Presentations

Discussion Forum 8: Presentation on Food Security and Climate Change Adaptation (FAO)

24 Nov 2013

See more from the session here This presentation by Thomas Hofer focuses on the areas of work with the landscape approach, why mountains play an important role, how watershed management also contributes and how everything is implemented.

Discussion Forum 8: Presentation on Sustainable Landscapes – Food Security and adapting to climate change

24 Nov 2013

See more from the session here This presentation by Gernot Laganda shows the IFAD’s point of view on landscapes: why they’re so concerned with it, how climate change impact on agricultural landscapes and how the IFAD integrates land, food and climate systems.

Technical and Networking Session 1.8: Presentation on the Baltic Landscapes Project

24 Nov 2013

See more from the session here This presentation by Piotr Grygier describes the Baltic Landscape Project with its goals, the new integrated landscape planning, the role of tourism, water management and conclusions derived from considering and managing all these different factors.

Tecnical and Networking Session 1.4: Sustainable Intensification for Complex Landscapes in Colombia

23 Nov 2013

See more on the session here This presentation is trying to re-think investment: how the Llanos region can be understood as a business, what their goals, risks and solutions are.

Technical and Networking Session 2.9: Presentation on Urban Agriculture

23 Nov 2013

See more from the session This presentation by Dr Renata Giedych from the Warsaw University of Life Sciences focuses on the role of urban agriculture in food security, leisure and economic development. It also shows the risks and benefits of urban agriculture.

Technical and Networking Session 2.3: Presentation on Brazilian Forests – back to landscapes!?

23 Nov 2013

See more from the session This presentation by Arnaldo Carneiro Filho from the Nature Conservancy explains what the forest code is, how it relates to landscapes and how it can help ensuring sustainable forestry.

Technical and Networking Session 2.4: Presentation on Climate Change’s Impact on Farmers in Africa

22 Nov 2013

See more session details This presentation by Sepo Hachigonta from FANRPAN talks about the recent changes in agriculture in Africa, how this data can be transferred into information and policy and how this affects several other parts of African life aspects.

Technical and Networking Session 2.7: Presentation on Science and Tools for Fire Adaptation and Mitigation

22 Nov 2013

See more session details This presentation given in cooperation by CIFOR and the Earth Institute focuses on fires in tropical regions: what’s influencing them, what can help reduce them and which monitoring methods can be applied.