Stories tagged: Global Landscapes Forum

Global Landscapes Forum: Nairobi

29th – 30th August

Nairobi, Kenya

Every year, Africa loses an estimated 2.8 million hectares of forest, with deforestation and land degradation seriously affecting its environment and people. The 2018 GLF Nairobi will help build and align international, national and private sector support for forest and landscape restoration, and will pave the way for turning this support into action. By bringing together actors from all backgrounds and sectors, the conference will spark a global conversation around Africa’s landscapes.

The 2018 GLF Nairobi will showcase and explore success stories and challenges across the continent and will foster political and community commitment to implement the AFR100 Initiative: restoring 100 million hectares of degraded landscapes across Africa by 2030.

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Global Landscapes Forum: Climate Action for Sustainable Development

16th November 2016

Marrakech, Morocco

The Global Landscapes Forum: Climate Action for Sustainable Development will bring together 500 select experts and leaders – and thousands more online – in Marrakesh in a thematic, focused event to act against climate change. Among the speakers confirmed is Erik SolheimUNEP Executive Director. Read more >>