The Bonn Challenge is a global aspiration to restore 150 million hectares of the world's deforested and degraded lands by 2020 and 350 million hectares by 2030.

How far we've come

2020 goal

75%

112.87 of 150 million hectares

Commitments

37

Potential

  • Climate benefit:

    5.95 GtCO2 sequestered

  • Economic activity:

    19,872 million USD

  • Malawi

    Date committed: 2016

    Committed

    4.5 million hectares
  • Association of Guatemalan Private Natural Reserves

    Date committed: 2016

    Committed

    0.04 million hectares
  • Panama

    Date committed: 2016

    Committed

    1 million hectares
  • Guinea

    Date committed: 2016

    Committed

    2 million hectares
  • Central African Republic

    Date committed: 2016

    Committed

    3.5 million hectares
  • Côte d'Ivoire

    Date committed: 2016

    Committed

    5 million hectares
  • Mexico (Campeche)

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    0.4 million hectares
  • Mexico (Quintana Roo)

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    0.3 million hectares
  • Asia Pulp & Paper

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    1 million hectares
  • Nicaragua

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    2.8 million hectares
  • Honduras

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    1 million hectares
  • Argentina

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    1 million hectares
  • Republic of the Congo

    Date committed: 2016

    Committed

    2 million hectares
  • Madagascar

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    1 million hectares
  • Mozambique

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    1 million hectares
  • Liberia

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    1 million hectares
  • Burundi

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    2 million hectares
  • Chile

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    0.5 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Ecuador

    Date committed: 2014

    Committed

    0.5 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Peru

    Date committed: 2014

    Committed

    3.2 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Pakistan (KPK)

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    0.38 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Mexico

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    7.5 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Ghana

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    2 million hectares
  • Kenya

    Date committed: 2016

    Assessment: Underway

    Committed

    5.1 million hectares
  • Mexico (Yucatán)

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    0.25 million hectares
  • Niger

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    3.2 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Brazil's Atlantic Forest Restoration Pact

    Date committed: 2011

    Assessment: Underway

    Committed

    1 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Uganda

    Date committed: 2014

    Assessment: Underway

    Committed

    2.5 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Guatemala

    Date committed: 2014

    Assessment: Underway

    Committed

    1.2 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Date committed: 2014

    Committed

    8 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Colombia

    Date committed: 2014

    Assessment: Underway

    Committed

    1 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Ethiopia

    Date committed: 2014

    Assessment: Underway

    Committed

    15 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • India

    Date committed: 2015

    Committed

    13 million hectares
  • Costa Rica

    Date committed: 2012

    Assessment: Underway

    Committed

    1 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • El Salvador

    Date committed: 2012

    Assessment: Underway

    Committed

    1 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • Rwanda

    Date committed: 2011

    Assessment: Underway

    Committed

    2 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration
  • United States

    Date committed: 2011

    Committed

    15 million hectares

    Potential for restoration

    • Wide-scale restoration
    • Mosaic restoration

The Bonn Challenge