"WRI, the Brazilian Business Council for Sustainable Development (CEBDS), and the Center for Sustainability Studies at the Getulio Vargas Foundation (GVces) launched the Brazilian Business and Ecosystem Services Partnership (PESE)&nbs
blog from ecoagricuture.org on working with local communities in Madagascar to stop illegal hunting and forest clearing with Conservation International's Conservation Steward's Program.
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This blog from Ecoagriculture details using sustainable land managment practices in Western Kenya as a methodology for carbon sequestration. The goal being to improve smallholder farming techniques and productivity as well as increasing crops' resilience to climate change. This methodology involves the use of carbon credits and was developed by The World Banks BioCarbon Fund.
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Transformation of the Khorezm region of Uzbekistan from forested to agricultural landscapes resulted in the formation of hundreds of lakes, the dynamics of which are largely controlled by inputs from irrigation runoff waters. The importance of the ecological and socio-cultural dimensions of one of these lakes, Shurkul, is discussed in order to understand the connection between humans and their environment.
The CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems.