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Promoting dialogue between science, policy and practice, to build capacity for sustainable management of biodiversity and ecosystem services worldwide.
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Pesticides are a primary threat to bees 🐝 and other beneficial insects. 🦋🐞
Ahead of #WorldBeeDay on 20 May, let’s show our appreciation for our #pollinators by being cautious with our use of these chemicals.It is time to re-think how we can support bees and the livelihoods and systems they, in turn, support.
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Pesticides are a primary threat to bees 🐝 and other beneficial insects. 🦋🐞
Ahead of #WorldBeeDay on 20 May, let’s show our appreciation for our #pollinators by being cautious with our use of these chemicals.

With almost 30% of global seagrasses lost since the late 19th century, restoration initiatives are needed to protect these coastal 🌊 ecosystems and the services they provide.
Read about this amazing #LocalConservation project helping to improve #SeagrassRestoration on the island of Batanta 🇮🇩: ow.ly/2riZ50J8miJ

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With almost 30% of global seagrasses lost since the late 19th century, restoration initiatives are needed to protect these coastal 🌊 ecosystems and the services they provide.
Read about this amazing #LocalConservation project helping to improve #SeagrassRestoration on the island of Batanta 🇮🇩: http://ow.ly/2riZ50J8miJ

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Reversing and preventing #LandDegradation is imperative if we want ecosystems to keep working. 🚨
From #Biodiversity Loss to #FoodSecurity and climate change, #LandRestoration is a viable solution for all. 💚🌿

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Reversing and preventing #LandDegradation is imperative if we want ecosystems to keep working. 🚨 
From #Biodiversity Loss to #FoodSecurity and climate change, #LandRestoration is a viable solution for all. 💚🌿

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#OutNow
Read Ethiopia's Summary for Policymakers 📃 on the findings of the national ecosystem assessment. It highlights the status and trends of #biodiversity and ecosystems in 🇪🇹 and the need for urgent policies and strategies to realize the desired common future. 🌎
ow.ly/gnEn50J8mUX

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#OutNow
Read Ethiopias Summary for Policymakers 📃 on the findings of the national ecosystem assessment. It highlights the status and trends of #biodiversity and ecosystems in 🇪🇹 and the need for urgent policies and strategies to realize the desired common future. 🌎
http://ow.ly/gnEn50J8mUX

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If we act and adopt policies to safeguard marine life, we can restore the ocean’s #biodiversity and achieve our vision of living in harmony with nature by 2050. 🌊💚 ... See MoreSee Less

#LandDegradation has frightening implications for the future of #FoodProduction, 🍅 an indispensable ecosystem function that needs healthy land and soil in order to thrive. 🌱
Let's pledge to do more to protect the earth beneath our feet — we can't survive without it. ⚠️

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#LandDegradation has frightening implications for the future of #FoodProduction, 🍅 an indispensable ecosystem function that needs healthy land and soil in order to thrive. 🌱
Lets pledge to do more to protect the earth beneath our feet — we cant survive without it. ⚠️

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Women are critical actors and allies in the fight against land degradation. They must be active participants in #LandDegradationNeutrality (LDN) initiatives.
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification offers guidance on how to incorporate the unique perspectives of women in LDN projects ➡️ ow.ly/FnZI50J8lMw
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Women are critical actors and allies in the fight against land degradation. They must be active participants in #LandDegradationNeutrality (LDN) initiatives.
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification offers guidance on how to incorporate the unique perspectives of women in LDN projects ➡️ http://ow.ly/FnZI50J8lMw
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📣 #HappeningTomorrow: the Rio Conventions Pavilion Land Restoration Day at #UNCCDCOP15!

Join the event on 17 May to learn about BES-Net's role in supporting #LandRestoration in Cameroon, Malawi and Kazakhstan, and United Nations Development Programme - UNDP’s Ecosystem Restoration Promise. 🌿💚
Register now: ow.ly/1i6050J9tq6
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📣 #HappeningTomorrow: the Rio Conventions Pavilion Land Restoration Day at #UNCCDCOP15!

Join the event on 17 May to learn about BES-Nets role in supporting #LandRestoration in Cameroon, Malawi and Kazakhstan, and United Nations Development Programme - UNDP’s Ecosystem Restoration Promise. 🌿💚 
Register now: http://ow.ly/1i6050J9tq6

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