Goal 15: Life on Land
Goal 15: Life on Land

Goal 15: Life on Land

Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss

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  • SDG Ziel 14: Leben unter Wasser
    SDG Ziel 15: Leben an Land
    Tropical bird in flight
    © GettyImages/4FR
    © GettyImages/4FR

    Biodiversity and its potential for economic development

    Virtual Coffee Break (recording)

    Here you will learn how Indonesia, on the one hand of the most biologically resource-rich countries on earth and on the other hand a country where many biota are now threatened with extinction, is trying to halt and reverse biodiversity loss.

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  • SDG Ziel 15: Leben an Land
    Cover of the poetry book "Dodos auf der Flucht"
    © Verlagshaus Berlin
    © Verlagshaus Berlin

    SDG 15 - Poetry about science of the species

    Mikael Vogel’s poetry collection ‘Dodos auf der Flucht’ (dodos on the run) focuses on extinct animal species and the role of human beings in the disappearance of species.   

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  • Agenda 2030
    SDG Ziel 15: Leben an Land
    Hands plant a young seedling in fertile soil
    © Getty Images/LukaTDB
    © Getty Images/LukaTDB

    Three questions about SDG 15

    1014 spoke with Diana Chaplin, the Canopy Director of One Tree Planted, a nonprofit on a mission to make it simple for anyone to help the environment by planting trees.

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  • Agenda 2030
    SDG Ziel 15: Leben an Land
    Volunteers hang up birdhouses
    Birdhouses can also provide nesting sites and shelter for rare species.© getty images/ SolStock
    Birdhouses can also provide nesting sites and shelter for rare species. © getty images/ SolStock

    Why biodiversity loss hurts humans as much as climate change

    They are the tireless stewards of the air, water and land from which we live. But the millions of species whose toil underpins our prosperity are gravely endangered by human activity, scientists say — and that imperils us in turn.

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“We can be the first generation that ends poverty and the last that avoids the worst effects of climate change.”

Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary General from 2007 to 2016

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