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INAS showcases Nature-based Solutions (NbS) for policymakers, practitioners, and local communities. NbS are actions for effectively and adaptively addressing various societal issues through functions of nature to achieve societies in harmony with nature. Be inspired by nature-based actions and solutions with INAS!


NbS are actions to protect, sustainably manage, and restore natural or modified ecosystems that address societal challenges effectively and adaptively, simultaneously providing human well-being and biodiversity benefits to achieve societies in harmony with nature. NbS bring multi-benefits to societies and communities, in combination with conventional approaches. While potentially serving as innovative solutions to challenges, case studies in this website are categorized into four practical approaches that address various uses: Disaster Risk Reduction, Tradition, Livelihood, and Development.