ARIDnet: Assessment, Research,
and Integration of Desertification research
What is Desertification?
Research Coordination Networks in Biological Sciences (RCN)
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||National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Coordination Networks (RCN)
||Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)
||FAO web site on desertification: "aims to assist national, regional and international stakeholders and networks involved in sustainable development of drylands and in particular in the implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)"
||The German Competence Network for Research to Combat Desertification
||International Fund for Agricultural Development: Tackling Land Degradation and Desertification
||MEDALUS is an European Union project on desertification in the Mediterranean regions.
||Web resources on desertification: an excellent source for many programs concerning desertification
||CIESIN: Center for International Earth Science Information Network: Land Degradation and Desertification