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29 Results for Policy, Finance and Investment Needs

The Landscape Assessment of Financial Flows

  • Seth Shames
  • Bastiaan Louman
  • Sara Scherr
  • This practical two-phase approach helps stakeholders identify sources of finance for new investment ideas, find the current financial flows that are most in need of transformation, and/or better understand the elements of a landscape’s financial...

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Business for Sustainable Landscapes

  • Sara Scherr
  • Seth Shames
  • Lee Gross
  • Maria Ana Borges
  • Gerard Bos
  • André Brasser
  • This report draws widely from the diverse experience of landscape partnerships to analyze the challenges and opportunities for businesses and their partners, and lays out critical actions needed by businesses themselves, and by financial...

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Public Policy Guidelines for Integrated Landscape Management

  • Seth Shames
  • Krista Heiner
  • Sara Scherr
  • National and sub-national policies that create the enabling conditions for integrated landscape management still need to be put in place in most areas of the world. Thankfully, policymakers have a large set of tools at their disposal, many of which...

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Executive Summary of Public Policy Guidelines for Integrated Landscape Management

  • Seth Shames
  • Krista Heiner
  • Sara Scherr
  • For those policymakers, agencies, and organizations struggling with biodiversity mainstreaming, climate action, rural poverty, food insecurity, zero deforestation commitments, or any other goal that relies on sustainable management of natural...

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Scaling Up Investment & Finance for Integrated Landscape Management: Challenges & Innovations

  • Seth Shames
  • Sara Scherr
  • To achieve the SDGs, new models of investment and finance are needed that not only incentivize the scaling up of investment in sustainable agriculture and land management, but do so in strategic ways that contribute to the inter-related goals and...

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Scaling Up Investment & Finance for Integrated Landscape Management – Policy Brief

  • Sara Scherr
  • Seth Shames
  • Achieving the sustainable future we want requires new models of investment and finance for integrated landscape management approaches. However, coordinating investments for landscapes can be challenging, as issues tied to climate change, land...

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