This session emphasizes the enabling conditions in accelerating the implementation of policies related to peatland and mangrove conservation and restoration. How is the governance system for peatland and mangrove ecosystems? What is the appropriate modalities for long-term funding? How can the private sector be involved? The use of scientific data is promoted and how is the synergy of available data and information on peatland and mangrove ecosystems to improve the credibility in the planning stage.