Veronica Lo

Senior Policy Advisor

At IISD, I work on initiatives that increase capacity and knowledge of nature-based climate solutions ( I also have a multidisciplinary background as a researcher on inclusive approaches to protected areas management (postdoc) and on quantifying coastal ecosystem services using experimental field methods (PhD). Previously I worked as a UN consultant, leading the development of guidelines on ecosystem-based adaptation adopted by Parties to the CBD and the coordination of the Rio Conventions Pavilion to enhance synergies in implementing global agreements on land, climate and biodiversity.


Ecosystem-based adaptation for beginners MOOC course

This EbA course will equip learners with transferable and replicable skills in designing and implementing EbA initiatives by offering targeted training on key principles, risk assessments, monitoring, and governance. 

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Seeking Clarity on Nature-Based Climate Solutions for Adaptation

Learn how to clarify the concepts of Nature-based Solutions (NbS) and Nature-Based Climate Solutions (NBCS) with an emphasis on climate adaptation with this guidance note. 

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