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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

Resilience Frontiers for Global Sustainability: the Resilience 2017 conference

News After Stockholm (2008), Arizona (2011) and Montpellier (2014), the Stockholm Resilience Centre together with the Resilience Alliance and other partner organizations are organising back in Stockholm the fourth triennial resilience conference on 21-23 August 2017. The conference aims to gather...  Read more »
2017-05-02