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Key UN biodiversity summit to open in China (Euractiv)

A key UN summit tasked with protecting biodiversity officially opens in China and online Monday (11 October), as countries meet to tackle pollution and prevent mass extinction weeks before the COP26 climate conference.

Key UN biodiversity summit to open in China – EURACTIV.com

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Biodiversity Climate Change

Locally-led nature-based solutions can deliver global leaders’ pledge (Xiaoting Hou Jones, IIED)

One year on from the launch of the Leaders’ Pledge for Nature – when political leaders committed to reverse biodiversity loss by 2030 – Xiaoting Hou Jones, drawing on examples from the Least Developed Countries, sets out why locally-led nature-based solutions are indispensable for turning the pledge into action and delivering a green COVID-19 recovery.

Locally-led nature-based solutions can deliver global leaders’ pledge | International Institute for Environment and Development (iied.org)