Sustainable Blue Economy – United Nations Environment – Finance Initiative

The largest ecosystem on earth, the ocean is the lung of the planet, providing the oxygen for every second breath we take. It provides the main food source for almost half of the world’s population and plays host to an estimated 80% of the planet’s biodiversity. Major industries such as shipping, fishing, aquaculture, and coastal tourism depend upon ocean health.

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Sustainable solutions with South Africa in the fight against water scarcity

In the beginning of 2018, the acute water shortage in Cape Town hit the news worldwide: Water had to be rationed for the citizens of the South African metropolis. This crisis drastically emphasized the crucial role of water in our societies and the urgent need for innovative solutions to address water related challenges. In close collaboration with partners in South and Southern Africa…

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