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Desertification: land degradation in arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas resulting from various factors, including climatic variations and human activities
 

Source: UNCCD, 2011

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Policy Papers & Briefs
June 2023
Global

This policy brief highlights the critical role of gender-responsive approaches to land tenure that empower women and accelerate the implementation of land restoration commitments that build community resilience. It examines how greater tenure security for women and girls can lead to a more equitable and sustainable land management.

Reports & Research
April 2023
Global

Réalisé conjointement par les secrétariats de l’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture (FAO) et de la Convention des Nations Unies sur la lutte contre la désertification (CNULCD), avec la contribution de multiples parties prenantes, ce guide technique traite de l’intégration des Directives volontaires pour une gouvernance responsable des régimes fonciers applicables

Reports & Research
March 2023
Global

Данное техническое руководство, подготовленное совместно секретариатами Продовольственной и сельскохозяйственной организации Объединенных Наций (ФАО) и Конвенции Организации Объединенных Наций по борьбе с опустыниванием (КБОООН) при участии многих заинтересованных сторон, посвящено интеграции Добровольных руководящих принципов ответственного регулирования вопросов владения и пользования земельн

Reports & Research
February 2023
Global

本技术指南由联合国粮食及农业组织(粮农组织)与《联合国防治荒漠化公约》共同编写,并吸纳了若干利益攸关方的意见和建议,旨在将《国家粮食安全范围内土地、渔业和森林权属负责任治理自愿准则》(《权属自愿准则》)纳入《公约》的执行和土地退化零增长目标,为荒漠化、土地退化和干旱应对工作开启了新的篇章。

 

 

本指南简要介绍了《权属自愿准则》(国际认可的负责任权属治理框架)在设计和实施土地退化零增长举措背景下的实际应用。指南提供了多个灵活途径,支持政策和决策制定者及利益攸关方通过着眼于应对土地退化的各类国家规划、法律框架、战略及行动计划,就普遍遇到的土地权属挑战采取因地制宜的响应措施。

Peer-reviewed publication
Reports & Research
January 2023
Africa
Northern Africa
Latin America and the Caribbean
Asia
Lebanon
France
Oceania

Dans les pays du Sud, l’accès à la terre et à ses ressources, son contrôle et ses usages représentent des questions cruciales. Au cœur des défis de la construction de l’État, du développement agricole, de la sécurité alimentaire et de la durabilité environnementale, le foncier est aussi un marqueur identitaire et une source récurrente de conflits.

Healthy people, healthy planet
Journal Articles & Books
July 2022
Kenya
Brazil

We cannot live without healthy soil and land. It is on these resources that we produce most of our food and build our homes. We need them to provide clean water and precious plant nutrients, to conserve biological diversity and to cope with climate change. And they form the basis for the livelihoods of millions of people.

Videos
May 2022
Global

This is the video of a specific side event at the UNCCD COP 15 that discusses the importance of land tenure rights to achieving land degradation neutrality. This session took place in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, on 12 May 2022.

Reports & Research
May 2022
Global

The study  titled “Differentiated Impacts of Desertification, Land Degradation and Drought on Women and Men” released this week at  COP15  has revealed that women are twice more affected by drought, land degradation, and deforestation.