"Communities within Bangladesh have been working with nature for many years to adapt to climatic impacts and there is a rich body of knowledge on how to implement Nature-based Solutions."
International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) and International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) jointly organized the webinar on Nature-based Solutions (NbS) and Our Changing World on 14 May 2020. The webinar followed the modality of dialogue and discussion among experts and practitioners on Nature-based Solutions (NbS) in both Bangladesh and global context. The experts shared their views on the effectiveness of NbS, challenges and needs along with identifying opportunities to integrate NbS in various sectors to achieve sustainable development harmonizing nature and human well-being. The webinar ended with announcing the work on NbS Bangladesh portal to be launched on 22 May (International Day for Biological Diversity 2020) and promoted on 05 June (World Environment Day).
More information on the NbS webinar, speakers and the recording of the webinar is now available.