Combating drought and desertification
United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund Project fact sheet: Emergency livelihood support to drought-affected communities in NamibiaPDF
In a bid to avert the devastating effects of the critical drought situation in Namibia, the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO), with financial support from the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), availed N$10 million to assist 3250 drought-stricken farming households in...
RECLIMA contributes to minimizing desertification and drought in El SalvadorVideo
El Salvador is part of the "Dry Corridor of Central America", which is considered one of the most vulnerable countries to climate risks in the world. Droughts and floods threaten the food security of vulnerable rural families
UNCCD capacity building training fair Georgetown (Guyana) 25–26 Jan 2019 – PresentationsWebsite
A series of e-learning courses on land degradation neutrality (LDN) including useful case studies, gender and LDN, drought preparedness, and building resilience to sand and dust storms. Users need to register in order to access the material.
Handbook of drought indicators and indicesPDF
The purpose of this handbook is to cover some of the most commonly used drought indicators/indices that are being applied across drought-prone regions, with the goal of advancing monitoring, early warning and information delivery systems in support of risk-based drought management policies and...
Studies and reports
|Kind of Activities||Understanding basic concepts|
|Collection Updated||November 2021|