Innovation Agora

Nature Based Solutions

Thursday, March 14

07:30 am - 08:30 am

Nature Based Solutions (NBS) is the use of nature for tackling variety of socio-environmental challenges including climate change. NBS may present a short-term opportunity to mitigate emissions and may be able to deliver about a third of GHG reductions required. What are some of these solutions? What is the cost? How are some of the challenges such as verification being addressed?

Session Speakers
  • Atul Arya

    IHS Markit

    Senior Vice President and Chief Energy Strategist

  • David Victor

    University of California, San Diego

    Co-Director, Deep Decarbonization Initiative

  • Fiona Wild


    Vice President Sustainability & Climate Change

  • Marielle Canter Weikel

    Conservation International

    Senior Director, Responsible Mining & Energy