Target

Sustainable Development Target 15.3 by 2020, combat desertification, and restore degraded land and soil, including land affected by desertification, drought and floods, and strive to achieve a land-degradation neutral world

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For open data regarding this target see #SDG15 - Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, ....


Several articles of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda or the New Urban Agenda describe possible initiatives. If these articles are not listed here, then look them up via Search the Actor Atlas using one or more of these terms desertification drought floods land-degradation restore-land restore-soil.

#cofog0540 - Protection of biodiversity and landscape (CS)
#aaaa63 - Conserve and sustainably use biodiversity and ecosystems


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Spanish: #sdt153 - Luchar contra la desertificación, rehabilitar las tierras y los suelos degradados, incluidas las tierras afectadas...
French: fr1:sdt153

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