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Ibrahim Thiaw says: “The priority is to mitigate drought and improve water resources and water management,” External link

nature-Earth-and-Environmental-Sciences Saturday, September 14, 2019 4:00:00 PM CEST

Jim Skea said: “Land plays an important role in the climate system,” External link

newsnow-co-uk Saturday, September 14, 2019 2:21:00 PM CEST

Ibrahim Thiaw said: "When young people from one part of the world cannot produce enough for their families, they will have to move to another place. And we cannot stop them from migrating," External link

allafrica Saturday, September 14, 2019 4:35:00 AM CEST

Ibrahim Thiaw said: "It's all degraded land. You have the population growing on the one hand and resources shrinking on the other," External link

allafrica Saturday, September 14, 2019 4:35:00 AM CEST

Ibrahim Thiaw said: "I know that area well and they do not hate each other. They are simply competing over land and water," External link

allafrica Saturday, September 14, 2019 4:35:00 AM CEST

Ibrahim Thiaw said: "Now they are every other year," External link

allafrica Saturday, September 14, 2019 4:35:00 AM CEST

Audrey Azoulay said: “According to our projections , nine million girls of primary school age will never start school or set foot in a classroom, compared to about three million boys” External link

un-org Friday, September 13, 2019 10:51:00 PM CEST

Ibrahim Thiaw said: “We have woken up to the fact that we will see more frequent and severe droughts, a phenomenon that will be exacerbated by climate change” External link

un-org Friday, September 13, 2019 9:51:00 PM CEST

Sunita Narain told: "In India, [this trend] is a cause of land and water mismanagement, and it is now exacerbated by climate change events," External link

newsnow-co-uk Thursday, September 12, 2019 2:44:00 PM CEST

Eduardo Mansur said: “Today we have 60% of the global population living with severe water scarcity for at least one month in a year. The impact on drylands specially is tremendous,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 11, 2019 7:19:00 PM CEST

Ibrahim Thiaw said: “Drought is a major obstacle to achieving sustainable development goal-15 (reverse land degradation). We need to move faster in our fight against drought. Let us dust this villain, and mitigate climate change” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 11, 2019 7:19:00 PM CEST

Ibrahim Thiaw said: "Drought is a major obstacle to achieving sustainable development goal-15 (SDG-15). We need to move faster in our fight against drought. Let us dust this villain, and mitigate climate change ," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 11, 2019 6:07:00 PM CEST

Narendra Modi stated: "I would like to draw your attention to another land degradation; it is the menace of plastic waste. My government has announced that India will put an end to single-use plastic in the coming years. The time has come for the world to say goodbye to single-use plastic," External link

asianage Wednesday, September 11, 2019 10:38:00 AM CEST

Narendra Modi stated: "I would like to draw your attention to another land degradation; it is the menace of plastic waste. My government has announced that India will put an end to single-use plastic in the coming years. The time has come for the world to say goodbye to single-use plastic," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, September 11, 2019 10:13:00 AM CEST

Inger Andersen said: “It is clear that a huge step-up is required on all fronts if the world is to achieve sustainable development and reverse the climate and nature crises,” External link

newsnow-co-uk Wednesday, September 11, 2019 9:03:00 AM CEST

Ibrahim Thiaw said: “Good to have adaptation as a top agenda here, usually it finds itself at the bottom. We should address mitigation but it should not come at the expense of adaptation,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, September 10, 2019 8:14:00 PM CEST

Ibrahim Thiaw said: “Good to have adaptation as a top agenda here, usually it finds itself at the bottom. We should address mitigation but it should not come at the expense of adaptation,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, September 10, 2019 5:10:00 PM CEST

Inger Anderson said: “We understand now that adaptation is the most important. We understand it is protecting what we hold dear is critical. This commission lists out the consequences and costs, but it also puts forward what we need and understand the range of future options. Nature based solutions is what we need to think about in adaptation,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, September 10, 2019 5:10:00 PM CEST

Jae Hyun said: "Through the launch, we are initiating restoration at the border areas to built trust and peace in the bordering countries," External link

irishsun Tuesday, September 10, 2019 4:16:00 PM CEST

Narendra Modi said: “Another form of land degradation, which, if not prevented, would become impossible to reverse. This is the menace of plastic waste. Apart from having adverse health implications, this is going to render land unproductive and unfit for agriculture,” External link

financialexpress Tuesday, September 10, 2019 4:39:00 AM CEST

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