01.04.2015

Multi-stakeholder initiatives are a good alternative to promote sustainable development with the aid of market economy solutions, according to some. Others claim that they bear the danger of governments shirking their...

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24.03.2015

World-wide, over one third of deaths among children under five years old are associated with malnutrition. Scientists, field workers and representatives from government, private sector and civil society met at the 2nd International... 

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31.03.2015

Meant well doesn’t always mean done well. The Sustainable Development Goals are all set to undermine themselves, Stephan Klasen maintains. The worst aspect is that people, who really ought to be at the focus, threaten to fall by the... 

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01.04.2015

When the international community of states adopts the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in New York in September 2015, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) will once and for all be a thing of the past. Although it cannot be denied... 

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01.04.2015

The Swiss Development Cooperation – SDC – launched the Andean Forest and Climate Change (ANFOR) project, in December 2014. The main objective is to contribute to the long-term protection of Andean forests and to improve the income of... 

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11.03.2015

Unilever, Acumen and the Clinton Giustra Enterprise Partnership, an initiative of the Clinton Foundation, have launched the Enhanced Livelihoods Investment Initiative (ELII) to improve the situation of as many as 300,000 smallholder... 

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01.04.2015

The EU’s Common Agricultural Policy report shows how CAP and EU development policies could work together. 

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Beating Famine 2015:Southern Africa Conference – Sustainable Food Security through Land Regeneration in a Changing Climate

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Global Soil Week 2015

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Moringa Symposium and Congress

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