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Biodiversity is essential for human health and well-being, economic prosperity, food safety and security, and other critical areas necessary for the individual and collective thriving of all humans and all human societies. Recognized by a growing coalition of political leaders, civil society, the business community, indigenous peoples and local communities, youth and other key stakeholders, we can all safeguard life on earth with dramatically increased and coordinated action. Let us all look back in 2050 noting that we saved life for future generations, plants and animals. Join the Action Agenda and become a champion of action.
News and Stories
News and stories are essential to highlight the successes of actions and impacts to protect biodiversity News and stories generate ...
Financial Mechanism and Resources
Operations of the Financial Mechanism Articles 20 and 21 of the Convention on Biological Diversity, Article 28 of the Cartagena ...
Subsidiary Body on Implementation
Introduction In Decision XII/26, the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity established the ...
Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice ...
Introduction Article 25 of the Convention on Biological Diversity establishes an open-ended intergovernmental scientific advisory ...
Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice ...
Introduction Article 25 of the Convention on Biological Diversity establishes an open-ended intergovernmental scientific advisory ...
Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice ...
Introduction Article 25 of the Convention on Biological Diversity establishes an open-ended intergovernmental scientific advisory ...
Conference of the Parties (COP)
Background and Status The Conference of the Parties is the governing body of the Convention, and advances implementation of the ...
COP Bureau
COP Bureau President Her Excellency Dr. Yasmine Fouad Minister Ministry of Environment Egypt News Minutes of the COP Bureau ...
Process
The processes of the Convention on Biodiversity and its Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety and the Nagoya Protocol on Access to ...
Biodiversity Mainstreaming
Biodiversity Mainstreaming Mainstreaming under the Convention Biodiversity mainstreaming is generally understood as ensuring ...
Thematic Programmes and Cross-Cutting Issues
Thematic Programmes The Conference of the Parties (COP) has established seven thematic programmes of work (listed below) which ...
Thematic Programmes, Cross-Cutting Initiatives and Stakeholder Groups
Thematic Programmes The Conference of the Parties (COP), governing body meeting of the Convention, has established seven thematic ...
DID YOU KNOW THAT ...
1 million species face the threat of extinction more than at any other point in human history. Land use changes, climate change, pollution and invasive species are some drivers of loss of biodiversity
Thematic Programmes and Cross-Cutting Issues
Thematic Programmes The Conference of the Parties (COP) has established seven thematic programmes of work (listed below) which ...
Thematic Programmes and Cross-Cutting Issues
Thematic Programmes The Conference of the Parties (COP), governing body meeting of the Convention, has established seven thematic ...
Actions and Impacts
Actions that positively impact biodiversity are key to implement the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and its Nagoya ...
Library and Documents
The publication and dissemination of documentation are one of the important functions of the Secretariat of the Convention on ...
Secretariat
Welcome to the Secretariat The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) was signed at the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, ...
TEst
Country Profiles Hide map Legend: CBD Party CBD & CPB Party ...