1. Plenary II: Cost and benefits of policies and practices addressing land degradation and drought in the drylands

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    Are the benefits of action worth the additional costs, or are the costs of action greater than the costs of inaction? This session will address the important issues of cost and benefits of policies…

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    • WED 5.1: Economics of Land Degradation (ELD) Initiative - Bridging the science-policy-practice divide - Mak

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      Time: Wednesday, 10/Apr/2013: 4:40pm - 6:00pm Workshop organized by the ELD initiative Presentations Economics of Land Degradation (ELD) Initiative - Bridging the science-policy-practice divide…

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      • WED 4.1: Global Environment Facility Session: Carbon - a valuable global benefit of sustainable land management

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        Time: Wednesday, 10/Apr/2013: 3:00pm - 4:30pm Special session organized by GEF Session Abstract This Special Session supports the two conference topic themes of (1) Economic and social impacts…

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        • CS: Closing Session

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          Walter J. AMMANN; President/CEO, Global Risk Forum GRF Davos, Davos, Switzerland, "Conference Draft Summary Report" Jonathan DAVIES; Chair of the Scientific Advisory Committee, Nairobi, Kenia

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          • Plenary IV: Strategies and policies for local, national, regional and international level

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            Land degradation can be prevented, degraded lands restored and drought mitigated through sustainable land and water use techniques supported by relevant institutional measures and policies. Understanding…

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            • FRI 1.1: From agroecological practice to policy: bridging the gap in dryland management

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              Time: Friday, 12/Apr/2013: 8:30am - 9:45am Workshop organized by ILEIA - AgriCultures Network Presentations From agroecological practice to policy: bridging the gap in dryland management Edith…

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              • THU 5.1: Towards a land-degradation-neutral world: from science to policy (Part 2/2)

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                Experts’ dialogue and workshop at the UNCCD Second Science Conference …the time has come for the international community to commit itself to a land degradation neutral world by setting sustainable…

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                • THU 4.1: Towards a land-degradation-neutral world: from science to policy (Part 1/2)

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                  Time: Thursday, 11/Apr/2013: 3:00pm - 4:30pm Part (1/2) Special session organized by IUCN and UNCCD Session Abstract Experts’ dialogue and workshop at the UNCCD Second Science Conference …the…

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                  • THU 3.1: Agroecology as a powerful tool for the development of drylands?

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                    Time: Thursday, 11/Apr/2013: 1:50pm - 2:50pm Special ession organized by CARI

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                    • Plenary III: Drivers of change and resilience increase

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                      To effectively tackle Desertification, Land Degradation and Drought (DLDD), and increase the resilience towards it, the drivers of change have to be systematically addressed. Social, economic, ecological…

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