The European Parliament voted to double the funding of the LIFE Programme, the EU’s only funding instrument on nature conservation and climate, in the next EU budget post-2020. WWF has long called for LIFE financing to be more than trebled to reach 1% of the next budget, up from 0.3% currently.
Natural capital has recently come to the fore with recognition that it is "critical for virtually all kinds of production, and [that] most of the SDGs are either directly concerned with or strongly dependent on natural capital". This is according to the recent EU High-Level Expert Group (HLEG) o ...
The European Commission has approved an investment package of €98.2 million to support Europe's transition to a low-carbon, circular economy under the new LIFE funding programme for the Environment and Climate Action.
A TOTAL of FJ$124million was today invested into four financing agreements to promote sustainable waste management, adapt climate change plans and improve public financial management and governance in the Pacific.
Eleven innovative biological sciences initiatives from East African countries have been awarded US$6 million to scale up their technologies into viable businesses.
Japan has worked on a variety of development projects in the north-east, ranging from connectivity infrastructure such as roads and electricity, water supply and sewage, to forest resource management and biodiversity.
The European Union will provide 10 million euros ($11.81 million) in aid to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to support biodiversity conservation, EU Ambassador to the Philippines Franz Jessen said Tuesday.
Acting Interior assistant secretary for Insular Areas Nikolao Pula has made available more than $1 million for natural and cultural resource protection in the U.S. Insular Areas.
25 July 2016 | Just prior to Peru’s Independence Day and a political shakeup, the outgoing administration issued a flurry of environmental policies that appear to have big implications for the ecosystem services world.
In addition to its biodiversity values, protected forests in Kivu-Rusizi Climate Resilient Altitudinal Gradient (CRAG) landscape are highly important for the well-being of its surrounding human population.
New Delhi, Jan 14 (PTI) Seeking to conserve India's biodiversity, the Environment Ministry today started a two-day national consultation on biodiversity finance initiative.
A new report from Washington, D.C.-based non-profit Forest Trends finds that financing from both the public and private sectors intended to protect forests and their ability to mitigate global warming has indeed been ramping up, but whether or not that trend continues will depend greatly on the ...
NAIROBI, April 27 (Xinhua) -- United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) on Monday called for governments to forge strategic linkages with multilateral agencies and private corporations in order to boost climate financing.