• Aerial View Spring Empty Field With Windbreaks Landscape. Top View Of Field And Forest Belt. Bird’s Eye View. A Windbreak Or Shelterbelt Is A Planting Usually To Protect Soil From Erosion.

    UNEP launches new sustainable land use finance impact directory

    Financial institutions around the world can now measure the positive impact of their investments into biodiversity conservation, adaptation, mitigation, forest protection and sustainable livelihoods with the help of a new indicator directory and resources platform, launched today. The Land Use Finance Impact Hub and its Positive Impact Indicators Directory – launched today by UN Environment…

    UNEP launches new sustainable land use finance impact directory
  • New wildlife data visualisation platform reveals trends in international trade in endangered species

    A new, interactive, online tool for visualising data and trends in the international trade in endangered species is being launched today. CITES Wildlife TradeView is a joint project between the Secretariat of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) and the UN Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre…

    New wildlife data visualisation platform reveals trends in international trade in endangered species
  • Planet Earth with detailed relief and atmosphere. Day and Night. Europe, North Africa and Middle East. 3D rendering. Elements of this image furnished by NASA

    Launch of UN Biodiversity Lab 2.0: Spatial data and the future of our planet

    The UN Biodiversity Lab (UNBL) 2.0 was launched on the 4th of October at Day 1 of the Nature for Life Hub. The UNBL 2.0 is a free, open-source platform that enables governments and others to access state-of-the-art maps and data on nature, climate change, and human development in new ways to generate insight for nature and sustainable development.

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    Launch of UN Biodiversity Lab 2.0: Spatial data and the future of our planet