Deploying nature-based solutions to global challenges in climate, food and development for a sustainable future
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


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

Stewart Maginnis, Global Director, Nature-based Solutions Group, IUCN,

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