Target 3: By 2022, positive incentives that benefit biodiversity are encouraged, while harmful incentives, including subsidies, are eliminated or reformed.
Current status: Whilst it is believed that government has in place a number of programmes that were implemented with the aim of uplifting citizens that may have had adverse effects on biodiversity, these have not been assessed and inventoried accordingly.
Strategic Action 1: Analyse existing positive, negative and potential incentives to biodiversity conservation.
Strategic Action 2: Identify appropriate economic instruments to effect reformation or elimination of harmful subsidies.
Strategic Action 3: Encourage positive incentives to benefit the environment.
Swaziland’s Biodiversity Targets
Address the underlying causes of biodiversity loss by mainstreaming biodiversity across government and society
Enhance the benefits to all from biodiversity and ecosystem services.