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IISD promotes human development and environmental sustainability.

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    2019: The Year to End Harmful Fisheries Subsidies

    2019: The Year to End Harmful Fisheries Subsidies

    The UN Secretary General's Special Envoy for the Ocean shares why this year is our best chance to eliminate a pillar of overfishing.

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Humanity faces immense and urgent challenges

Climate change, biodiversity loss and poverty pose a serious threat to present and future generations. Learn More


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Navigating Troubled Waters

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Our Food. Our Farmers. The Planet.

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Investing in Progress

Agriculture is on the front lines of nearly all urgent global challenges, from hunger to climate change to biodiversity loss and freshwater scarcity. We provide solutions so agriculture can act as a driver for change. 


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