ILCN ELCN Earth Day Online Plenary
On the fiftieth anniversary of Earth Day, the ILCN/ELCN Earth Day Plenary highlights the importance of leadership at all levels of society – from national, subnational, and local government to civic and grassroots initiatives – to protect natural and cultural resources for the benefit of present and future generations.
ILCN May 2018 Newsletter
Featuring stories about conservation in South Africa, carbon markets and land conservation, and more.
Financing Green Infrastructure with Environmental Impact Bonds
Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Chesapeake Bay Foundation video on Financing Green Infrastructure with Environmental Impact Bonds
ILCN February 2018 Newsletter
Featuring stories about the ILCN Study Tour in Chile, the 2018 Global Congress, and more.
Webinars: State of Forest Carbon Finance
Series of webinars based on the State of Forest Carbon Finance report (2017).
State of Biodiversity Mitigation 2017
Genevieve Bennett, Melissa Gallant, and Kerry ten Kate
This report shows how smart mitigation policies can leverage new financial resources and momentum in pursuit of “no net loss” of biodiversity, complementing traditional conservation strategies such as protected areas.
ILCN e-Newsletter, September 2017
Expanding the Toolbox for Conservation, from Canada, to California, Chile and South Africa's Western Cape
Beyond the Source: The environmental, economic and community benefits of source water protection
This report by The Nature Conservancy analyzes 4,000 cities to demonstrate the health, climate and biodiversity benefits of source water protection.
Impact Investing in Sustainable Food and Agriculture across Asset Classes: Financing Resilient Value Chains through Total Portfolio Activation
This paper has a specific focus on impact investing in sustainable food and agriculture across asset classes. At a time when farmers, entrepreneurs and companies are increasingly rising to the growing demand for more transparent, organic and local food supply chains, investors have a critical role to play in financing stronger links local...
ILCN e-Newsletter, July 2017
Updates from Argentina, Romania, Panama, the IUCN, and the world of finance.
State of Private Investment in Conservation 2016: A Landscape Assessment of an Emerging Market
Forest Trends’ Ecosystem Marketplace
This report tracks the burgeoning field of “conservation investing” – a component of socially and environmentally conscious “impact investing.” The private sector channeled $8.2 billion (B) of private capital into investments that seek measurable environmental benefits – in addition to financial returns – between 2004 a...