Analysis

Reports

These documents take deep looks and analyze major issues in environmental conservation, agricultural production and sustainability, and livelihood resilience.

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22 Results for Reports

Frameworks for Integrating Conservation and Development Approaches and Scaling Impact

  • Louise Buck
  • Sara Scherr

This report synthesizes strategic lessons from the CARE-WWF Alliance’s recent decade of programming in Mozambique, Nepal and Tanzania, and proposes generic frameworks to help guide future programming.

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Exploring Property Rights and Tenure in Integrated Landscape Management

  • Louise Buck
  • Sara Scherr
  • Barbara Chami
  • Melissa Goldman
  • Ted Lawrence
  • Jefferson Mecham
  • Ellen Nevers
  • Ryan Thomas

Social-ecological landscapes comprise multiple ecological niches and land uses, as well as diverse, and often overlapping, jurisdictions for land and resource management which can pose particular challenges for land governance and property rights....

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Spatial modelling of participatory landscape scenarios

  • Johan Meijer
  • Sara Scherr
  • Seth Shames
  • Paul Giesen

Spatially explicit modeling tools can be helpful in participatory scenario development with stakeholders from multiple sectors. In a set of three case studies by PBL and EcoAgriculture Partners, this combined approach demonstrated the potential to...

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The African Landscapes Action Plan, Phase 2

From March sixth to ninth, 2017, 140 ILM practitioners, farmers, researchers, policymakers, and finance, business, and community leaders – 113 from 16 African countries and 27 from the United States and Europe – convened in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia...

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Business for Sustainable Landscapes

  • Sara Scherr
  • Seth Shames
  • Lee Gross
  • Maria Ana Borges
  • Gerard Bos
  • André Brasser

This report draws widely from the diverse experience of landscape partnerships to analyze the challenges and opportunities for businesses and their partners, and lays out critical actions needed by businesses themselves, and by financial...

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Public Policy Guidelines for Integrated Landscape Management

  • Seth Shames
  • Krista Heiner
  • Sara Scherr

National and sub-national policies that create the enabling conditions for integrated landscape management still need to be put in place in most areas of the world. Thankfully, policymakers have a large set of tools at their disposal, many of which...

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Landscape Partnerships for Sustainable Development

To achieve the SDGs by 2030 will require a radically different paradigm of development than was applied to the Millennium Development Goals. A new approach that breaks down sectoral barriers, capitalizes on synergies in land uses and human...

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Scaling Up Investment & Finance for Integrated Landscape Management: Challenges & Innovations

  • Seth Shames
  • Sara Scherr

To achieve the SDGs, new models of investment and finance are needed that not only incentivize the scaling up of investment in sustainable agriculture and land management, but do so in strategic ways that contribute to the inter-related goals and...

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African Agribusiness Needs and Opportunities Assessment

  • Abigail Hart
  • Lee Gross

This document reports on a collaborative, stakeholder-engaged assessment of the resources that are needed to build capacities for meaningful private sector engagement in integrated landscape initiatives that can advance the scaling up of Sustainable...

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The Landscape Approach For Sustainability in African Agribusiness

  • Lee Gross
  • Louis Wertz

The booklet was designed for leaders of African agriculture, food and beverage companies, and for the civil society and government land managers working to engage them. It offers cases of front-running companies who have applied the landscape...

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