French Scientific Committee on Desertification

Comité Scientifique Français de la Désertification

Integrating the combat against desertification and land degradation into negotiations on climate change: a winning strategy

Published in 2008

This document explains in big lines the existing links between desertification and climatic change. It shows that in fact the fight is the same. This document has been written with the aim of convincing the decision-makers involved in the Climate Convention of the interest of the subject. This « non paper » was also diffused to European colleagues working on the desertification and the climate (experts, Brussels).