14
September
2019
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17:17
Europe/Amsterdam

Working with, not against nature to combat climate change

Visiting Prof Koh Lian Pin from the Dept of Biological Sciences at NUS Faculty of Science noted that innovations in science and technology can maximise the effectiveness of nature-based climate solutions, reduce barriers for their implementation, and create new solutions and economic opportunities. He opined that Singapore is ideally positioned to help with the implementation of climate mitigation and adaptation strategies in socially and culturally responsible ways for achieving carbon-neutral economy and stable climate at the local, regional and global levels.