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This Marketplace offers you opportunities of every kind, from everywhere in the world once they concern capacity building to facilitate sustainable land management. And, these are offered in English, Spanish and French through at least 15 new updates everyday! So use this Marketplace daily, and please share it with the world!
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The Institute of Research Engineers and Scientists (IRES)
The International Conference on Food and Agricultural Engineering (ICFAE)
The idea of the Conference on Food and Agricultural Engineering (ICFAE) is for the scientists, scholars, engineers and students from universities all around the world and the industry to present ongoing research activities, and hence to foster research relations between the universities and the industry. Key themes for the conference will be, among others: Plant and Animal Environment; Safety and Health in Agriculture; Food and Agricultural Waste…
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L'Université Catholique de Louvain et la Plateforme edX
MOOC - Hydraulique fluviale 1 - Écoulements à surface libre
Ce MOOC en hydraulique à surface libre va vous donner des clés pour comprendre les écoulements et leurs interactions avec l’environnement. Cette compréhension joue un rôle primordial pour assurer une gestion responsable et concevoir des aménagements qui permettent de tirer profit des cours d’eau tout en préservant l’environnement des impacts négatifs. Ce cours résulte d’une collaboration entre experts de plusieurs universités. Durant les quatre…
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2018-10-11
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Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA)
Initiative Digital Technologies for Agricultural Transformation in Africa
The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) launches a call to support the implementation of the effective use of digital technologies for agricultural transformation in Africa. Activities financed under this Call must facilitate the use of mechanized equipment by smallholder farmers and be implemented in at least two African countries. Funding of €50 thousand is available per project. Eligibility extends to private or civil…
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2018-10-21
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United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
Chief of Environmental Governance & Conventions Branch
The United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. UN Environment's Law Division is the lead Division charged with carrying out the functions in the field of…

The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) Capacity Building Marketplace is an exchange platform for those seeking and offering knowledge, training and opportunities related to the UNCCD’s mandate regarding the issues of capacity building. These resources are helpful for anyone working toward land degradation neutrality (LDN).

The Capacity Building Marketplace supports students, grassroots movements, professionals, researchers, civil society organizations (CSOs), farmers’ organizations and the general public to develop their full potential regarding sustainable land management practices to address drought and land degradation.

The Marketplace addresses the creation, strengthening and building of capacity as it relates to mitigation and adaptation to drought and desertification in concrete ways.

Here on the Marketplace you can:

  • Share and find experiences and new ideas
  • Increase your knowledge and skills
  • Be informed about capacity building efforts globally
  • Directly influence the Marketplace’s future content

If you have any questions or would like to provide feedback, please contact UNCCD Capacity Building Officer, Richard Byron-Cox via email rbyroncox [at] unccd.int or phone +49 2288 152 827.