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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

Fostering and supporting a new generation of environmental stewards in Latin America

News Latin American societies are highly dependent on their natural resources and biodiversity for social and ecological well-being as well as economic development. Strategies for land use play a key role in conserving biodiversity, reducing vulnerability, while at the same time contributing...  Read more »
2017-05-24