Coral washed up by the waves in Fiji. Credit: Bioversity International/D.Mijatovic

Linking local plans to the big picture - an experience from Fiji

How can we bring together the large-scale and the local scale? Read this experience of using resilience indicators in Fiji in a guest post by...

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Contrast of barren landscape and fruit tree orchard in Kyrgyzstan. Credit:Bioversity International/P.Quek

Fruit trees key to restoring degraded land in Central Asia

Bioversity researchers are working with national partners to restore degraded lands in Central Asia with native fruit tree species. Learn more in this...

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Rice terraces in Nepal landscape. Credit: Bioversity International/J.Zucker

A snapshot of integrated landscape management in Asia

What works in integrated landscape management and what doesn’t? Bioversity researcher Chandni Singh gives us a snapshot from 166 landscape initiatives...

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Landscape in Mbeya, Tanzania. Credit: A.Hart

Book launch – Climate Smart Landscapes: Multifunctionality in Practice 

Read Chapter 7 on integrated landscape initiatives in Africa and Latin America in the book – Climate Smart Landscapes: Multifunctionality in Practice,...

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Toolkit for Indicators of Resilience

A new toolkit to measure resilience is now available

Today at the IUCN World Parks Congress in Sydney, Australia, Bioversity International is launching a toolkit in partnership with the Satoyama...

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Multifunctional landscape in Northwest Vietnam. Credit: Bioversity International/L.Sebastian

Launching the Ecosystem Services and Resilience Framework

Led by Bioversity International scientists and a group of experts, the Ecosystem Services and Resilience Framework will guide all activities of the...

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Co-management meeting in Mongolia. Credit: Bioversity International/R.Vernooy

Co-management: overcoming the tragedy of the commons

Bioversity International scientist Ronnie Vernooy writes about the co-management of pastoral lands in Mongolia, as a guest author on the Agriculture...

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Rainforest Alliance certified coffee farm in Costa Rica. Credit: Bioversity International/C.Zanzanaini

The incompatibility of ecosystem-based agriculture with business thinking

A peek into the discussions about working with the private sector and ecosystem-based approaches to agriculture, from the 7th Annual Ecosystem...

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Cage farming of carp fish in the Rupa Lake rehabilation and fishery cooperative. Credit: Bioversity International/Bipin Saugat

Ecosystem services: How scales affect management planning

Pollination, pest control, clean water, erosion reduction and flood prevention – these are all ecosystem services that contribute to human well-being....

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Diversity of vegetables produced in home gardens, Nepal. Credit: LI-BIRD/A.Subedi

Big results from small plots: Home gardens in Nepal

Home gardens play a big role when it comes to improving dietary diversity, bringing in extra income, and improving family well-being through the use...

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