• Submitted by: Theme on the Environment, Macroeconomics, Trade and Investment (TEMTI) of the Commission on Environmental, Economic and Social Policy (CEESP), IUCN - International Union for the Conservation of Nature
  • Topic: Food security and nutrition and sustainable agriculture
  • Keywords: nature-based solutions, food security, climate change, green economy, ecosystem services, ecosytem management
  • Location: local, national, regional, global
  • Date of completion: 2016
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Deliverables & Resources
Deploying nature-based solutions to global challenges in climate, food and development for a sustainable future


International Union for Conservation of Nature - iUCN

Description/achievement of initiative

Global challenges (climate, food, development) are addressed through the use of nature based solutions

Implementation methodologies

Healthy and restored ecosystems make cost-effective contributions to meeting global challenges of climate change, food security and economic and social development

Deliverable Date
Trends in benefits that people derive from selected ecosystem services e.g. food security and access to water increase. 2016
Type Details
Financing (in USD) $185,000,000
Staff / Technical expertise IUCN Members, National and Regional Committees, Commissions, Secretariat
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