Investing in Nature: Financing Conservation and Nature-based Solutions

Document Summary: 

Investing in Nature: Financing Conservation and Nature-based Solutions  -- A Practical Guide for Europe

This document provides a seven-step guide to financing conservation and nature-based solutions projects, including: 1. Get to know the financing basics; 2. Describe the project your business model and expected impact: 3. Describe your current financial standing; 4.Forecast future cash flows; 5. Identify risks and possible mitigants; 6. Analyse different funding structures and sources of capital; 7. Assess appropriate legal structures Including.  

This report also contains case studies, as well as information on how to access support from the European Investment Bank’s dedicated Natural Capital Financing Facility. 

Author
European Investment Bank
Publication Date
Thursday, 11 January 2018
Applicable location
Europe
Africa
Americas
Asia
Oceania
Topic/Theme
Biodiversity conservation
Forest conservation and management
Climate change
Database
Learning materials