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Search or browse through our library of existing resources on land degradation and restoration. Entries include scientific articles, reports, policy briefs, webinars, videos, and more. To view a particular resource, click on its name below.

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8932
Making the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration a Social-Ecological Endeavour
Joern Fischer, Maraja Riechers, Jacqueline Loos et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2021

The United Nations (UN) recently declared 2021 to 2030 the Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. Against this background, we review recent...

8931
Toward a Dualistic Growth? Population Increase and Land-Use Change in Rome, Italy
Leonardo Bianchini, Gianluca Egidi, Ahmed Alhuseen et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2021

The spatial mismatch between population growth and settlement expansion is at the base of current models of urban growth. Empirical...

8930
Land Use Change and Farmers’ Sense of Place in Typical Catchment of the Loess Hilly and Gully...
Yi Li, Yurui Li, Bin Fang et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Clarifying the relationship between land use and farmers’ sense of place on a micro-scale is significant for enriching the perspective...

8929
Interaction between Land Financing Strategy and the Implementation Deviation of Local...
Bin Jiang, Xupeng Zhang, Danling Chen, Xinhai Lu,
Documents, Online database/library
2021

The deviation of implementation of China’s cultivated land protection policy is the core problem urgently needing to be solved in the...

8928
Land Use Transitions and Farm Performance in China: A Perspective of Land Fragmentation
Changquan Liu, Tingting Li, Dengwang Li, Shukun Wang
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Land fragmentation (LF) is widespread worldwide and affects farmers’ decision-making and, thus, farm performance. We used detailed...

8927
Industrial Land Change in Chinese Silk Road Cities and Its Influence on Environments
Sidong Zhao, Yiran Yan, Jing Han
Documents, Online database/library
2021

The “Belt and Road” has developed from a Chinese initiative to an international consensus, and Silk Road cities are becoming a strategic...

8926
Land Use Transitions: Progress, Challenges and Prospects
Hualou Long, Yingnan Zhang, Shuangshuang Tu, Li Ma
Documents, Online database/library
2021

The study of land-use transition has generally become an important breakthrough point to deeply understand the human-land interaction...

8919
Risks to Global Biodiversity and Indigenous Lands from China’s Overseas Development Finance
Hongbo Yang, B. Alexander Simmons, Rebecca Ray et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2021

China has become one of the world’s largest lenders in overseas development finance. Development projects, such as roads, railways and...

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