UNCCD: New reports and publications

The latest edition of the UNCCD News Alert (16 December 2010 – 07 January 2011) has been published. Here are some excerpts:

Synergistic Implementation of the Rio Conventions in the Drylands: From 8-11 November 2010, the third bi-annual conference on Drylands, Deserts and Desertification was held at the Sede Boqer’s Blaustein Institute for Desert Research at Ben Gurion University in Israel. Learn more about the event and its outcomes by visiting: http://www.unccd.int/publicinfo/partners/stories.php?newch=routetorestoration

UNDDD: The report on the European Launch of the United Nations Decade on Deserts and the Fight against Desertification (UNDDD) is now online. Learn more about this and other UNDDD events by clicking: http://unddd.unccd.int/index.htm

CST: Learn more about the two-day technical workshop on impact indicators refinement organized by the UNCCD on 16-17 December 2010. The report and presentations are also online at: http://www.unccd.int/science/announce/ImpactIndicators.php

LAC Bulletin: The Latin America and the Caribbean region Bulletin is now available at: http://www.unccd.int/regional/lac/menu.php