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Call for 2024 Equator Prize Nominations

Call for nominations to the Equator Prize 2024 Nominate now!

25 January 2024

This year’s Equator Prize will recognize innovative initiatives that showcase how action on nature, led by Indigenous Peoples and local communities, can provide effective climate solutions, and demonstrate effective pathways to transform our global systems for people and Planet. Winning initiatives…

Call for nominations open for Equator Prize 2024

Call for nominations open for Equator Prize 2024

25 January 2024

The 15th cycle of the Equator Initiative aims to identify innovative approaches and solutions led by Indigenous Peoples and local communities in three categories. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) led Equator Initiative releases a global call for nominations for the Equator Prize 2024…

NEWS: Land Portal celebrates 80 country profiles

13 November 2023

We are celebrating the Land Portal's 80th country profile -- Iraq -- and the 79 that stand behind it. This rich collection represents seven years of work and underpins the Land Portal's commitment to making land information open and accessible. We publish profiles in English, French, Spanish, and…

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Land administration in isolated, rural areas of Colombia

The Wait is Over

7 February 2024

The USAID-funded Land for Prosperity Activity  is developing capacity in land administration across all levels of government to strengthen land rights in underfunded municipalities across Colombia.

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Pandemic, social unrest and war echoing in the Amazon

Recent global events have had dyre impacts on the world's remaining forests, particularly in tropical regions.