Germany increases contributions to Legacy Landscape Fund by US$108 million

In the lead-up to the International Day for Biological Diversity on May 22, 2022, development minister Svenja Schulze announced that Germany will commit an additional €100 million (US$108 million) to the Legacy Landscape Fund

The Legacy Landscape Fund was founded by the German Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) together with international partners and foundations such as the French Development Agency (AFD) and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) one year ago on May 22, 2021. The Legacy Landscape Fund is a financing instrument aimed at nature conservation and the protection of biodiversity in legacy landscapes across low- and middle- income countries.

Press release – Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (in German)