This guidance document shows that it is possible to increase agricultural productivity and food security while halting or even reversing deforestation, highlighting the successful efforts of Costa Rica, Chile, the Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Tunisia and Viet Nam. The document states that the integrated land-use planning is the key to balancing land uses, underpinned by the right policy instruments to promote both sustainable forests and agriculture.

Download file: English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Spanish, Russian

Visit website

Organization: FAO

Theme: Adaptation

Topics: Agriculture and Food, Forestry, Adaptation, COP22 List of UN Publications

Type of material: Guidance Document

Publication date: 2016

Language: English, Chinese, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian