decision–making dryland

The UN Convention to Combat Desertification and Drought (UNCCD) notes that to combat desertification effectively, both women and men should participate fully in the preparation and implementation of dryland development activities. This publication presents an easily read chronicle on what the authors consider major events that led to this landmark international agreement which legally obligates governments to promote the role of women in dryland management, including lessons learned which can be applied to other Multilateral Environmental Agreements. 

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