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Food security is one of the greatest challenges facing Burundi—roughly 85 percent of Burundian households face daily food insecurity. The country’s economy is dominated by small-scale, rain-fed…
The agriculture sector in Senegal is extremely vulnerable to environmental degradation and climate change.  Composed largely of drylands, smallholder farmers in Senegal face a myriad of threats:…
Niger is a country highly vulnerable to climate change—more than 80 percent of Niger’s population relies on smallholder agriculture for food and income. Climate variability, amplified by the effects…

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The Global Environment Facility (GEF) was established to help tackle our planet’s most pressing environmental problems and is an international partnership of 183 countries, international institutions…
The twenty-fifth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 25), the fifteenth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 15), and…
The 3rd edition of the Conference on Land Policy in Africa will be organised by the African Land Policy Centre which is a joint initiative of the African Union Commission, the United Nations Economic…