Dr Hollie Booth explains why ‘Nature Positive’ commitment is different from ‘No Net Loss’ or ‘Net Gain’ and outlines the ambition levels companies can adopt to contribute to a Nature Positive future.
The conversation about biodiversity credits got started just over a year ago at the Fifteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP15) in Montreal. The discourse on panels, in...
How can businesses use benchmarking to guard against box ticking in sustainability reporting?
Organisations can use the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) framework to identify, assess, respond to and disclose their nature-related issues.
With its goals and targets, the Global Biodiversity Framework has set the direction for business when it comes to biodiversity and nature. But what should businesses focus on, and where can they start?
This technical working paper explores potential design principles for the development of scalable voluntary biodiversity credits and discusses the challenges in delivering high integrity positive outcomes.
Many approaches to monitoring great apes exist, but there is no such thing as a ‘best survey method’. Approaches should consider which method is best suited to a given context and question, and based on the resources available.
Nature positive is intuitive, appealing and apparently simple. But while the concept may seem simple, achieving it is not. Moving towards nature positive will mean transformative shifts - for companies and the economic systems in which they operate.
Well-designed credit systems could help connect the surge in corporate interest in biodiversity with field-based conservation to unlock new and enhanced funding streams.