Knowledge & Policy Support

Browse through our store of knowledge on various thematic and methodological areas and discover policymaking and implementation tools

A one-stop-shop for online learning and networking on a variety of biodiversity and ecosystem services themes. Users can browse and share information, connect with experts, commission policy briefs and find possible solutions to their specific policy questions.

Browse through our store of knowledge on various thematic areas.

Biodiversity Finance
A one-stop-shop for online learning and networking on biodiversity finance.
Ecosystem-based Adaptation
A one-stop-shop for online learning and networking on ecosystem-based adaptation.
Indigenous and Local Knowledge in Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
A one-stop-shop for online learning and networking on indigenous and local knowledge in the field of biodiversity and ecosystem services.
Land Degradation and Restoration
A one-stop-shop for online learning and networking on land degradation and restoration from a biodiversity and ecosystem services angle.
Pollination, Pollinators and Food Production
A one-stop-shop for online learning and networking on pollination, pollinators and food production from a biodiversity and ecosystem services angle.

A source of information on policy support tools and methodologies, allowing users not only to learn about the various elements of policymaking and implementation, but also to assess the usability of these resources in their own contexts.

Methodological Areas

A one-stop shop on a variety of methodologies and policy support tools used in designing and implementing biodiversity and ecosystem services policy. Users can browse and share information, connect with experts, commission policy briefs, and access knowledge that helps answer their specific policy questions.

NBSAP Forum

Join the NBSAP Forum’s online community of practice that includes over 2,000 policy makers and practitioners responsible for implementing national biodiversity-related strategies and actions.

IPBES Catalogue of Policy Tools & Methodologies

Managed by IPBES, this catalogue is a compendium of information on relevant tools and methodologies designed to inform particular phases of policymaking and implementation on a range of subjects concerning biodiversity and ecosystem services. It is currently under development.

IPBES Catalogue of Assessments

The IPBES Catalogue of Assessments is a source of information on assessments of biodiversity and ecosystem services from the global to the sub-national scales. It is currently under development.