In focus SDGs


Event Coverage - 12 Aug 2016
The Summit's 300+ participants brought perspectives from across geographic and sectoral boundaries to discuss ways toward a more integrated approach to...
Video Q&A - 14 Jul 2016
Increased transparency is pushing the private sector toward deforestation-free commodities, expert says.

Video Q&A - 16 Jun 2016
CIFOR’s Peter Holmgren on investing in landscapes
First installment in a series of interviews from the 2016 Global Landscapes Forum - The Investment Case
Event Coverage - 13 Jun 2016
2016 Global Landscapes Forum: Connecting funds to farms and forests (Part 2)
Attendees of this year's Global Landscapes Forum in London discuss concrete solutions to boost private sector investment in landscapes- from greening supply...
Event Coverage - 11 Jun 2016
2016 Global Landscapes Forum: Connecting funds to farms and forests (Part 1)
Interest in finance for development and environment has reached a new level of prominence, as witnessed at the 2016 Global Landscapes Forum in London.
DG’s Column - 29 Feb 2016
Forestry in the new development era
A broader understanding of “forestry” can lead to greater reach and more powerful impact.
Event Coverage - 17 Dec 2015
A river runs through it: Why water needs a landscape approach too
Everyone needs water, so local groups must work together to make sure there’s enough to go around, panel says.
DG’s Column - 7 Dec 2015
‘It is complex but our future is worth the effort’
A transcript of Peter Holmgren's address in the opening plenary of the 2015 Global Landscapes Forum in Paris on 5 December.
Analysis - 4 Dec 2015
How landscape approaches can help achieve the SDGs – in three (challenging) steps
Achieving the SDGs is not going to be easy and there’s no single way to do it, but landscapes could provide a useful framework.
DG’s Column - 30 Nov 2015
Climate isn’t everything … so welcome to the Global Landscapes Forum
Many solutions for a sustainable future are tied to landscapes and must meet local needs, while building on global talks.
Interview - 15 Oct 2015
‘Forests are well and truly on the global food security agenda’
It's time for a forward-looking, holistic approach to diets and landscapes, a scientist tells us on World Food Day.