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Land and Covid-19

As governments press pause on economic activities and people change their work and social behaviors to halt the spread of COVID-19, there are several hidden dimensions that can put pressure on land governance and management and threaten the land rights security of millions worldwide. In this section, we’ve put together the latest news on how COVID-19 affects various dimensions of land rights.  


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Foto: Mizzou CAFNR - Licença CC
24 Maio 2022
América Latina e Caribe

Foto: Mizzou CAFNR - Licença CC

O relatório O Estado das Florestas no Mundo 2022 analisa como Argentina, Brasil, Colômbia, Guatemala, Peru e outros países da região avançaram em iniciativas sustentáveis e resilientes.  

Foto: UN News
24 Maio 2022

Foto: UN News. Abdulla Shahid é presidente da Assembleia Geral da ONU.

Por Abdulla Shahid, Presidente da 76ª sessão da Assembleia Geral da ONU


Relatórios e Pesquisa
Janeiro 2022

In 2019, the long-awaited transition of presidential power from Nursultan Nazarbayev to his anointed successor Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev took place. However, Nazarbayev continues to wield power. Among his many positions is the chair-for-life of the National Security Council, a constitutional body that has effective veto power over key policy decisions.

Artigos e Livros
Janeiro 2022
América Latina e Caribe
América Central
América do Sul

A COVID-19 é um acontecimento liminal. Repentinamente, reconfigurou a organização da vida quotidiana, colocou a ordem política à prova e levou à recessão econômica.


29 Setembro 2022 to 30 Setembro 2022

To mark the thirtieth anniversary of the Faculty of Forestry, University of Banja Luka and 30 years of PFE "Šume Republike Srpske" ad Sokolac, with the support of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and The International Union for Conservation of Nature , is organizing an international scientific conference FORS²D under the theme ""Perspectives of forestry and related se

International Union for Conservation of Nature


Kamiel Choi/Pixabay
5 Outubro 2021

'O único crescimento sustentável é o decrescimento' - Kamiel Choi/Pixabay

Precisamos parar de ter debates em que não nos ouvimos para nos unirmos contra os verdadeiros inimigos da justiça ambiental

Por Beth Stratford

2 Julho 2021
Danny Wijnhoud
Países Baixos

This session zoomed in on the local situation and challenges faced by grassroots communities and women in some low-Income countries. It provided an overview of support provided by Civil Society organizations (and governments) facilitating communities, women in particular, to step up the efforts to strengthen their land rights and to generate resilience in face of the climate and COVID-19 challenges they are facing.

More secure land tenure provides much better opportunities to face climate and COVID-19 challenges by investing in high biodiversity local food & income systems.

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