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February 27, 2020

Using the global model produces accuracies greater to individual models, with an overall classification accuracy greater than 80% for each city, this research provides an empirically grounded method to map cities, write GLP Member Shivani Agarwal and GLP Fellow Harina Nagendra in a new article in the Journal of Land Use Science.

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February 27, 2020

GLP Member Amrita Sen and GLP Fellow Harini Nagendra published in the Journal of Land Use Science, discussing the growing body of literature that examines environmental placemaking and arguing that this literature contributes significant explanatory power to land change science, by helping understand the motivations that act as precursors to shape both proximate drivers of land change, and responses to them.

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January 23, 2020

Research practice, funding agencies and global science organizations suggest that research aimed at addressing sustainability challenges is most effective when ‘co-produced’ by academics and non-academics. The authors of a new paper in Nature Sustainability, including GLP Fellow Harini Nagendra and Executive Officer Ariane de Bremond, and several leaders and coordinators of Future Earth's global research projects (GRPs), propose a set of four general principles that underlie high quality knowledge co-production for sustainability research. Using these principles, they offer practical guidance on how to engage in meaningful co-productive practices, and how to evaluate their quality and success.

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July 10, 2019

In this MOOC, participants learn theory, methods and tools to understand the landscapes we live in and to solve landscape-related environmental problems. GLP Fellow Harini Nagendra is among the faculty for the course, which is now in its second year and is being offered by ETH Zuerich.

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