GLF News

Media Advisory

23 Oct 2019

The complex, ongoing process of restoring degraded African landscapes, from changing food supply chains to applying design-thinking to land-based challenges, will be showcased during the Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) conference in Accra, Ghana, on 29–30 October 2019.

Land tenure security for women essential for sustainable restoration, activist tells GLF Accra

23 Oct 2019

Alongside her mother and her siblings, Nana Ama Yirrah toiled for years to develop their cocoa farm in Ghana – but once their trees became productive, the women lost all the profits because Yirrah’s mother did not have legal title to the land.

Women key to helping women build resilience to climate crisis, says Kenya organizer

22 Oct 2019

When Rosemary Atieno meets with women in rural Kenya, they don’t want to talk about the science of climate change or why there is either too much or not enough rain for their crops.

Youth Dialogue

Youth Dialogue: Ghana 2019

15 Oct 2019

Youth in Africa start the regional consultation on the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration

Youth shape future of U.N. Decade on Ecosystem Restoration at Global Landscapes Forum

30 Sep 2019

Must work together to reduce impacts of human negligence

Miss International Indonesia at Global Landscapes Forum to urge plastic clean up

27 Sep 2019

"I need to do something," environmentalist says

Faiths for Forests campaign gains traction at U.N. Climate Action Summit

23 Sep 2019

Protecting rainforests as a shared spiritual priority

GLF New York: U.N. climate, environment goals to gel under Decade on Ecosystem Restoration

23 Sep 2019

Efforts to restore environmental equilibrium critical

National Dialogue: Ghana 2019

23 Sep 2019

Experts, practitioners, policy-makers, and civil society to gather in Accra

Youth in Landscapes Finance workshop

23 Sep 2019

Opportunity to sharpen skills on writing bankable proposals for landscape restoration projects