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.

Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)
The CBD brings together 196 countries working to conserve biological diversity, and to promote the sustainable use of the components of biodiversity, and the fair and equitable sharing... Read More
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the leading international body for the assessment of climate change. It was established by the United Nations Environment... Read More
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
In its mission to stabilize greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that will prevent dangerous human interference with the climate system, the United Nations... Read More
UNIQUE forestry and land use
UNIQUE forestry and land use is a leading international consulting firm that provides expert services and advice on forest management and sustainable land use. Clients are both private... Read More
United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF)
The UNFF is an intergovernmental policy forum which brings together UN member states and specialized agencies to promote the management, conservation and sustainable development of all... Read More
UN Environment
UN Environment undertakes restoration as part of its work on Ecosystem Management and the Green Economy - success stories are highlighted on the website, as well as a key 2010 UN... Read More
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
As part of their goal of sustainable management and utilization of natural resources, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) supports an integrated approach to production, taking... Read More
Ramsar Convention on wetlands
The Ramsar Convention brings together member countries to maintain the ecological character of their Wetlands of International Importance and to plan for the wise and sustainable use... Read More
Society for Ecological Restoration (SER)
The Society for Ecological Restoration is dedicated to reversing degradation of the aquatic, marine, and terrestrial environments that underpin our economies and societies, and... Read More

Resources

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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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 below.

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.