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World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought: 17 June

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The World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought is observed every year to promote public awareness of international efforts to combat desertification. The day is a unique moment to remind everyone that land degradation neutrality is achievable through problem-solving, strong community involvement and co-operation at all levels. 311 more words


Consumers and Private Sector critical in fighting droughts and land degradation, says UN

More than 3.2 billion people, or 2 in every 5 people, are impacted by land degradation today and up to 143 million people could move within their countries by 2050 to escape water scarcity and falling crop productivity due to the slow onset impacts of climate change. 1,033 more words


June 17th is 'World Day to Combat Desertification'

Tomorrow (Sunday 17th June) is the World Day to Combat Desertification organised by the United Nations.

Why is this relevant to the proposed massive solar power station on our glorious coastal countryside? 232 more words


Causes Of Desertification

Desertification is the process when fertile land becomes desert, typically as a result of drought, deforestation, or inappropriate agriculture.

Below are six different causes of desertification with a brief summary: 60 more words


Panoramic views?

There are some huge files uploaded by Cleve Hill as part of their consultation information, and it can be really difficult to access them. The visualisations specifically are large in both file size and format. 93 more words


World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

On June 17 2018, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification would be observing “World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought”.

The UNCCD Secretariat invites various organizations such as international and non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders to draw attention to land issues and educate the public about effective methods of achieving  45 more words


"This is Nigeria" | "This is America" | And for Christian Villages and Fulani Land Pirates Alike, "Carrying Capacity" Plus an Interesting Defense Industry Question

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Published on May 9, 2018: Infectious in beat, jarring in violence and imagery, Donald Glover’s new music video “This Is America” touches on painful racial history and our contemporary culture of mass entertainment and murder. 491 more words

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