Climate Adaptation in Georgia: Empower the Protection of Ecosystems and Biodiversity

  • Albina Mamedova
  • Khatia Basilashvili

Climate change and biodiversity loss are two of the most pressing environmental challenges facing our planet. The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) indicate that these crises are closely linked, as climate change exacerbates biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation, which in turn deprives nature of its ability to naturally regulate the climate.