Investing in integrated landscapes to achieve the SDGs GLF 2015

Watch this Discussion Forum on the first day of the Global Landscapes Forum 2015, in Paris, France alongside COP21. This session focuses on how investments are coordinated within integrated landscape initiatives and how investors can better engage with those who have a stake in the landscape. It highlights some of the most innovative funds and partnerships in this space, describe how they function, discuss how these efforts can be improved and up-scaled, and how such models for investment can be applied in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Moderator: Sara Scherr, President and CEO, EcoAgriculture Partners


Clément Chenost, Co-Founder, Moringa Fund

Gustavo Garduno, Expert, Regional Analysis, Biological Corridors Initiative, National Commission for Knowledge and Use of Biodiversity, Mexico (CONABIO)

Ludwig Liagre, International consultant, Forest and Landscape Finance, GM-UNCCD / FAO-FLRM

Maryam Niamir-Fuller, Special Advisor to UNEP Executive Director

Seth Shames, Director, Policy and Markets Program, EcoAgriculture Partners

Nienke Stam, Senior Manager, Initiative for Sustainable Landscapes (ISLA)

Saturday, 5 December 2015 Global Landscapes Forum, Paris, France #GLFCOP21 #ThinkLandscape

For more information go to:

Landscapes for People, Food and Nature Initiative (LPFN), EcoAgriculture Partners, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), UNCCD Global Mechanism