Making a splash for SDGs and climate goals GLF 2015

Watch this Discussion Forum on the first day of the Global Landscapes Forum 2015, in Paris, France alongside COP21. The session provides a platform for debating how the landscape approach can contribute to the sustainable management of land and water resources. Is there scope for an integrated landscape approach to contribute to optimised watershed and river basin management that can be effective in realizing the SDGs?


Lotta Samuelson, Programme Manager, Swedish Water House

Terry Sunderland, Principal Scientist, Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)


Elisabeth Backteman, State Secretary, Swedish Ministry for Rural Affairs

Christian Dannecker, Director Sustainable Supply Chains and Land Use, South Pole Group

Evan Girvetz, Senior Scientist, International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)

Peter Holmgren, Director General, Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

Torgny Holmgren, Executive Director, Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)

Anders Malmer, Director, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) program SLU Global

Tui Shortland, Managing Director, Repo Consultancy

Maria Teresa Vargas, Executive Director, Fundación Natura, Bolivia

Saturday, 5 December 2015 Global Landscapes Forum, Paris, France #GLFCOP21 #ThinkLandscape



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