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Mitigating Climate Change through Restoration and Management of Coastal Wetlands and Near-shore Marine Ecosystems

Lessons from a decade of World Bank support for biodiversity conservation in Sub-Saharan Africa and directions for future investment.

Raffaello Cervigni is the lead environmental economist for the Africa region of the World Bank.
Lead Environmental Economist
Valerie Hickey, Practice Manager, Environment and Natural Resources Global Practice, World Bank Group
Practice Manager
Toward Africa's Green Future

This report explains the greenhouse gas dynamics of coastal wetlands and marine ecosystems and the importance of these ecosystems' carbon pools for climate change mitigation. Read More »