Landscapes Blog

December 16, 2019

The African Landscapes Dialogue highlights the central role of Local Landscape Champions

Manon KoningsteinEcoAgriculture Partners

This blog around the thematic discussion of Landscape Convening and Governance is the first one in a series addressing the different thematic discussions that took place during the African Landscapes Dialogue (ALD) in Arusha, Tanzania, last 9-12 November 2019. Imagine a small area of around 10 square kilometers. Now imagine all that lives, grows and […] ...
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November 12, 2019

The Importance of Dialogue and Innovative Partnerships

Manon KoningsteinEcoAgriculture Partners

Yesterday, November 12th, Over 150 participants from 18 African countries have come together for the first day of the African Landscapes Dialogue – a gathering of Landscape Leaders from across Africa bound together by a shared vision and responsibility to problem solve collective problems facing the continent and the planet. Opening remarks were given by […] ...
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November 7, 2019

Strengthening grassroots capacity for locally-led landscape development in Africa

Manon KoningsteinEcoAgriculture Partners

As national and international programs on sustainable land and water management, climate-smart agriculture and land restoration grow, it is critical to empower and ensure the participation of African landscape leaders in the decision-making and execution of these initiatives. A focus has to be put on sustainable and inclusive development at the local landscape level, integratin ...
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