Spotlight on nature and biodiversity
Nature-based solutions offer the best way to achieve human well-being, tackle climate change and protect our living planet. Yet nature is in crisis, as we are losing species at a rate 1,000 times greater than at any other time in recorded human history and one million species face extinction.
In the lead up to the UN Biodiversity Conference (CBD COP 15) now expected to take place in May 2021, and will be highlighting updates from around the United Nations System, from partners and from others helping to call attention to the fact that the future of humanity depends on action now.
Source: The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)