UK Government Authorizes Consultation to Spur Investment in Nature Recovery Initiatives

April 25, 2023

On March 23, the British Standards Institution (BSI), the UK National Standards Body, announced the launch of a three-year Nature Investment Standards Programme and related consultation, which aims to stimulate private sector investment in nature recovery initiatives and nature-friendly farming. The consultation aims to identify current barriers to investment and address related concerns, such as the absence of “standardized, transparent data.” BSI is partnering with the UK Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) on the Nature Investment Standards Programme.

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