in nature

30 Nov 2022

BONN, Germany (29 November 2022) – The Earth is undergoing a mass extinction for the first time since the dinosaurs died out 66 million years ago.

Become a GLF Social Media Ambassador for 2023!

25 Nov 2022

Amplify your voice and connect with top organizations through this unique volunteer program.

The Business Case to drive investment, reduce deforestation and protect biodiversity

21 Nov 2022

The Business Case for Collective Landscape Action (Business Case) initiative, supported by USAID, in partnership with Rainforest Alliance, CDP, Clarmondial and Conservation International, was presented by their representatives during the GLF Climate conference, alongside COP27 on Friday, 11 November.

Tree diversity serves livelihoods and food security in a changing climate – yet it is seriously threatened

15 Nov 2022

Though several tree-planting initiatives are in place, there is a need for guidance and further funding.

Investors and development institutions urged to adopt new Land Rights Standard to reach climate goals

15 Nov 2022

As global recognition of the planet’s climate emergency comes to a head at the UNCCC(COP27), it’s increasingly clear that protecting and restoring Earth’s forests and landscapes must include securing the rights of the local peoples that inhabit and safeguarding them.