FAO biodiversity course

Learning pathway: Course flows & blueprint

The Structure of the Blended Learning Programme on Mainstreaming Biodiversity across Agricultural Sectors


This course is a pivotal contribution to FAO’s vision of fostering a Better Environment, particularly focusing on Biodiversity for food and agriculture. Aligned with FAO’s strategic initiatives, the course is fortified by the approval of the FAO Strategy on Mainstreaming Biodiversity Across Agricultural Sectors and the 2021-23 Action Plan, emphasizing the importance of targeted policies and practices for sustainable use, conservation, and restoration of ecosystems.


Key Messages


  1. Strategic Alignment: The course directly aligns with FAO’s strategic goals, emphasizing the integration of Biodiversity for food and agriculture into policy and practice.
  2. Council Approval: Endorsement by the FAO Council, including the Strategy on Mainstreaming Biodiversity and the 2021-23 Action Plan, underscores the significance of the course in advancing biodiversity initiatives.
  3. Facilitator Support: The course provides comprehensive support to facilitators through visual course and assessment diagrams, enabling effective decision-making in module selection for diverse learner groups.


DOI: https://doi.org/10.17528/GLF/TM.35698

Author: Anja Gassner, Philip Dobie, Orsolya Csiszar, Kimberly Merten, Sai Varun Tumuluru, and Marilyn Sanchez

Publisher: Global Landscapes Forum (GLF)

Language: English

Year: 2024

Ecosystem(s): Agricultural Land

Location(s): Global

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