If you are organising an event to celebrate the International Year of Biodiversity, we encourage you to share your activities with us and everyone in your country. If you wish to see the information below in your official language, please send us a translation (.doc or .pdf) at iyb2010@cbd.int.

If you have videos and photos of your celebrations of the International Year of Biodiversity, please send them to us!

Oman

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National Celebrations

  National Report on the International Year of Biodiversity, Sultanate of Oman
التقرير الوطني السنة الدولية للتنوع البيولوجي سلطنة عمان


  May 22 2010: Celebrations of the International Day of Biodiversity
On the occasion of International Day for Biodiversity, Alia Saif Al-Naamany, the founder of the Economic Intelligence and Commercial Development Company (EICD), invited 60 primary children from MIS to plant 70 different trees and the main tree royal palm. Click here to download the photos of this event (635 kb).
They have also registered their team (The Green GCC) and their event on the The Green Wave website.
For more information, please visit their webpage: The Green GCC
Dates and VenueEvent
22 May 2010
Masqat
Celebration of the International Day of Biodiversity
2 August 2010
Salalah
Seminar on the Importance and Preservation of Biodiversity