The State Of Indigenous Peoples In 10 Facts

12 Jun 2019

2 days to change the world through Indigenous rights On 22–23 June 2019, the Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) will be held in Bonn, Germany, focusing on tackling climate change by improving rights for Indigenous peoples and local communities. Alongside the U.N. Bonn Climate Change Conference (SBSTA 50), the event will bring together more than 1,500 […]

TIMELINE: Road to U.N Decade on Ecosystem Restoration (2021 -2030)

10 Mar 2019

Learn the secrets behind the conceptualization of the recently announced U.N. Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030.

International Women’s Day: Innovation, Technology and Landscapes in focus

8 Mar 2019

International Women’s Day 2019 will be marked on 8 March with the theme: “Think equal, build smart, innovate for change.” Yet for most women working in landscapes around the world, much remains to be done to ensure they have adequate access to critical inputs, including technology.

5 reasons to think bamboo

6 Mar 2019

This infographic highlights 5 reasons bamboo is a unique resource for humans and animals, for purposes ranging from carbon storage to providing livelihoods and more. Check out this infographic to find out about the 5 reasons to think bamboo.

Infographic: High cost of food waste

4 Mar 2019

Reducing food loss is key to achieving zero hunger and meeting environmental targets. The Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) event in Kyoto, Japan, on 13 May, delegates will include discussions on sustainable food production and use.

Cities – opportunities for sustainable landscapes? – View the infographic

11 Oct 2017

Urbanization can decrease emissions and resource use by 15% – learn how and explore opportunities for education and research. Courtesy of:

Forests, market and demand infographic - Measuring Progress

Forests, markets and demand

11 Oct 2017

Provided by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. Courtesy of: WBCSD forest solutions

tropical deforestation statistics - Food & livelihoods

Study on drivers of illegal tropical deforestation

11 Oct 2017

A new study published at Forest Trends shows that half of the world’s deforestation is driven by illegal conversion for commercial agriculture. This comprehensive analysis presents the first-ever assessment of the extent of illegal deforestation and forest conversion for commercial, export-driven agriculture. The report’s findings suggest that around half of this illegal deforestation was driven […]