What are the Sustainable Development Goals?
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity.
Small-scale farmers in Kenya are facing an outbreak of fall army worms that are causing a severe damage to crops and mostly maize which is a staple crop grown in Kenya.It has destroyed 70% of crops and Experts are warning that Kenyans are likely to lose a total of 60 million bags of the staple crop maize due to the fall army worm attack. Management interventions that improve the resilience of crops to the fall army worm in Kenya are described.
Date: May 03, 2017 at 1:30 PM GMT Register: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3724766445296304642 ABSTRACT: Over the last 4 years, World Resource Institute, a global research organization, and Vizzuality, a missio
Somalia became the 193rd part to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) when it ratified it in September 2009. The notice of ratification was registered with the CBD Secretariat in December 2009.
This is the Draft of the first National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan of the Federal Republic of Somalia. Somalia acceded to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in Aichi in September 2009 and became the 193rd party to the CBD. By ratifying the CBD, Somalia committed to attain the objectives of CBD and as first step commenced the formulation of this NBSAP in September 2014. This draft NBSAP is thus the first effort in the history of Somalia to holistically and systematically look at the overall spectrum of biodiversity – ecosystems, species and genetic diversity.
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