Technical Workshop on Managing Living Soils

5 Dec 2012 - 7 Dec 2012
Rome, Italy

This workshop aims to review the state of the art in regard to soil management across the world and within each region, drawing on participants knowledge of the status and trends in specific countries and contexts, practical experiences and case studies, including relevant processes or mechanisms that can be built on or scaled up to support sustainable soil management. The event is organized in the framework of the Global Soil Partnership (GSP), which is intended to raise awareness of decision makers on the vital role of soil resources for achieving food security, adapting to and mitigating climate change and guaranteeing provision of environmental services.

UN Organisation(s): 
Italian Institute for Environmental Protection and Research, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission