BIOFIN News and Media

A win for nature: Investments across the island for biodiversity improvements

April
A CONSERVATION CRISIS - AN UNPAYABLE DEBT Sri Lanka is a tropical treasure, exhibiting exceptional biodiversity and is considered the richest country in Asia in terms of species concentration. The...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