BIOFIN News and Media

CNBV, in partnership with BIOFIN Mexico, strengthens its approach to sustainable finance

April
The National Banking and Securities Commission (CNBV, for its Spanish acronym) and the Biodiversity Finance Initiative (BIOFIN) in Mexico recognize the relevance and urgency of fostering sustainability in the Mexican...Read more

SOUTH AFRICA CREATES MAP FOR NATURE-POSITIVE ACTION

April
South Africa is now one of the first countries in the world to develop a spatial data tool that integrates priorities across biodiversity conservation, climate change, and sustainable development into...Read more

Thinking outside the box to change biodiversity finance in Costa Rica

March
The origins of the COVID-19 pandemic can be traced back to biodiversity loss and we have witnessed the devastating impact it has had across all sectors. Such a crisis also...Read more

Biodiversity finance stories from Belize, India and Mexico: time to step-up action

March
Reflections from a round table discussion at the CBD resumed meetings in Geneva, Switzerland (15 March 2022) 41 countries have developed national biodiversity finance plans over the last 9 years,...Read more

Wildlife Ranches and Conservation Landscapes Other Effective Area-based Conservation Measures (OECM) and Conservancies frameworks

March
The BIOFIN South Africa hosted a Wildlife Ranches and Conservation Landscapes - Other Effective Area-based Conservation Measures (OECM) and Conservancies frameworks workshop from the 14th to the 18th of February...Read more