Drawing a “Red Line” for Ecological Protection to Mitigate and Adapt to Climate Change

People's Republic of China (2019)

The initiative will call for active implementation of national spatial planning measures, based on scientific research and data, put forward a set of methodologies and guidelines for land use planning including the "ecological red lines", and promote the use. The initiative will provide capacity-building and technical support for countries and regions planning to launch similar initiatives or to conduct pilot demonstrations, including the exchange of knowledge and information, field visits and seminars. Using practical experience, the initiative will continuously improve the methodology and expand its application in different countries and regions to promote the formation of coordinated action in a global sense.