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In this MOOC, we are talking about land degradation. We know it is a problem, but how big is it?
How much percent of the earth’s usable land is already degraded?
Degraded land has become a major issue - all over the world. What do you think are the causes of land degradation?
What are the main causes of land degradation?
Land degradation threatens the livelihood of many people. What do you think are the main consequences?
Taking action to prevent and/or reverse land degradation has costs. At the same time, there are benefits for investing and applying sustainable land management practices.
What do you expect?
To prevent or reverse land degradation, one needs options.
Which are options to address land degradation?
Reversing land degradation needs instruments.
Which economic instruments are available?