Goal 15: life on land Goal 15: life on land

Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reserve land degradation and halt biodersity loss

Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Ensure conservation, restoration and sustainable use of terrestrial and inland freshwater ecosystems and their services until 2020
  • Promote the implementation of sustainable management of all types of forests, halt deforestation, restore degraded forests and substantially increase afforestation and restoration globally until 2020
  • Combat desertification, restore degraded land and soil
  • Ensure conservation of mountain ecosystems in order to enhance their capacity to provide benefits that are essential for sustainable development
  • Take urgent and significant action to reduce degradation of natural habitats, halt the loss of biodiversity and protect and prevent the extinction of threatened species
  • Introduce measures to prevent the introduction and significantly reduce the impact of invasive alien species on land and water ecosystems and control or eradicate the priority species until 2020
  • Integrate ecosystem and biodiversity values into national and local planning, development processes, poverty reduction and strategies and accounts until 2020

Our contribution: environmental internship, positions & directives 'land and forestry', membership at the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil, Peta award as "heroes for animals" 2016

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