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Soil fertility managment and adding trees to farms can boost agricultural productivity and increase the drought tolerance of crops.

PRESS RELEASE: World Bank Plans to Invest over $5 Billion in Drylands in Africa

January 11, 2021

Working with many partners, PROGREEN will invest $14.5 million in five Sahelian countries – Burkina Faso, Chad, Niger, Mali, Mauritania.

Intro slide to the October 2020 session on biodiversity at GLF

EVENT: Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) Biodiversity Digital Conference: One World – One Health

October 28, 2020

PROGREEN co-hosted a session with the World Bank on Landscape biodiversity for healthy people and healthy economies: tools for preventing future pandemics and for re-establishing nature-based tourism (NBT) after COVID-19”. The session discussed emerging research and evidence on pathways for spill over of zoonotic diseases such as COVID-19 from animals to humans, what actions can manage or stop such spill over and how a One Health approach that looks at human, animal and environmental health together can help project design and implementation.

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Global Landscapes Forum 2019

September 28, 2019, New York City
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