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Monique Barbut said : "They restored in one go, 400 million hectares of land and transformed it into an agroforestry programme," "This programme has helped [uplift] out of poverty, 6.7 million people. Secondly, we have seen now that the rain patterns have changed. Where there was no rain before, rain is coming back, so there are many positive impacts of land restoration" External link

allafrica Saturday, February 2, 2019 4:41:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : "We see them more and more, and if you look at all the IPCC reports, we know that they are going to become even more severe and more frequent. This is the reality we are faced with, whatever increase of temperature we get," External link

globalissues Friday, February 1, 2019 7:25:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : “We see them more and more, and if you look at all the [Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change] IPCC reports, we know that they are going to become even more severe and more frequent. This is the reality we are faced with, whatever increase of temperature we get,” External link

ipsnews Friday, February 1, 2019 12:29:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : "If you look at all those, generally it's the women who are the first target of all those things. It is absolutely abnormal. In many countries, women do not have any property rights," External link

globalissues Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : "Just by doing that we are taking out six hours of work of women because it takes them about three hours per day to go get food to cook and three hours per day to go get water," External link

globalissues Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut added : "So clearly, there is a direct link between the consequences of land degradation and the wellbeing of women in most countries. It's not as severe in some countries but in every single country we see how things change when we empower women on the land management," External link

globalissues Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : “If you look at all those, generally it’s the women who are the first target of all those things. It is absolutely abnormal. In many countries, women do not have any property rights,” External link

ipsnews Thursday, January 31, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : “Just by doing that we are taking out six hours of work of women because it takes them about three hours per day to go get food to cook and three hours per day to go get water,” External link

ipsnews Thursday, January 31, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut added : “So clearly, there is a direct link between the consequences of land degradation and the wellbeing of women in most countries. It’s not as severe in some countries but in every single country we see how things change when we empower women on the land management,” External link

ipsnews Thursday, January 31, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : "We have about 125 countries which have decided to set what we call their LDN targets. But we are difference from many other conventions. We have decided to also follow up on the implementation," External link

globalissues Wednesday, January 30, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "Nobody can say that the funding is not available. None of those transformative projects is yet at a stage that we are going for the funding outside," "I have been, prior to this position, the CEO of the GEF (Global Environmental Facility) which is the largest funding mechanism of the world; and I am going to tell you something which might surprise you. The lack of funding is never a problem. The problem is to get the right project. If you have a good project, I can tell you that the funding is always available" External link

globalissues Wednesday, January 30, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut added : "Many developing countries say there is no funding, I am saying no. The project that you are presenting are not right or rightly presented to attract the donors. Our job is to help you to make them attractive enough," External link

globalissues Wednesday, January 30, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut explained : "It means, already, we have about 12 million dollars secured. Just by doing that, showing the world that they were willing to put their full allocation into that, we have already got IFAD, a big global multi-lateral financial institution which has said, we're ready to add 45 million dollars," "So, without even yet having the project being designed, we know that we have about 55 million dollars for that project that we are going to set up in the Gambia" External link

globalissues Wednesday, January 30, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "They restored in one go, 400 million hectares of land and transformed it into an agroforestry programme," "This programme has helped out of poverty, 6.7 million people. Secondly, we have seen now that the rain patterns have changed. Where there was no rain before, rain is coming back, so there are many positive impacts of land restoration" External link

globalissues Tuesday, January 29, 2019 7:58:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “India is one of the countries affected by desertification, and is facing new challenges, among which are recurrent droughts and dust and sand storms,” External link

expressindia Thursday, January 24, 2019 3:53:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “India is one of the countries affected by desertification and is facing new challenges, among which are recurrent droughts and dust and sandstorms. The country has tremendous potential to turn these challenges into opportunities through improved land use and management, and to provide the leadership the world needs to take bold actions,” External link

expressindia Thursday, January 24, 2019 3:53:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "India is one of the countries affected by desertification, and is facing new challenges, among which are recurrent droughts and dust and sand storms. The country has tremendous potential to turn these challenges into opportunities through improved land use and management, and to provide the leadership the world needs to take bold actions," External link

asianage Thursday, January 24, 2019 3:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “Some battles took place, but you took bold measures for our Convention. We have a new strategic framework and a new reporting cycle. We have a Drought Initiative. We have taken fundamental decisions on gender, capacity-building, migration and sand and dust storms,” External link

ngrguardiannews Monday, September 18, 2017 9:25:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “Some battles took place, but you took bold measures for our Convention. We have a new strategic framework and a new reporting cycle. We have a Drought Initiative. We have taken fundamental decisions on gender, capacity-building, migration and sand and dust storms,” External link

eurasiareview Sunday, September 17, 2017 8:28:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The mechanism will promote fair and impartial development of UN member states. Through introducing green development concepts and technologies, it will deepen exchanges in the economy and other fields among countries involved in the Belt and Road," External link

china Saturday, September 16, 2017 10:02:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The mechanism will promote fair and impartial development of UN member states. Through introducing green development concepts and technologies, it will deepen exchanges in the economy and other fields among countries involved in the Belt and Road," External link

peopledaily Saturday, September 16, 2017 9:05:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The mechanism will promote fair and impartial development of UN member states. Through introducing green development concepts and technologies, it will deepen exchanges in the economy and other fields among countries involved in the Belt and Road," External link

chinadaily Saturday, September 16, 2017 2:53:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “As the ready supply of healthy and productive land dries up and the population grows, competition is intensifying for land within countries and globally,” External link

euractiv-en Wednesday, September 13, 2017 1:04:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The population is growing at an extra 200,000 people every day, while 20 countries have declared drought emergencies in the last 18 months alone. We are clearly not sufficiently prepared for these challenges. Hundreds of millions of people go to bed desperate, hungry and thirsty as a result. Under business as usual scenarios, there is no future relief," External link

china.org.cn Tuesday, September 12, 2017 7:33:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “We hope that from this Conference, drought will become an area of strategic area of focus for the Convention,” External link

eurasiareview Monday, September 11, 2017 4:21:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The achievements of China are very encouraging because many of the successful projects are launched in the country's poorest areas with low technology," External link

chinadaily Thursday, September 7, 2017 4:57:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut wrote : "Unless we change our approach, when drought comes and the rains fail, the future of the 400 million African farmers who rely on rain fed subsistence agriculture, for example, is put in jeopardy," External link

allafrica Wednesday, November 23, 2016 5:51:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "New strategies are required to help countries halt land degradation that has direct link to droughts, conflicts and forced migration," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, October 18, 2016 6:55:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "We must pay attention to destruction of forests and wetlands that is fueling desertification. Other measures include investment in large-scale early warning systems," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, October 18, 2016 6:55:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "At present, 102 countries have already endorsed the 2018-2030 strategy to combat desertification. There is more political interest on desertification and countries are putting strong measures to manage this threat," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, October 18, 2016 6:55:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "Conserving land and restoring that which is degraded back to health is not a benefit that only flows to the billions of people who eke out a living directly from the land," "It is a vote to safeguard our own freedoms of choice, and those of our children. It is also a moral standard against which we may well be judged by history," External link

xinhuanet_en Saturday, June 18, 2016 12:45:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The rights we claim to enjoy these land resources come with a heavy moral obligation to manage them well. More so, as we may be, literally, the last generation that can significantly slow down the accelerated loss of the land resources left," "This generation -- our generation -- has the time, human, knowledge and financial means to reverse these trends, and restore a vast amount of the degraded lands," External link

xinhuanet_en Saturday, June 18, 2016 12:45:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
secretary45.56%EN09/16/201716/09/2017
executive secretary37.78%EN09/16/201716/09/2017
secrétaire15.56%FR09/09/201709/09/2017
chief executive1.11%EN08/29/200629/08/2006
Names Lang Count
Monique BarbutEN64.65%
Monique BarbutFR33.33%
Monique BarbutPT2.02%
Monique BarbutAR0.00%


 
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Monique Barbut said : "They restored in one go, 400 million hectares of land and transformed it into an agroforestry programme," "This programme has helped [uplift] out of poverty, 6.7 million people. Secondly, we have seen now that the rain patterns have changed. Where there was no rain before, rain is coming back, so there are many positive impacts of land restoration" External link

allafrica Saturday, February 2, 2019 4:41:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : "We see them more and more, and if you look at all the IPCC reports, we know that they are going to become even more severe and more frequent. This is the reality we are faced with, whatever increase of temperature we get," External link

globalissues Friday, February 1, 2019 7:25:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : “We see them more and more, and if you look at all the [Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change] IPCC reports, we know that they are going to become even more severe and more frequent. This is the reality we are faced with, whatever increase of temperature we get,” External link

ipsnews Friday, February 1, 2019 12:29:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : "If you look at all those, generally it's the women who are the first target of all those things. It is absolutely abnormal. In many countries, women do not have any property rights," External link

globalissues Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : "Just by doing that we are taking out six hours of work of women because it takes them about three hours per day to go get food to cook and three hours per day to go get water," External link

globalissues Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut added : "So clearly, there is a direct link between the consequences of land degradation and the wellbeing of women in most countries. It's not as severe in some countries but in every single country we see how things change when we empower women on the land management," External link

globalissues Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:49:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : “If you look at all those, generally it’s the women who are the first target of all those things. It is absolutely abnormal. In many countries, women do not have any property rights,” External link

ipsnews Thursday, January 31, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : “Just by doing that we are taking out six hours of work of women because it takes them about three hours per day to go get food to cook and three hours per day to go get water,” External link

ipsnews Thursday, January 31, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut added : “So clearly, there is a direct link between the consequences of land degradation and the wellbeing of women in most countries. It’s not as severe in some countries but in every single country we see how things change when we empower women on the land management,” External link

ipsnews Thursday, January 31, 2019 5:46:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut told : "We have about 125 countries which have decided to set what we call their LDN targets. But we are difference from many other conventions. We have decided to also follow up on the implementation," External link

globalissues Wednesday, January 30, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "Nobody can say that the funding is not available. None of those transformative projects is yet at a stage that we are going for the funding outside," "I have been, prior to this position, the CEO of the GEF (Global Environmental Facility) which is the largest funding mechanism of the world; and I am going to tell you something which might surprise you. The lack of funding is never a problem. The problem is to get the right project. If you have a good project, I can tell you that the funding is always available" External link

globalissues Wednesday, January 30, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut added : "Many developing countries say there is no funding, I am saying no. The project that you are presenting are not right or rightly presented to attract the donors. Our job is to help you to make them attractive enough," External link

globalissues Wednesday, January 30, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut explained : "It means, already, we have about 12 million dollars secured. Just by doing that, showing the world that they were willing to put their full allocation into that, we have already got IFAD, a big global multi-lateral financial institution which has said, we're ready to add 45 million dollars," "So, without even yet having the project being designed, we know that we have about 55 million dollars for that project that we are going to set up in the Gambia" External link

globalissues Wednesday, January 30, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "They restored in one go, 400 million hectares of land and transformed it into an agroforestry programme," "This programme has helped out of poverty, 6.7 million people. Secondly, we have seen now that the rain patterns have changed. Where there was no rain before, rain is coming back, so there are many positive impacts of land restoration" External link

globalissues Tuesday, January 29, 2019 7:58:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “India is one of the countries affected by desertification, and is facing new challenges, among which are recurrent droughts and dust and sand storms,” External link

expressindia Thursday, January 24, 2019 3:53:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “India is one of the countries affected by desertification and is facing new challenges, among which are recurrent droughts and dust and sandstorms. The country has tremendous potential to turn these challenges into opportunities through improved land use and management, and to provide the leadership the world needs to take bold actions,” External link

expressindia Thursday, January 24, 2019 3:53:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "India is one of the countries affected by desertification, and is facing new challenges, among which are recurrent droughts and dust and sand storms. The country has tremendous potential to turn these challenges into opportunities through improved land use and management, and to provide the leadership the world needs to take bold actions," External link

asianage Thursday, January 24, 2019 3:47:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “Some battles took place, but you took bold measures for our Convention. We have a new strategic framework and a new reporting cycle. We have a Drought Initiative. We have taken fundamental decisions on gender, capacity-building, migration and sand and dust storms,” External link

ngrguardiannews Monday, September 18, 2017 9:25:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “Some battles took place, but you took bold measures for our Convention. We have a new strategic framework and a new reporting cycle. We have a Drought Initiative. We have taken fundamental decisions on gender, capacity-building, migration and sand and dust storms,” External link

eurasiareview Sunday, September 17, 2017 8:28:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The mechanism will promote fair and impartial development of UN member states. Through introducing green development concepts and technologies, it will deepen exchanges in the economy and other fields among countries involved in the Belt and Road," External link

china Saturday, September 16, 2017 10:02:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The mechanism will promote fair and impartial development of UN member states. Through introducing green development concepts and technologies, it will deepen exchanges in the economy and other fields among countries involved in the Belt and Road," External link

peopledaily Saturday, September 16, 2017 9:05:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The mechanism will promote fair and impartial development of UN member states. Through introducing green development concepts and technologies, it will deepen exchanges in the economy and other fields among countries involved in the Belt and Road," External link

chinadaily Saturday, September 16, 2017 2:53:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “As the ready supply of healthy and productive land dries up and the population grows, competition is intensifying for land within countries and globally,” External link

euractiv-en Wednesday, September 13, 2017 1:04:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The population is growing at an extra 200,000 people every day, while 20 countries have declared drought emergencies in the last 18 months alone. We are clearly not sufficiently prepared for these challenges. Hundreds of millions of people go to bed desperate, hungry and thirsty as a result. Under business as usual scenarios, there is no future relief," External link

china.org.cn Tuesday, September 12, 2017 7:33:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : “We hope that from this Conference, drought will become an area of strategic area of focus for the Convention,” External link

eurasiareview Monday, September 11, 2017 4:21:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The achievements of China are very encouraging because many of the successful projects are launched in the country's poorest areas with low technology," External link

chinadaily Thursday, September 7, 2017 4:57:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut wrote : "Unless we change our approach, when drought comes and the rains fail, the future of the 400 million African farmers who rely on rain fed subsistence agriculture, for example, is put in jeopardy," External link

allafrica Wednesday, November 23, 2016 5:51:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "New strategies are required to help countries halt land degradation that has direct link to droughts, conflicts and forced migration," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, October 18, 2016 6:55:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "We must pay attention to destruction of forests and wetlands that is fueling desertification. Other measures include investment in large-scale early warning systems," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, October 18, 2016 6:55:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "At present, 102 countries have already endorsed the 2018-2030 strategy to combat desertification. There is more political interest on desertification and countries are putting strong measures to manage this threat," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, October 18, 2016 6:55:00 PM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "Conserving land and restoring that which is degraded back to health is not a benefit that only flows to the billions of people who eke out a living directly from the land," "It is a vote to safeguard our own freedoms of choice, and those of our children. It is also a moral standard against which we may well be judged by history," External link

xinhuanet_en Saturday, June 18, 2016 12:45:00 AM EAT

Monique Barbut said : "The rights we claim to enjoy these land resources come with a heavy moral obligation to manage them well. More so, as we may be, literally, the last generation that can significantly slow down the accelerated loss of the land resources left," "This generation -- our generation -- has the time, human, knowledge and financial means to reverse these trends, and restore a vast amount of the degraded lands," External link

xinhuanet_en Saturday, June 18, 2016 12:45:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
secretary45.56%EN09/16/201716/09/2017
executive secretary37.78%EN09/16/201716/09/2017
secrétaire15.56%FR09/09/201709/09/2017
chief executive1.11%EN08/29/200629/08/2006
Names Lang Count
Monique BarbutEN64.65%
Monique BarbutFR33.33%
Monique BarbutPT2.02%
Monique BarbutAR0.00%


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