Climate Change

Priority Regions of the Sustainable Productive Landscape Project. Source: CONABIO
Priority Regions of the Sustainable Productive Landscape Project. Source: CONABIO
Through the BIOFIN process, several countries have identified that rather than creating new funds, environmental funds have been set up and are in place; however, many of them are not fully operational and effective. This is the case of Mexico, were the Climate Change Fund was created in 2012 throug...Read more
The rich and diverse natural environment of Uzbekistan combined with its gradual transition to a market economy and burgeoning institutional and policy capacities, has piqued the interest of the young republic’s government to join BIOFIN. Jessica Alvsilver, BIOFIN’s Technical Adviser recently joined...Read more
Ecuador has launched a new Social Responsibility and Sustainability Fund focused on environmental and climate issues. The private trust fund will receive voluntary contributions from the private sector, supporting sustainable business towards the national objectives of sustainable development, clima...Read more
By Helen Avery. This article was first published in Euromoney https://www.euromoney.com/article/b1hh1rccjthqmd/conservation-finance-can-banks-embrace-natural-capital Climate is no longer the only risk in town: thanks to a loud call from the scientific community, nature has finally been given a seat...Read more
BIOFIN Chile and UNDP in cooperation with the Sustainability and Climate Change Agency has published an Agricultural Best Practices Guide in Chile's first agroecological town, San Nicolas in the Nuble region. The guide aims to help farmers to increase agricultural productivity while maximising the p...Read more