By signing the Paris Climate agreement countries have made climate change adaptation a top global priority and the Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation, a joint initiative of The Netherlands, Japan and UN Environment is an important step to deliver on that commitment.
Fund joins a coalition of 28 international investors controlling over $3 trillion in assets
The Green Digital Finance Alliance is committed to driving forward such changes through market innovation, collaborative action and increased public's awareness of sustainable development and green lifestyle choices.
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...