Nature based solutions have the potential to catalyze low-carbon economic growth, generate green jobs, deliver healthy investment returns and support ecosystem restoration. The call for such solutions and ‘new green deals’ that deliver beneficial economic, social and invironmental outcomes have grown since COVID-19 caused health and economic challenges across the globe.
This Investment Forum will bring together investors, existing and potential forest project proponents, policy makers and other stakeholders to identify practical approaches and investment options to increase the size and benefits that expanded global forest cover will deliver. It will highlight the transformative thinking that is required to ensure the viability of an increasing range of forest investment
projects and programmes across the globe.
11:00 AM KST - 8:00 PM KST ( 03:00 AM CET - 12:00 PM CET)
NGP at WFC investments special Event
17:30 PM -18:30 PM KST ( 09:30 AM CET - 10:30 AM CET)
Screening In: Advancing People-Centred, Pro-Nature, Profitable & Inclusive Forest Projects – Lessons Learned
At this session we’ll hear from a range of people-centred projects practitioners coming from various geographies: South East Asia, Africa and South America; those who are working to establish bankable forest-related nature based solutions investments. Lessons will be shared about Landscape SMEs investment funds are mobilising efforts to make people-centred, pro-nature, pro-biodiversity, bankable forest based projects to succeed at scale.