Making the case for nature

The Australia Land Conservation Alliance Makes the Case for Increasing Voluntary Permanently Protected Land to 5% by 2030

By Cecilia Riebl, Trust for Nature Policy Advisor and ILCN Regional Representative for Australasia, March 2022

Last year, governments around the world recognised the inherent value of nature conservation, with over 70 countries, including Australia, joining the High Ambition Coalition (HAC) for Nature and People – an intergovernmental group with the central goal of protecting at least 30 per cent of the world’s land and oceans by 2030.