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Regional dialogue seminars identify opportunities for nature-based solutions in addressing climate change

News SwedBio, with the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and local partners, are running a series of regional dialogue seminars and field visits on nature-based solutions to address climate change. The dialogues aim to raise awareness, capacity and...  Read more »
2017-11-14

Resilience for sustainability: our common learning journey

News More than one thousand people from seventy countries gathered in Stockholm August 21-23rd to share experiences and insights from resilience-focused research, practice and policy, to identify gaps, analyse challenges, and discuss pathways towards sustainable development. The conference programme ran to...  Read more »
2017-11-13

SwedBio at PECS II

News The Programme on Ecosystem Change and Society (PECS) aims to integrate research on the stewardship of social–ecological systems, the services they generate, and the relationships among natural capital, human wellbeing, livelihoods, inequality and poverty. The second biennial PECS conference focused on...  Read more »
2017-11-09

High time to integrate human rights and environmental sustainability

News Biodiversity and human rights took centre stage at several events in Stockholm in October when Prof. John Knox, the first ever UN Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment, presented the results of his global consultation on the interdependence...  Read more »
2017-11-03