OECMs and Green Economies: Productive Landscapes for Nature-positive Society

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  • DATE / TIME:
    2022•12•08    17:00 - 18:00

    This session at the UN Biodiversity Conference (CBD COP15) will focus on how financial and economic factors may affect the identification, management, and effectiveness of other effective area-based conservation measures (OECMs) that include human productive areas. Bringing together a variety of stakeholders to present the latest knowledge, the event will further discussion developed through the joint Conservation International and UNU-IAS project on OECMs and socio-ecological production landscapes and seascapes (SEPLS).


    This in-person event will be held in the Small Room at the Nature Positive Pavilion and will be open to all participants of CBD COP15. It will be available on livestream.


    • Terence Hay-Edie (Programme Advisor for Biodiversity, UNDP-GEF Small Grants)
    • Lorena Jaramillo (Economic Affairs Officer, UNCTAD)
    • Kathy MacKinnon (Chair, IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas)
    • Justin Mohan (Secretary, National Biodiversity Authority of India)


    The event is co-organised by UNU-IAS and Conservation International.