UN Environment has been selected to develop and manage GreenInvest, building on its extended experience in advancing sustainable finance
- Pledges and commitments in support of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity made by Business; Cities and Subnational Authorities, IPLCs and Youth;
- Capacity-building strategy agreed for the Convention and its Protocols;
- Protected areas on the land and in the oceans and seas, expanding considerably, with Mexico increasing marine protection to 23 per cent;
- Marine agenda advances with work on marine debris, underwater noise and spatial planning;
- Decisions made...
Indonesia has made ambitious climate action commitments under the Paris Agreement. The new moratorium on clearing peatlands is an important step towards achieving those commitments, as is the Government target of restoring 2 million hectares of degraded and burned peatlands.
The report considers ways to unlock greater financial inclusion by reducing the costs for payments and providing better access to capital domestically and internationally
The report focuses on the links between global environmental crime, valued at USD 91 - 258 billion annually, and other criminal activities, including organized crime and terrorism.