This event will present experiences, lessons, and ambitions on using marine spatial planning to unlock opportunities and investments from around the world.
This event will present how we approach this agenda by identifying key barriers to investments in nature-based solutions and proposing concrete interventions.
This session will provide an understanding of the Investment Prioritization Tools (IPT) for sustainable land management in Ethiopia and discuss other applications of IPT tools.
This hybrid session will feature guest speakers from the Government of Nepal who will share their experience in producing policy-relevant forest data to support evidence based sustainable forest management in Nepal.
The Forum aims to provide participants with a platform to discuss the use of natural capital approaches, including natural capital accounting (NCA), and the challenges and opportunities in using natural capital data, tools and analysis to inform and support policies in African countries.
This document reports on results accomplished during Fiscal Year 2022 by both the WAVES Plus and the GPS Multi-Donor Trust Funds (MDTFs). The report also summarizes relevant events and activities that that have taken place during the second semester of 2022.
Ghana, a West African country rich in natural resources, is in the midst of a transition to holistic landscape management to benefit national wealth and the livelihoods of its people.
Natural capital is the wealth of the poor. Its degradation and loss are their burden to carry. Degradation of nature could cause the poorest countries to lose 10% of their GDP annually by 2030.
Investing in nature is crucial for reducing poverty and inequality and preserving the critical ecosystems that support livelihoods and a stable climate.
The report uses innovative economic modelling techniques to estimate how changes in select ecosystem services impact the economy, helping decision-makers understand the cost of inaction.