• OUR APPROACH

The Conservation, Mitigation and Biodiversity Offset (COMBO) program helps countries around the world balance biodiversity conservation with development. Our approach encourages governments, industry and civil society to apply the mitigation hierarchy, a sequence of four key actions – Avoidance, Minimisation, Restoration and Offsets – which are international best practice for reducing impacts on biodiversity from development.


 
Government Policy

COMBO supports and assists governments in establishing appropiate governance systems and policies to guide the implementation of the mitigation hierarchy nationally. Our approach focuses on helping government institutions ...

Knowledge base

Develop tools and guidance for spatial planning and offset implmentation to avoid, mitigate and offset impacts on prioritary biodiversity and support progress towards national biodiversity objectives in coordination with stakeholders...

Implementation Mechanisms

Develop innovative models and operational protocols to implement the mitigation hierarchy, including offsets, in partnership with the private sector, public sector, civil society and conservationists. The three expected results ...

Capacity Building

Build capacity of govenments, civil society, financial insitutions and businesses to understand effective implementation of the mitigation hierarchy and its importance for ...