Nature-based solutions for water

The initiative on Nature-based Solutions for Water fosters the implementation of innovative solutions that work with nature towards increased water use efficiency and more equitable and sustainable management of water resources, contributing to SDG 6. These solutions also deliver co-benefits notably for climate change adaptation, biodiversity and human health. Through evidence-based policy dialogue at multiple levels, the initiative will upscale successful models to achieve wider adoption and replication.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Water resources conservation
Water sector policy
01.12.2017 - 31.12.2027
CHF 8'900'000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Development cooperation
Project partners Contract partner
Private sector
  • Foreign private sector North

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   8'900'000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   0