Nature-based Solutions are Job and Livelihood Solutions

Nature-based Solutions Policy Briefs 2021

8 Pages Posted: 13 May 2021

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Alaina Boyle

Northeastern University - School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs

Laura Kuhl

Northeastern University - School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs

Date Written: April 30, 2021

Abstract

UNDP has been implementing NbS to support climate adaptation and mitigation and biodiversity conservation throughout LAC. These projects provide a strong evidence base of the job and livelihood benefits of investments in NbS, including direct job creation, new livelihood opportunities, and increased incomes from PES, certification, biodiversity-friendly products, and increased productivity.

Keywords: Nature-based Solutions, Latin America, jobs, livelihoods, UNDP, climate adaptation, certification

Suggested Citation

Boyle, Alaina and Kuhl, Laura, Nature-based Solutions are Job and Livelihood Solutions (April 30, 2021). Nature-based Solutions Policy Briefs 2021, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3843420

Alaina Boyle

Northeastern University - School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs ( email )

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Laura Kuhl (Contact Author)

Northeastern University - School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs ( email )

343 Holmes Hall
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
United States

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