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CBO Global Launch Event

Monday, 15 October | 10:35–11:00

Hall 3, Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC)
Cities for Life Summit
 

Speakers

  • Mr. Braulio Dias, Executive Secretary, Convention on Biological Diversity
  • Mr. Thomas Elmqvist, Professor in Natural Resource Management, Stockholm University

CBO Global Launch Press Conference

Monday, 15 October | 12:00–12:30

Hitex 3, Media Centre, Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC)
 

Speakers

  • Mr. Braulio Dias, Executive Secretary, Convention on Biological Diversity
  • Mr. Thomas Elmqvist, Professor in Natural Resource Management, Stockholm University
  • Ms. Kobie Brand, Regional Director of ICLEI Africa, and Global Biodiversity Coordinator
  • Mr. Bakary Kante, Director of Division of Environmental Law and Conventions (DELC), UNEP (TBC)

Panel Discussion: Science behind the policy and practice

Tuesday, 16 October | 11:15

Hall 3, Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC)
Cities for Life Summit
 

Speakers

  • CBO – Mr. Thomas Elmqvist, Professor in Natural Resource Management, Stockholm University
  • CBI – Ms. Lena Chan, Director (National Biodiversity Centre, Singapore National Parks
  • GBIF – Mr. Tim Hirsch, Senior Programme Officer for Engagement, Global Biodiversity Information Facility (TBC)
  • URBIO – Ms. Haripriya Gundimeda, Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Technology–Mumbai
  • TEEB and ecosystem valuation – Mr. Andre Mader, Programme Officer, CBD
  • Local BSAP Studios – Speaker to be announced, UNU-IAS