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!

Peru

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National Celebrations

Final Report sent by Consejo Regional VIII-Arequipa del Colegio de Biólogos del Perú (ES)

Peru Megadiverse Country
Our country has a priceless natural heritage, with a huge diversity of landscapes and ecosystems, species and genetic resources, which can be used to ensure food security, health and other needs of our population.

Pictures

See more pictures from the Ministry of Environment of Peru on Flickr

Website of the Ministry of Environment

The Forum “Using agricultural biodiversity to overcome poverty and improve livelihoods”, co-organized by the Instituto Nacional de Innovación Agraria (INIA), the Ministry of Agriculture, the Ministry of the Environment and Bioversity International, was held on in Lima on 14 and 15 April, at the Centro Convention Center of the Colegio Médico del Perú. Click here to review the press releases of this event (EN-ES).

  International Biodiversity Project in Peru is underway! 15,000 students have joined it and on June 28th will be released the 1,000 best proposals on Biodiversity relevance. After, the 30 best projects will be shown at the Huachipa Zoo. Pictures.

Dates and VenueEvent
1 January - 31 December 2010
Lima
Confirmed
Programa de actividades por el Año Internacional de la Diversidad Biológica
1 March - 30 November 2010
Lima
Confirmed
Proyecto Internacional Diversidad Biológica
3 June 2010
Lima
Confirmed
Muchas especies un planeta un futuro
28 June - 30 September 2010
Lima
Confirmed
Proyecto Internacional Diversidad Biologica - Minicientificos
27 August 2010
San Isidro
6ta Casa Abierta: Econegocios y Biocomercio
3 September 2010
Cusco
Confirmed
Retratos
10 November 2010
Lima
Confirmed
Día Mundial de la Ciencia para la Paz y el Desarrollo
10 November 2010
San Isidro
Confirmed
Conferencia Reproduccion en Cautiverio de las Especies de Fauna Silvestre
15 - 19 November 2010
Lima
Confirmed
CIENTEC 2010
16 November 2010
San Isidro
Confirmed
Conferencia: Biodiversidad en el Peru
26 November 2010
Lima
Confirmed
Cierre del Ciclo de Conferencias de Casa Abierta
30 November - 4 December 2010
Cusco
Andean Forum of Adventure Tourism, Trekking and Mountain High
12/17/2010
Lima
Confirmed
1er Taller sobre Gestión en Ecosistemas
 
Parque De Las Leyendas celebrates the International Year of Biodiversity (in Spanish).


  Celebration, World Environment Day - Peru
Watch on Youtube

  2010 International Year of Biodiversity - Peru
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  2010 International Year of Biodiversity – Interviews (Spanish)
Watch on Youtube


InfoAndina
Generando conocimiento y difundiendo información para el desarrollo sostenible de montañas en América Latina InfoAndina es un programa del Consorcio para el Desarrollo Sostenible de la Ecorregión Andina (CONDESAN).


  Minicientíficos
Proyecto Internacional sobre Diversidad Biológica. Fotos (zip 1.3mb)

Partners

Colegio de Biólogos del Perú Consejo Regional VIII - Arequipa

www.cbpcrviii.org
It is a professional institution under public law established by Decree Law Nº 19364 (18-04-72), which includes biologists of Perú graduates and graduates from universities in Peru and abroad, under Law Nº 28847 Labour Law the biologist and Regulations. Its governing body is the National Council and chairs the National Dean and members of the National Board and the deans of the 20 regional councils throughout Perú.


More information can be found by clicking here (ES).