CBD Events

10 July 2018: CBD SBI-2 Side Event “Financing Landscape Management Approaches: Replication and Upscaling for Biodiversity and Sustainable Development”



IPSI partner the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), with the IPSI Secretariat at the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) and Conservation International Japan, held this side event during the Second meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Implementation (SBI-2) of the Convention on Biological Diversity in Montreal, Canada. The side event focused on sharing knowledge and experiences from successful on-the-ground actions for replication and upscaling of community-based landscape planning and management approaches and practices through sustainable finance.


Welcome Remarks: Keiichi Nakazawa, MOEJ

Moderator: Yoko Watanabe, GEF SGP

The Satoyama Initiative and IPSI: William Dunbar, UNU-IAS

Participatory assessments, replication and upscaling through COMDEKS & SGP: Diana Salvemini, UNDP

The GEF-Satoyama Project: Yoji Natori, Conservation International Japan