German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)
The BMZ is a founding member of the ELD Initiative. Freedom and security for all; a life without poverty, fear and environmental destruction – these are the aims of Germany's development policy. Guiding principles will be protecting human rights and fostering the developing countries' sense of ownership and ability to help themselves.
The European Commission (EC) is a founding member of the ELD Initiative promoting the European Union's general interest. The EC delivers humanitarian assistance and international aid worldwide with the goal to protect the environment and to minimise risks to climate, human health and biodiversity.
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) is a founding member of the ELD Initiative and the sole legally binding international agreement linking environment and development to sustainable land management in order to restore the productivity of degraded land, improve livelihoods, and reduce the impacts on vulnerable populations.
Group on Earth Observations Land Degradation Neutrality (GEO LDN) Initiative
Partenariat pour le Developpement Locale (PDL)
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