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November 21, 2023

Deforestation is one of the most pressing global challenges in relation to the climate and biodiversity crises. Recently, the European Union (EU) has taken a step towards addressing this challenge by adopting the new EU Deforestation Regulation (EUDR) to secure deforestation-free supply chains. In this blog post, the authors open a discussion of consequences and effectiveness of this new supply chain regulation. The post is based on a May 2023 webinar hosted by GLP's Telecoupling Research Towards Sustainable Transformation of Land Systems Working Group.   Read full post

Related Working Group(s): Telecoupling Research Towards Sustainable Transformation of Land Systems

Jobs

April 18, 2024

Prof. Eric Lambin seeks three post-doctoral researchers and a PhD student for his new ERC Advanced Grant on “Land use implications of the renewable energy transition”. Deadline: 30 June 2025

Jobs

April 18, 2024

The Sustainability Research Group at the University of Basel, led by Prof. Dr. Janina Grabs, is looking for one postdoctoral researcher to investigate the governance of sustainable agri-food systems, with a particular focus on the implementation of mandatory sustainability legislation in tropical agri-food commodity chains. Deadline: 1 May 2024

News

April 18, 2024

A new paper in Conservation Biology reviews how mining as a threat to biodiversity is covered in high-level conservation policies, and proposes eight key components of a global strategy to address mining threats.

Event

March 26, 2024

Publishing holds many challenges for early-careers - from selecting proper journals to navigating authorship decisions. In our upcoming webinar, we will tackle some of these issues through the insights of a panel of Land System Science researchers from the GLP Scientific Steering Committee, all with vast experience in the field. Join us for an engaging exchange, discussions, Q&As, and valuable tips that will empower you on your publishing journey.

News

March 20, 2024

The GLP Socio-Ecological Land Systems of Latin America Working Group added members Elizabeth Díaz-General and Carlos Ramirez-Reyes to its team of coordinators at a 15 March 2024 meeting.

News

March 20, 2024

On 15 March 2024, the GLP Socio-Ecological Land Systems of Latin America Working Group hosted a meeting to discuss next steps in moving forward efforts to map SELS in Latin American regions beyond Mexico.

Event

March 20, 2024

The LANDSCAPE 2024 conference (the 3rd triannual LANDSCAPE conference) brings together international experts to discuss the transformation of agricultural landscapes. The theme of the conference is "Agroecosystems in Transformation: visions, technologies, and actors", highlighting the critical importance of having a clear vision, innovative technologies, and actors in driving sustainable changes in agricultural landscapes.

News

March 20, 2024

Conserving and recovering mountain landscape functions are key concerns in the 2030 Agenda of the United Nations and a focus of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021–2030. The articles in this issue highlight the social dimensions of diverse restoration efforts, including páramo protection in Ecuador, puna grassland rehabilitation in Peru, forest plantations in Ethiopia, spring conservation in Nepal, and large-scale landscape conservation in North America.

Event

March 20, 2024

Here is an invitation to the virtual (and free of charge) International Spring School for Socially Engaged Research in Life Sciences on 9-10 April 2024. Deadline to apply: 4 April 2024