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Samoa

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National Celebrations

Plans and activities undertaken by Samoa in its commemoration of the International Year of Biodiversity
Efforts were channelled into the coordination of an official launching and public awareness raising program, spearheaded by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, on 17 May 2010. The event invited stakeholders from all sectors and saw fruitful contributions from intergovernmental organisations and local non government organisations, including schools and village communities.

Website of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment

Dates and VenueEvent
17 May 2010
Apia
Confirmed
International Year of Biodiversity's Theme : Value the Biodiversity of Samoa - It's Our Life