About nature-based solutions
Nature-based solutions are actions to protect, sustainably manage and restore natural and modified ecosystems that respond to societal challenges effectively and adaptively, simultaneously benefiting people and nature.
Nature-based solutions address societal challenges through the protection, sustainable management and restoration of natural and modified ecosystems, benefiting both biodiversity and human well-being. Nature-based solutions build on the benefits derived from healthy ecosystems. They target major challenges such as climate change, disaster risk reduction, food and water security, biodiversity loss and human health, and are essential for sustainable economic development.