“Innovations in sustainable rangelands and pastoralism” resolution passed by the United Nations Environment Assembly 4.
Many organisations and people worked to make this Resolution, specifically on rangelands and pastoralism, happen. It is great step forward towards acknowledgement of the value of mobile pastoralism at global level.
Resolution is urging and inviting States:
– to raise awareness & promote innovative solutions for sustainable rangelands & pastoralism taking into account traditional knowledge http:/
– to strengthen global efforts to conserve & sustainably use rangelands acknowledging ongoing global efforts to introduce a proposal for an International Year of Rangelands and Pastoralism to the FAO’s Committee on Agriculture http://
– to support rangeland restoration through increased promotion of investments, incentives, market access, soil & water conservation, conservation & sustainable use of biodiversity, planned grazing & herding mechanism etc.
English version of the resolution