Unleashing the Underground Forest: A catalyst to achieving SDGs for the benefit of children now and in the future
A special focus on SDG1, SGD2, SDG5 and SDG13
Through video and open discussion, participants are transported through an immersive experience looking at simple, low cost and proven solutions on how we can come together to create a powerful partnership to benefit generations to come.
Friday, 4 June, 2021
7:00am EDT / 1:00pm CEST / 9:00pm AEST
The event will last 45 minutes
During the webinar, participants will:
- Learn the key drivers and consequences of deforestation and landscape degradation as well as nature-based solutions (NBS), including farmer-managed natural resources (FMNR) how they benefit landscapes and communities and are being applied and scaled by World Vision across the globe.
- Look at the ways that World Vision supports youth to scale FMNR and hear directly from a child beneficiary on how the unique potential of children and youth can be unleashed to support ecosystem restoration.
- Discuss the important value-add that faith-leaders and communities can play in championing ecosystem restoration and promising solutions such as FMNR.
- Learn how international governments are prioritising NBS, including FMNR, and what more can be done by governments and donors to support ecosystem restoration