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  1. Library Resource
    Multimedia
    March, 2019
    Morocco, Tunisia, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda, Benin, Ghana, Niger, Nigeria, Mexico, Bolivia, Colombia, Cambodia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Jordan, United Kingdom

    Wave 2 country infographics in one document. Countries include: Benin, Bolivia, Cambodia, Colombia, Ghana, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Malawi, Mexico, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom and Vietnam

  2. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 2019
    Europe

    This report comes at a critical time for Europe. The new President and Commission have already committed to a European Green Deal to achieve climate neutrality by 2050. They have further pledged to place the SDGs at the centre of the European Semester – the Union’s framework for the coordination of economic policies across member states. Indeed, in their mission letters each new Commissioner is asked to ensure “the delivery of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals within their policy area.

  3. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 2019
    Global

    The 2019 edition of the Land for Life Award puts the spotlight on individuals and organizations that made outstanding contributions to achieve land degradation neutrality on a large scale, with long-term changes and dedicated actions for 25 years or longer. Those remarkable projects involve local people, communities and the society, raising the level of their ambition.

    Meanwhile, recent assessments remind us that two billion hectares of land are now degraded worldwide. This represents an area larger than the territory of the Russian Federation, the biggest country in the world.

  4. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 2019
    Europe

    This 2019 SDG Index and Dashboards Report for European Cities (prototype version) provides an overview of the performance of 45 capital cities and large metropolitan areas on the Agenda 2030 and 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by global leaders in September 2015 at the UN Sustainable Development Summit.

  5. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    December, 2019
    United States of America

    US cities are at the forefront of the sustainable development challenge. They contain 80% of the country’s population, and therefore have the capacity to make or break SDG achievement (US Census Bureau 2016). But, while crucial to SDG attainment, they Executive Summary cannot accomplish this alone. While 80 percent of US residents live in urban areas, only 3 percent of land is urban; rural and urban areas are deeply interconnected (US Census Bureau 2016).

  6. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    November, 2019
    Thailand

    ป่าชุมชนมันมีพัฒนาการ ทำให้เกิดอะไรใหม่ๆ มากมายใน 30 ปีที่ผ่านมา ป่าชุมชนไม่ได้อยู่แค่ป่า มันเพิ่มอำนาจต่อรองให้ชาวบ้าน ทั้งดึงงบประมาณรัฐ เข้าไปมีบทบาท อบต. รวมตัวกันฟื้นระบบนิเวศ สร้างแหล่งท่องเที่ยว และเจรจาให้เทศบาลมาจัดการขยะเพื่อแลกกับการดูแลป่า ป่าชุมชนทำให้คู่ตรงข้ามหมดความหมาย ทั้งคู่ตรงข้ามป่ากับเกษตร หรือการอนุรักษ์กับการพัฒนา ป่าชุมชนสามารถทำให้ไปด้วยกัน เคลื่อนไปไกลกว่าที่คิด” (อานันท์ กาญจนพันธุ์, 2561)

  7. Library Resource
    Journal Articles & Books
    January, 2019
    Global

    An Introduction to 3D Cadastre

  8. Library Resource
    Reports & Research
    December, 2019

    Natural areas are essential for species conservation and outdoor recreation. Where conservation and recreational values are under threat, site managers need to take measures to protect them. Scientific knowledge and tools might help them to predict the outcomes of planned measures and create support amongst stakeholders. To be accepted by all stakeholders the knowledge and tools must possess three attributes credibility, salience and legitimacy.

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