Association «Ukrainian Soil Partnership» was established under the umbrella of the Global Soil Partnership with a support of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). The founders of the Association are leading state institutes and organizations in the field of soil science and soil resources management. The objective of the Association is to develop practical mechanisms and methodological support aimed at supporting and promoting sustainable soil management in Ukraine by enhancing a dialogue between existing multilateral national and international initiatives and the development of practical technological solutions.
Our key objectives are to promote sustainable soil management (SSM) and improve soil management to ensure healthy and productive soils, as well as to support the provision of basic ecosystem services to ensure food security and improve nutrition, adaptation and mitigation of climate change and sustainable development.
Areas of Interest
- Improving soil monitoring legislation
- Harmonization of regulatory and methodological frameworks
- Awareness raising
- Soil monitoring
- Soil biodiversity
- Increasing soil productivity
- Integrated land management
- Soil pollution
- Adaptation to climate change
- Organic carbon management
Particular attention is paid to supporting the initiatives of scientists and youth. If you have developments, projects and inventions that can help achieve soil degradation neutrality, your membership in the Association can be considered free of charge by a special commission. The Association Ukrainian Soil Partnership will promote the further development of such initiatives.