The Knowledge to Act

IISD promotes human development and environmental sustainability.

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    Threat of Biodiversity Loss Ignored

    Threat of Biodiversity Loss Ignored

    Climate change has finally captured public attention. Biodiversity loss, representing an equal, linked threat to life on the planet, has not.

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Humanity faces immense and urgent challenges

Climate change, biodiversity loss and poverty pose a serious threat to present and future generations. Learn More


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Navigating Troubled Waters

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Our Food. Our Farmers. The Planet.

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Investing in Progress

Agriculture is on the front lines of nearly all urgent global challenges, from hunger to climate change to biodiversity loss and freshwater scarcity. We provide solutions so agriculture can act as a driver for change. 


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