Organisations and Initiatives

The following organisations and initiatives are important contributors in the field of land degradation and restoration. They have provided content, experts, and more to BES-Net. To learn more about a particular organisation or initiative and the work they are doing, click on their logo below.

Norway's International Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI)
Norway's International Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI) aims at supporting efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing... Read More
Forest Carbon Partnership Facility (FCPF)
The Forest Carbon Partnership Facility is a global partnership of governments, businesses, civil society, and Indigenous Peoples focused on reducing emissions from deforestation and... Read More
BioCarbon Fund Initiative for Sustainable Forest Landscapes (ISFL)
The BioCarbon Fund Initiative for Sustainable Forest Landscapes (ISFL) is a multilateral fund, supported by donor governments and managed by the World Bank. It promotes reducing... Read More
Central African Forest Initiative (CAFI)
The Central African Forest Initiative (CAFI) is a unique initiative that supports strategic, holistic and country-level REDD+ and Low Emission Development investments while focusing on... Read More
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
UNDP support governments in 146 countries to undertake biodiversity and ecosystems management work, including restoration of terrestrial and coastal ecosystems to maintain the flow of... Read More
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)
The UNCCD brings together 195 countries working together to improve the living conditions for people in drylands, to maintain and restore land and soil productivity, and to mitigate... Read More
UNCCD Knowledge Hub
A key objective of the UNCCD is to become a global authority on scientific and technical knowledge in the areas of desertification, land degradation and drought (DLDD) and to address... Read More
UNCCD Capacity Building Marketplace
The UNCCD Capacity Building Marketplace, is a UNCCD initiative which addresses the issue of the creation, strengthening and building of capacity, relating to mitigation and adaptation... Read More
Intergovernmental Platform for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)
The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) is an independent intergovernmental body with the goal of assessing the state of the planet's... Read More

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Organisations and Initiatives

The following organisations and initiatives are leaders in the field of Land Degradation and Restoration. They have provided content, experts, and more to BES-Net. To learn more about a particular organization and the work they are doing click below.

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Experts

These individuals are experts in the field of Land Degradation and Restoration. BES-Net experts come from a wide range of sectors, from community activists to research scientists. They are available to answer questions, respond to polls, and engage in conversation with BES-Net users on their area of expertise. To learn more about an expert and their work, or get in touch with them, click below.