Topics in COP14

Wondering what IFSA delegates will be learning about at the upcoming COP14? Below are just a few of the topics we will be covering during the conference in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. The following links will take you to PDF publications released by the UN CBD in preparation for COP14: ✅ Biodiversity and the Sustainable Development Goals ✅ Climate … Continue reading Topics in COP14

Advertisements

CBD April Update

CBD April Announcements Media Release: Worsening Worldwide Land Degradation Now ‘Critical’, Undermining Well-Being of 3.2 Billion People Summary  for  policymakers  of  the  thematic  assessment  report  on land  degradation  and  restoration  of  the  Intergovernmental Science-Policy  Platform  on  Biodiversity  and  Ecosystem  Services available here. WORLD HEALTH DAY: 7 April 2018 - Secretariat Press Release “Universal health coverage: everyone, everywhere” Human … Continue reading CBD April Update

CBD March Update

5 March 2018 – The Nagoya-Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety Adopted on 15 October 2010 in Nagoya, Japan, as a supplementary agreement to the Cartagena Protocol, the Supplementary Protocol aims to contribute to the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity by providing international rules and procedures … Continue reading CBD March Update

UNCBD: 10th Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group for Article 8(j): Traditional Knowledge of Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities

The Conference of the Parties has established a working group specifically to address the implementation of Article 8 (j) and related provisions of the Convention. This working group is open to all Parties, Indigenous and local communities representatives. The 10th Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group for Article 8(j): Traditional Knowledge of Indigenous Peoples … Continue reading UNCBD: 10th Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group for Article 8(j): Traditional Knowledge of Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities

CBD – Subcommission breaking news

Find the most recent news related to the United Nations- Convention on Biological Diversity (UN CBD) and close organizations!    Nagoya-Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress to the Biosafety Protocol edges closer to entering into force : October 13th 2017 The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety seeks to protect biological diversity from the potential … Continue reading CBD – Subcommission breaking news