Focus

  • 10 July 2018 - Mainstreaming Biodiversity for Sustainable Development

    This report examines how biodiversity is being mainstreamed in four key areas: 1) at the national level; 2) in the agriculture, forestry and fisheries sectors; 3) in development co-operation; 4) in monitoring and evaluation efforts.

Working Papers

Key Ingredients, Challenges and Lessons from Biodiversity Mainstreaming in South Africa

This paper provides an in-depth review of experiences and insights from mainstreaming biodiversity and development in South Africa.

It describes how biodiversity considerations have been mainstreamed in five key sectors/areas, namely: land use planning, mining, water, infrastructure, and the agricultural sector.

Support to fisheries: Levels and impacts

The OECD Fisheries Support Estimate database collects and classifies information on budgetary transfers to the fisheries sector in 31 countries that together account for 35% of global fisheries landings.

In 2015, the most recent year, it inventories policies and programmes totalling USD 7 billion.

Mainstreaming biodiversity into sectoral policies

Biodiversity Offsets