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Voluntary Guideliens for the Design and Effective Implementation of Ecosystem-Based Approaches to Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction and Supplementary Informatoin



The present report builds on progressive work on EbA and Eco-DRR in recent years, including a synthesis report on experiences with ecosystem-based approaches to climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction (CBD Technical Series No. 85) 6 developed pursuant to decision XII/20, which identifies lessons learned as well as gaps and challenges with the implementation of ecosystem-based approaches to climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction.







Issuer (type)

Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) (International)

Instrument type


Disclosure instrument


Geographical scope


Mandatory or voluntary



UN; Convention on Biological Diversity; Giz

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    • E focus: climate change, climate risk, conservation, deforestation, degradation, drylands, emissions, energy, environment, environmental policy, fisheries, forest certification, forests, fresh water, ghg emissions, greenhouse gas, land use, oceans, pollution, renewable energy, resource efficiency, resource use, restoration, soil, sustainable agriculture, sustainable food, water, water management, water quality, water scarcity, water use, wetlands, biodiversity
    • S focus: discrimination, diversity, gender equality, human rights, children
    • G focus: risk management, accountability
    • SDG 1: No Poverty, SDG 2: Zero Hunger, SDG 3: Good Health and Well-being, SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation, SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities, SDG 13: Climate Action, SDG 14: Life Below Water, SDG 15: Life on Land
    • Agriculture, Construction, Education, Finance, Management, Manufacturing, Retail trade