Meetings and Other Activities
World Parks Congress 2014 - Sydney, Australia
The final consultation for Connecting Global Priorities: Biodiversity and Human Health, A State of Knowledge Review was held at IUCN World Parks Congress (WPC) from 12-19 November 2014.
View the briefing note of the State of Knowledge Review prepared for IUCN World Parks Congress!
For further information visit www.cbd.int/en/health/stateofknowledge
CBD-WHO collaborative activities highlighted at WPC
On 14 November 2014, in a video statement for a WPC event announcing the final consultation and forthcoming launch of the State of Knowledge Review, the World Health Organization highlighted the strengthening of collaborative activities with the CBD and noted the importance of biodiversity and ecosystems for human health and well-being. Watch the video below!
CBD 12th Conference of the Parties, 6-17 October 2014, Pyeongchang, Korea
The summary of side events on biodiversity and human health is available here!
The COP 12 Official document on biodiversity and human health is available here
The advanced draft of Connecting Global Priorities: Biodiversity and Human Health, a State of Knowledge Review is available here
COP 12 decision on biodiversity and human health available soon!
Expert Meeting on The State of Knowledge Review on the Interlinkages between Biodiversity and Human Health
Rome, Italy, 1-3 July 2014
Biodiversity and Community Health Initiative update on first expert meeting and CBD-WHO collaborative activities
SBSTTA18: Information Document 15: Emerging Key Messages for the State of knowledge Review on the Interlinkages between Biodiversity and Human Health
Peer review until 10 July 2014.
Health and Biodiversity Showcased at SBSTTA 18
Montreal, Canada, 23- 28 October, 2014
SBSTTA 18 UNEP/CBD/SBSTTA/18/17: Health and Biodiversity (Agenda Item 9.7)
Side event: Fostering Synergies Between Biodiversity And Human Health:Towards The Post-2015 Development Agenda (Wednesday 25 June, 2014 Room 7B)
Preparatory Meeting on The State of Knowledge Review on the Interlinkages between Biodiversity and Human Health
WHO headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland, 14-16 January 2014
Health and Biodiversity Showcased at COP 11
Hyderabad, India, 8 - 19 October, 2012
Information Document 27: Collaborative and Mainstreaming Activities with the Health Sector: Progress Report
Side Events Summary: Biodiversity and Health-related Side Events at COP 11
EcoHealth 2012 Conference
Kunming, China, 15 - 18 October, 2012
Full Conference Program
PAHO / WHO Joint Seminar with the Institute of Medicine (IOM / NRC)
Understanding the Post-2015 Development Agenda Process: Opportunities and Challenges that Lie Ahead
Online, 18 October 2012, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT
Agenda and Additional Information
Expert Meeting on Linkages between Human Health and Biodiversity
WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland, 2 April, 2012
For further information on any recent or future meetings contact Cristina Romanelli: firstname.lastname@example.org