Mainstreaming FLR & Biodiversity Conservation, Case Studies from the International Model Forest Network

This document provides select case studies from the International Model Forest Network (IMFN) related to mainstreaming ecosystem restoration and biodiversity conservation.It has been developed as a supplement in support of a short-term action plan on ecosystem restoration for Parties to the CBD

Bioversity International: Forest Genetic Resources Training Guide

This set of training materials makes Forest Genetic Resources (FGR) training relevant, attractive and accessible to non-specialists. It enables teachers and trainers to cover FGR issues in their courses, and increase understanding of how to manage diverse and complex forest and other tree based ecosystems sustainably. 

Unasylva: Forest and Landscape Restoration

This issue of Unasylva maps out some of the progress that has already been made with FLR, and the challenges that lie ahead.

IUFRO FLR Knowledge-Sharing Workshop reports and resources

The German Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) has entrusted the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO), FAO and Wageningen University with organizing international knowledge-sharing workshops on “Forest Landscape Restoration and Global Change: From Policy to Practice”, in Rwanda and El Salvador. 

Spatial Planning and Monitoring of Landscape Interventions

The Spatial Planning and Monitoring Guide: Maps to Link People with their Landscapes, developed by EcoAgriculture Partners and Cornell University for TerrAfrica, is designed to stimulate the use of maps in crosssectoral collaborations to locate, design and monitor interventions in rural landscapes.

A Landscape Perspective on M&E for SLM: Trainers’ Manual

This manual will aid trainers of sustainable land management (SLM) professionals to organize and conduct efective courses on monitoring and evaluation (M&E) from an integrated landscape management perspective.

Confronting Drought in Africa’s Drylands: Opportunities for Enhancing Resilience

This book contributes to the ongoing dialogue about measures to reduce the vulnerability and enhance the resilience xx FOREWORD of populations living in drylands.

TerrAfrica: Informing Future Interventions for Scaling-up Sustainable Land Management

Lessons learned for decision makers from a review of experiences of the TerrAfrica Strategic Investment Programme on SLM in Sub-Saharan Africa under the NEPAD - TerrAfrica Partnership Framework.

TerrAfrica:Sustainable Land Management Knowledge Platform

The TerrAfrica program has produced guidelines for best practices in sustainable land man­agement (SLM), with an aim to disseminate these promising practices and create a framework for invest­ment in SLM in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) (watch this short video on TerrAfrica). Based on these guidelines and best practices, this knowledge platform provides an easy-to-navigate tool to access the TerrAfrica knowledge and a visual space for community of practice to interact among each other and with experts from within and outside the continent.

IUFRO Policy Brief: Restoring Forest Landscapes: A "Win-Win" for People, Nature, and Climate

IUFRO launched its policy brief on forest landscape restoration today at COFO 23 World Forest Week hosted at the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization in Rome, Italy.