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Desertification, land degradation and drought
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Multi-stakeholder partnerships and voluntary commitments
DA Project - Strengthening National Capacities to Manage Water Scarcity and Drought in West Asia and North Africa
Trends in Sustainable Development 2008-2009
This report highlights key developments and recent trends in agriculture, rural development, land, desertification and drought, five of the six themes being considered by the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD) at its 16th and 17th sessions (2008-2009).
A separate Trends Report addresses developments in Africa, the sixth thematic issue under consideration by the Commission.
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