COP27 side event: Global to local: nature-based solutions for climate, nature, and people (Wetlands from Sahara & UK)

The session provides a global to local approach for nature-based solutions (NbS) outlining the global policy context of NbS with case studies from UK to Egypt delivering on biodiversity, climate, water, and sustainable development goal outcomes.

Organised by Wageningen University & Research

Tue 15 November 2022 15:00 to 16:30


  • H.E. Dr Yasmine Fouad, Minister for Environment, Egypt
  • Khaled Noby, Nature Conservation Egypt (NCE)
  • Melanie Coath, The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)
  • Irina Likhachova, International Finance Corporation (IFC)


  • Patricia Zurita, CEO, BirdLife International