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INSIDER: How Land Use Paints a Clearer Picture of Urban Life

  • data map
  • INSIDER
  • land use
  • data
  • cities
  • maps
  • mapping
  • sustainable cities
An aerial view of Mexico City.
  • data map
  • INSIDER
  • land use
  • data
  • cities
  • maps
  • mapping
  • sustainable cities

How Local People Are Mapping Billions of Trees on Their Land

  • land use
  • forest restoration
  • landscapes
  • local impacts
  • monitoring
  • restoration
  • Forests
Woman stading next to a forest in Rwanda
  • land use
  • forest restoration
  • landscapes
  • local impacts
  • monitoring
  • restoration
  • Forests
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STATEMENT: Biden Administration Commits to Protect 30% of U.S. Land and Ocean by 2030

  • Food
  • Forests
  • conservation
  • land use
  • biodiversity
  • fisheries
  • oceans
  • protected areas
  • Food
  • Forests
  • conservation
  • land use
  • biodiversity
  • fisheries
  • oceans
  • protected areas
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Direct Air Capture: Resource Considerations and Costs for Carbon Removal

  • carbon removal
  • decarbonization
  • land use
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • Energy
  • water
A close-up of direct air capture machines.
  • carbon removal
  • decarbonization
  • land use
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • Energy
  • water

Developing Cities Need Cash. Land Value Capture Can Help

  • Cities
  • infrastructure
  • land use
  • development
  • cities
  • finance
  • Urban Development
People walk on and around an outdoor escalator at a train station in Shenzhen.
  • Cities
  • infrastructure
  • land use
  • development
  • cities
  • finance
  • Urban Development
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Europe Charts a Course for Sustainable Recovery from COVID-19

  • Buildings
  • Climate Resilience
  • coronavirus
  • land use
  • Europe
  • renewable energy
EU Parliament, Strasbourg, France
  • Buildings
  • Climate Resilience
  • coronavirus
  • land use
  • Europe
  • renewable energy
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After COVID-19: How We Can Improve the Global Food System

  • coronavirus
  • land use
  • agriculture
  • Food
  • food security
  • trade
Produce section of grocery store
  • coronavirus
  • land use
  • agriculture
  • Food
  • food security
  • trade
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The Causes and Effects of Soil Erosion, and How to Prevent It

  • Forests
  • land use
  • degraded lands
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • Indonesia
  • restoration
Indonesian farmers
  • Forests
  • land use
  • degraded lands
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • Indonesia
  • restoration
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PODCAST: Fixing Land Use, Fixing the World

  • Food
  • land use
  • podcasts
  • Europe
HRH The Prince of Wales meets Chief Kwasi Katakyie Bumagama II of Ghana as Paul Polman looks on
  • Food
  • land use
  • podcasts
  • Europe
Insights

To Fix City Slums, Don't Just Knock Them Down: Involve Residents in Upgrading Efforts

  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • housing
  • governance
  • Indonesia
  • people-oriented cities
  • poverty
  • public participation
View of one of the many informal settlements the city of Surabaya, Indonesia has upgraded since the 1960s with input and participation from residents. Photo by Peter Edelman.
  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • housing
  • governance
  • Indonesia
  • people-oriented cities
  • poverty
  • public participation

For Rural Communities, Protecting Land Is a Better Investment than Deforestation

  • Food
  • Forests
  • land use
  • India
  • indigenous people
  • Indonesia
  • south america
  • sustainable agriculture
In India's Narmada District, legal recognition of communities' land rights have enabled villages to invest in sustainable, more productive land management. Photo by...
  • Food
  • Forests
  • land use
  • India
  • indigenous people
  • Indonesia
  • south america
  • sustainable agriculture

As India Revises State Climate Plans, Who Should Have a Voice?

  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • climate policy
  • Climate Equity
  • governance
  • India
  • public participation
Kids carrying water in the Indian countryside. Photo by Mr. Fink/Flickr
  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • climate policy
  • Climate Equity
  • governance
  • India
  • public participation

12 Countries Sign Historic Agreement Guaranteeing Environmental Rights in Latin America and the Caribbean

  • Governance
  • Sustainable Development Goal 16
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
  • Governance
  • Sustainable Development Goal 16
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
  • land use
  • The Struggle for Land
  • commodities
  • Forests
  • indigenous people
  • Indonesia
  • land rights
  • palm oil
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  • cities for all
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • environmental democracy
  • public participation

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