Nature-based solutions to the climate emergency: The benefits to business and society

Short description: 
The IGNITION project (ERDF) has produced a report on their key findings regarding nature-based solutions (NBS) for the business and building sectors.
Description: 
The IGNITION project (ERDF) has produced a report on their key findings regarding nature-based solutions (NBS). The large evidence base provided aims to  inspire confidence in business leaders and investors to increase their use of NBS to deliver greater outcomes for business, society and the environment. It shows  how NBS can benefit business and building performance; helping organisations make smarter choices on installations by increasing the understanding of who will benefit and how.  NBS benefits are mapped across 5 impact areas: Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation; Resource Use; Nature and Biodiversity; Health and Wellbeing; and Socio-economic Impact.
Year: 
2020
Language: 
English
Topics: 
Buildings
Climate
Energy Management
Financing
Planning
SME/Industry
Resource category: 
Guidelines/Methodology