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A vineyard with a storied past receives an injection of new life

A Bosnian wine that once graced the tables of Austro-Hungarian royalty moves towards 21st century production.  


In Costa Rica, rural women grow their own businesses

Working with organic agriculture and native stingless honey bee production.  


Nepal begins a green recovery

While the coronavirus has shaken the whole of humanity, in Nepal it has also spurred new thinking about recovery.  


Scaling up Climate Change Adaptation in Africa

Statement delivered by Haoliang Xu at the first Strategic Advisory Committee meeting to scale-up climate change adaptation in Africa via the 'Africa Adaptation Initiative'.  


Growing farming businesses in Sudan

Training and livelihoods for displaced people in Sudan’s South Kordofan state.  


Improving the health of Southeast Asia's largest lake

Tonle Sap in Cambodia is a key habitat for freshwater fish and many endangered species.  


2020 Equator Prize winners show nature-based solutions ahead of UN Biodiversity Summit

The 11th Equator Prize Award Ceremony honored 10 Indigenous and local communities from across the world in a virtual gala event, delivering a powerful message of local leadership to the UN…  


Nature loss is risky business

One of the top three ranked risks in the world in terms of potential impact.  


Putting nature at the heart of business and finance

When businesses prioritize nature, it unlocks US$10.1 trillion in financial opportunity and will create 395 million jobs by 2030.  


Bending the curve on biodiversity loss requires nothing less than transformational change

A spate of recent reports paint a stark picture.  

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