Conservation will only succeed in its goals if it is inclusive. But what does it mean in theory and in practice and how can Altus Impact can help you find ways to ensure your conservation efforts go beyond the ‘fences and fines’ approach, to something that supports local livelihoods and is resilient to changing pressures.
Rapid urbanisation is often seen as a challenge to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals. However, if policy makers take a nexus approach to understanding how new technologies can transform a city’s energy, transport and infrastructure mix, this urbanisation may well present more opportunities than threats in encouraging a more sustainable world.
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals might seem the concern of national policy makers, NGOs and multi-national corporations, but partnership is integral to their success. Small and medium sized enterprises that map their strategies to the SDGs will find themselves at a strategic advantage as national and municipal strategic planning for the goals begins to take shape.