• Pandemics, Environment, and Communities
    Moderators Gunjan Veda, Movement for Community-Led Development Nelly Mecklenburg, Institute for State Effectiveness Keynote Speakers David Bonnardeaux, Director of Environment, Pact  Neil Vora, Pandemic Prevention Fellow, Conservation International Janet Edmond, Senior Director for Peace and Development Partnerships, Conservation International
  • Community-led Food System Models: Self-Sustaining and Shock-Resilient
    Featured Photo Credit: IIRR By Peter Williams, President, International Institute of Rural Reconstruction A stark global demographic projection, paired with the limited capacity to produce food at a low environmental cost, is cause for one of the most food insecure periods in modern times. The food crisis affecting more than 25% of the world’s population…
  • Preparing for Training and Facilitating
    Description: This module provides information and techniques for planning participatory training in the context of natural resource management. The main target group of this module is people who are familiar with participatory methods and tools but may have less practical experience with providing participatory training. Quick Tip: This source includes information about participatory training. It…
  • #WorldEnvironmentDay – Communities are the key!
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