Ecosystems


Restoring our relationship with nature

The CAP should prioritize sustainable food production systems

Agroforestry is largely regarded as a sustainable means of food production beneficial…

Rejuvenating our landscapes: How the next decade is critical for the planet

As we near the launch of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration…

The hidden art of agroforestry

Aside from aesthetics, there’s nothing particularly striking about trees on an agricultural…

Harnessing the power of nature to heal herself

The Earth will abide. Mother Nature has provided us with all the…

Diverse forests are essential for the future

Trees are the rising stars for tackling the climate crisis. The 2019…

History and hustle: Urban agriculture in the Bronx

A small, youth-led urban farm offers insights into the renaissance of urban…

Agroforestry and biodiversity

Nearly one million species are currently at risk of extinction. This startling…

Urban permaculture in Barcelona: The Nest City Lab

Permaculture has become global but what is urban permaculture, and why does…

The disappearing of Indonesia’s rainforests

In early August 2019, I went on a ten-day journey across the…

Ant Forest plants trees for sustainable behavior

Alipay is the world’s largest digital platform for gathering data on people’s…

The EU Green Deal, biodiversity and forests: Ingredients for success

Our future relies on sustainably managed, resilient forests. The EU Green Deal…

Backing biodiversity

This year signals the end of the Decade on Biodiversity (2011-2020). The…

The bioeconomy - bringing life to the center of our economy

The industrial era and the fossil-based economy which have dominated the last…

Carbon removal enters mainstream climate debate

Much as in the energy transition debate, the big question is who…

Euro-Mediterranean integration: The role of regional and local authorities

In the year marking the 25th anniversary of the Barcelona Declaration, the…

EUBCE 2020: Transition to a Bioeconomy

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