strategy

Restoring sustainable productivity in severely desertified drylands

Synonyms:
Implementing dryland reclamation
Implementation:
This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities. Agenda 21 recommends implementing urgent direct corrective measures in moderately to severely desertified drylands, with a view to restoring and sustaining their productivity.
Subjects:
Arid zones
Productivity
Resource utilization
Sustainable development
Type Classification:
E: Emanations of other strategies