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SwedBio at Resilience 2017

News The Stockholm Resilience Centre together with the Resilience Alliance and the Beijer Institute, are hosting the fourth triennial resilience conference on 21-23 August 2017, at the Waterfront congress centre in Stockholm. The conference will gather global expertise to discuss resilience...  Read more »
2017-08-18

Integrating gender in development investments: insights from Solomon Islands and Timor-Leste

News Achievements of livelihood development investments are limited by the presence of gender and social inequalities. Integration of gender considerations into livelihood development practice is a thematic area of work of a SwedBio-WorldFish supplementary livelihoods program in Solomon Islands and Timor-Leste...  Read more »
2017-06-26

Financing for development – inspiring action and taking concrete steps towards implementing the 2030 Agenda

News The Swedish government has high ambitions when it comes to reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Implementing the 2030 Agenda, a collective, universal action plan to reach the SDGs, is a national priority. However, achieving the 2030 Agenda and SDGs...  Read more »
2017-06-19

Nature-Based Solutions in NDC Implementation: A “No-Regret” Climate Resilience Option

News The Paris Agreement’s goal of staying under 2oC equals roughly 800 gigatonnes CO2 equivalent (GtCO2 e) or 16 years in the world’s carbon budget at current emissions rates. Since current Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) would only reduce the 14 GtCO2...  Read more »
2017-06-05