Name
Biodiverse Carbon (Carbono Biodiverso)
country
Portugal
Goal
Provides a diverse set of services and integrated solutions for forestry management (for municipalities and private landowners), assessment of ecosystem services provided by species, ensuring the conservation of ecosystem services through the promotion of an "Ecosystem Services Management and Remuneration Grant ", as well as offering consulting services to companies and individuals in order to compensate carbon emissions through the financing of environmental protection projects, autoctonous plantations and maintenance of ecossystem services.
Main Topic
Biodiversity: preserving and restoring ecosystems and biodiversity
All Topics
Biodiversity: preserving and restoring ecosystems and biodiversity
Increasing the EU's climate policy ambition for 2030 and 2050
Financing the transition (i.e. it facilitates and/or stimulates public and private investments needed for the transition to a climate-neutral, green, competitive and inclusive economy)
Fostering a just transition: leaving no one behind (fostering i.e. inclusivity, equity, empowerment of marginalized communities or other goals regarding justice)
Scale
  • City and peri-urban
  • Regional (e.g. a province, including multiple cities)
Actors
  • Non-profit organisation (i.e. pursues a particular social cause, e.g. schools, foundations, social movement)
  • Local government
  • National government
Maturity
3
Actions
Designing policies and/or (management) strategies
Aims
  • Socio-cultural aims: changing acceptance, behaviour, social norms, networks, traditions or contributing to knowledge build-up
  • Socio-economic aims: changing business models, market structures and economic systems
  • Socio-ecological aims: changing ecological practices, such as rewilding, regenerative or nature-based solutions
Category
Thinking
Initiatives Database website
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CONTACT

For further details please contact co-leads Dr Chris Foulds (chris.foulds@aru.ac.uk) and Dr Rosie Robison (rosie.robison@aru.ac.uk).

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under grant agreement No 101036640. The sole responsibility for the content of this website lies with the SHARED GREEN DEAL HAS project and does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the European Union.