Nature-based Solutions (NbS) are defined by IUCN as “actions to protect, sustainably manage, and restore natural or modified ecosystems, that address societal challenges effectively and adaptively, simultaneously providing human well-being and biodiversity benefits”
Without forests, life on Earth would not be possible. Forests, together with the oceans, are the lungs of the planet and their role in the fight against climate change is vital, absorbing every year some 2,000 million tons of CO2 (the main greenhouse gas and the main culprit of global warming).
GBM IS THE STARTUP CHOSEN BY VIRTUALITY BA 2022 TO BECOME THE FIRST CARBON NEUTRAL TECHNOLOGY FAIR IN THE REGION
Virtuality's fair set themselves the goal of offsetting the emissions generated at the event with the acquisition of NTFs gbmland, thus inaugurating the “Selva Virtuality” in the GBM metaverse.
GBM was accredited at this event as an Observer at the United Nations Headquarters in New York to lay the groundwork for Stockholm+50, co-chaired by Sweden and Kenya. GBM has also been accredited for the UN meeting Stockholm+50 -from June 2 to 3- which aims to drive the implementation of the global Sustainable Development Goals and promote a sustainable recovery after the pandemic, due to which the financial gap increased from $2.5 trillion to $4.2 trillion per year.
We are glad to share the article written by Claudia Moray (GBM staff member) in The Green Forum. This Forum is managed by Organizations and experts committed to the collaborative generation, management and exchange of knowledge on green growth. And directed, among others, by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization and the World Bank Group.
Take care of ecosystems, take care of the planet. The conservation of the natural environment and the regeneration…