Sandra Cordon

Sandra Cordon

ABOUT THE WRITER

A longtime journalist in her native Canada and in her adopted home of Italy, Cordon is a contributing writer and editor with GLF and CIFOR. Cordon worked across Canada with the national news agency The Canadian Press (CP) before focusing on monetary policy as a speechwriter with The Bank of Canada. She holds degrees in political science and journalism and is at present working towards her Master's degree in International Relations with Queen Mary University in London. 

By this writer
Top 10 quotes on Indigenous peoples and climate change
24 Jun 2019

Words of the wise from GLF Bonn 2019

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Indigenous peoples’ work in world’s protected areas is ignored and untapped
6 Jun 2019

Benchmark mapping study adds to mounting evidence

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In China, the largest bamboo structure of its kind proclaims the plant’s future
27 May 2019

On the unexpected uses of the fast-growing grass

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Landscape restoration expensive, exhausting – essential
16 May 2019

Lessons from 5 continents in GLF Kyoto Act III

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Talking about a revolution for nature’s rights
22 Apr 2019

From Pacha Mama to ancestral rivers, areas of the earth are earning legal rights

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Who is applying rights-of-nature laws?
22 Apr 2019

A look at six countries

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For Indigenous peoples, higher U.N. status gained, but rights still lacking
15 Apr 2019

A discussion with activist Joan Carling ahead of U.N. Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

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Decision-making by Indigenous, local communities essential for restoration
15 Apr 2019

Land-dependent groups have a vested interest in success

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Asia-Pacific region lagging on 2030 Agenda, warns report
10 Apr 2019

Countries must improve capacity to collect and share statistics

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For more restoration in Madagascar, embracing tenure ‘blends’
25 Mar 2019

Research reveals links between different forms of tenure and restoration

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5 women-driven technologies helping the world’s health
8 Mar 2019

An International Women’s Day special

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Growing need for food is reason for more biodiversity
6 Mar 2019

New study links ecosystem health and agricultural productivity

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U.N. declares 2021 to 2030 ‘Decade on Ecosystem Restoration’
1 Mar 2019

General Assembly agrees to urgently address global challenges through restoration

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