New funding opportunities for initiatives with a marine and coastal focus under SwedBio’s collaborative programme

News Rising high on the national agenda Sweden has increasingly recognized the challenges related to governance of the oceans. Life in the sea and the livelihoods depending on the vitality of the world’s oceans are concerns that appear high on the...  Read more »

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 »

The role of multi actor dialogues in key negotiation processes

Stories Earth’s biological resources and their diversity are vital to the well-being of humanity and economic and social development everywhere. Yet, biodiversity is being lost across the planet at alarming rates. Recognising the critical importance of biodiversity, a set of targets...  Read more »

Quito Dialogue

Multiactor dialogues Background Under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), the Aichi Biodiversity Targets have been developed to halt the loss of biodiversity, to ensure that by 2020 ecosystems are resilient and continue to provide essential services, thereby securing the planet’s variety...  Read more »