Desertification

Desertification is a type of land degradation in drylands in which biological productivity is lost due to natural processes or induced by human activities whereby fertile areas become increasingly arid. It is the spread of arid areas caused by a variety of factors, such as climate change (particularly the current global warming) and overexploitation of soil as a result of human activity.Throughout geological history, the development of deserts has occurred naturally; however, when deserts emerge due to unchecked depletion of nutrients in soil that are essential for it to remain arable, then a virtual "soil death" can be spoken of, …

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CBD: Convention on Biological Diversity · 5 April 2024 English

The Executive Secretary circulates herewith, for the information of participants in the twenty- sixth meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice, the guidance related to using …

(CITES)  United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) Disaggregations of the Red List Index (climate change adaptation and mitigation, desertification), or capacity development type of activities MOU),  United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)  Intergovernmental Science-Policy on land. Sustainable manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, halt biodiversity Ramsar,  United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)  IPBES Global and Regional Assessments


World Bank Group · 4 April 2024 English

elsewhere g. Take necessary measures to reverse desertification, deforestation and environmental degradation


UN DESA: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs · 4 April 2024 English

Financing for Sustainable Development Report 2024 Inter-agency Task Force on Financing for Development Financing for Development at a Crossroads Domestic Public Private Business Development Debt Trade Systemic Technology Resources and …

(UNCITRAL) United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) United Nations Educational, Scientific


World Bank Group · 3 April 2024 French

Plan d’Action National de Lutte contre la Désertification PANA : Programme d’Action National d’Adaptation


World Bank Group · 3 April 2024 French

Programme d’Action National de Lutte Contre la Désertification PAR Plan d’Action de Réinstallation PAUR-AH des Écosystèmes et de la Dynamique de la Désertification PNSFMR Politique Nationale de Sécurisation les domaines et vont de la lutte contre la désertification aux changements climatiques en passant par all areas and range from the fight against desertification to climate change, including the management


RIS: Research and Information System for Developing Countries · 3 April 2024 English

In this regard, we welcome the outcome of the Twelfth Session of the High-Level Committee on the Review of Technical Cooperation among Developing Countries held in New York from 29 …

and cooperation with the biodiversity and desertification conventions. Fifth Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification 27. We note the outcome of the Fifth Conference of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification and emphasize its linkage to sustainable development


World Bank Group · 3 April 2024 English

during critical growing periods, as well as desertification over the last 50 years. The most highly stressed particularly vulnerable to climate change due to the desertification/drought and water scarcity. The project was


World Bank Group · 3 April 2024 French

Convention des Nations Unies sur la lutte contre la désertification, (vi) la Convention pour la protection du United Nations Convention on the fight against desertification, (vi) the Convention for the protection of


World Bank Group · 3 April 2024 English

The SOP program development objectives (PrDO) are to increase broadband access and usage in participating countries and to promote the establishment of a single digital market in Western Africa. There …

increasing incidences of drought, floods, desertification, and rising temperatures. Damages from natural


World Bank Group · 3 April 2024 French

Par leur seul rôle de muraille contre la désertification, les oasis remplissent de nombreuses fonctions


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