FAO Liaison Office in New York

12/04/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 12/02/2019 21:23

World Soil Day

World Soil Day 2019 (#WorldSoilDay) and its campaign 'Stop soil erosion, Save our future' is envisaged to raise awareness on the importance of sustaining healthy ecosystemsand human well-being by addressing the increasing challenges in soil management and, raise the profile of healthy soil by encouraging governments, organizations, communities and individuals around the world to engage in proactively improving soil health.

Share the key messages on social media

#StopSoilErosion is at the heart of the Global Soil Partnership's mandate as demonstrated by the Global Symposium on Soil Erosion. We work to ensure that people have safe and nutritious food to ensure active and healthy life without endangering essential ecosystems services. [...]

Campaign material

Whether you're a business, farmer, government, policy maker, civil society, YOU can turn the tide to #StopSoilErosion!

Around the world

Join us! Register your World Soil Day event and use our com toolkit to spread the word. #StopSoilErosion or it'll stop us!

Get involved in the WSD campaign!

Small action matters: check here some ideas to join the global effort to fight against erosion on 5 December 2019.

Greening the future photo challenge

Cover your soils to fight erosion, celebrate World Soil Day and have fun in 5 easy steps.