PROGREEN: The Global Partnership for Sustainable and Resilient Landscapes

Pillars

Pillar 1: Management of Forests and Land-based Ecosystems

Strengthening sustainable management of forests and land-based ecosystems

Three Acacia trees leading off into the distance in a wide open field in the plains of Kenya, Africa
Three Acacia trees leading off into the distance in a wide open field in the plains of Kenya, Africa. Photo: Susan Schmitz/Shutterstock.com
Pillar 1 will increase the area of land under integrated management to improve livelihoods, support economic development, and maintain and restore ecosystem services. Activities supported under this Pillar will:

  • promote sustainable land and natural resource management practices
  • restore land to improve ecosystem services
  • protect ecosystems that have a high conservation value
  • advance forest tenure security
  • improve livelihoods
  • strengthen management of protected areas
  • encourage nature-based tourism
  • engage indigenous peoples and local communities