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News Headlines
#95385
2013-09-04

Should offsets fund the Coalition’s reef plan?

On Monday, the Coalition announced its plan for the Great Barrier Reef, including a A$40m trust-fund to target threats to the Reef such as Crown of Thorns starfish and runoff from agriculture.

News Headlines
#95342
2013-08-30

Business and water: an uneasy but vital relationship

To address today's pending water challenges, the private sector needs to help establish "safe spaces" for dialogue and action without falling into the trap of resource or policy capture, says a new report from conservation group WWF International.

News Headlines
#95271
2013-08-26

85% of Brazilian leather goes to markets sensitive to environmental concerns

Around 40% of beef and 85% of leather production serve markets that are potentially sensitive to environmental concerns, providing a partial explantation as to why Brazilian producers have made recent commitments to reducing deforestation for cattle production, finds a new study published in Tro ...

News Headlines
#95234
2013-08-23

Private sector revitalizes ecosystems management in Africa

Multinational companies met here on Wednesday to discuss the role of the private sector in strengthening the fight against climate change and habitats depletion in sub-Saharan Africa.

News Headlines
#94903
2013-08-02

Guardian Launches US Sustainable Business Network

Today (1 Aug), Guardian Sustainable Business (GSB), a leading platform for corporate leaders that curates the world's most authoritative voices on sustainability, launches a US network as part of the Guardian's growing global expansion.

Meeting Document
#68903
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/WG-RI/3/2/ADD2

Engagement of Business

Meeting Document
#86854
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/WG-RI/4/9

Engagement with Business

Meeting Document
#66322
2013-07-17

Document

A Case for Maintaining Biological Diversity

Meeting Document
#66323
2013-07-17

Document

Businesses Vow to Protect Biodiversity

Meeting Document
#65305
2013-07-17

Document

Draft Agenda

Meeting Document
#65753
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 2 - Monday 30 November 2009 12:00-13:30 - Panel discussion The Business case for Biodiversity: a sectoral update

Meeting Document
#65754
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.A - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session TOURISM

Meeting Document
#65755
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.B - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session LUXURY AND FASHION INDUSTRIES

Meeting Document
#65756
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.C - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session ENERGY

Meeting Document
#65757
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.D - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session FINANCE

Meeting Document
#65758
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 4.1- Tuesday 1 December 2009 09:30-11:00 - Panel discussion MANAGING BIODIVERSITY RISKS TO BUSINESS

Meeting Document
#65759
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 4.2 - Tuesday 1 December 2009 11:30-13:00 - Panel discussion MEASURING, VALUING AND REPORTING BUSINESS IMPACTS AND DEPENDENCIES ON BIODIVERSITY AND ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

Meeting Document
#65760
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 4.3 - Tuesday 1 December 2009 14:30-16:00 - Panel discussion BUILDING BIODIVERSITY BUSINESS

Meeting Document
#65761
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.A - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session BIODIVERSITY OFFSETS AND BANKING

Meeting Document
#65762
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.B - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session STANDARDS AND CERTIFICATION

Meeting Document
#65763
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.C - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session BIODIVERSITY TOOLS AND THEIR APPLICATION

Meeting Document
#65764
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.D - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session PARTNERSHIPS

Meeting Document
#65765
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 3 - Session 6 - Wednesday 2 December 2009 09:00-10:15 - Panel discussion SCALING-UP EFFORTS

Meeting Document
#65768
2013-07-17

Document

Business biodiversity efforts in key industry sectors: A background note (UNEP)

Meeting Document
#65545
2013-07-17

Document

The Business of BioTrade: Using biological resources sustainably and responsibly

Meeting Document
#65986
2013-07-17

Document

Input form for the Draft Jakarta Charter on Business and Biodiversity

Meeting Document
#65546
2013-07-17

Document

Contribution to Further the Implementation of CBD COP 9 Decisions IX/6 Incentive Measures and IX/26 Promoting Business Engagement by Supporting the Dissemination of Businesses Cases and Practices

Meeting Document
#63339
2013-07-17

Document

COP Decision VIII/17 Private Sector Engagement

Meeting Document
#63340
2013-07-17

Document

COP Decision IX/26 Promoting Business Engagement

Meeting Document
#63341
2013-07-17

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Report of the Second Business and the 2010 Biodiversity Challenge Meeting, São Paulo, Brazil, 3-5 November 2005

Meeting Document
#63342
2013-07-17

Document

Report of the Business and the 2010 Biodiversity Challenge Meeting, London, 20-21 January 2005

Meeting Document
#74091
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/10/INF/27

Biodiversity Offsets: A Tool for CBD Parties to Consider, and a Briefing on the Business and Biodiversity Offsets Programme

Meeting Document
#44688
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/9/21/ADD1

Cooperation with Other Conventions, International Organizations and Initiatives And Engagement of Stakeholders (Addendum - Engagement of Business)

Meeting Document
#46069
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/9/21/REV1

Cooperation with Other Conventions, International Organizations and Initiatives And Engagement of Stakeholders: Revised note by the Executive Secretary

Notification
#2057
2013-07-05
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2013-07-20
News Headlines
#94455
2013-07-02

San Francisco seafood restaurants go sustainable

The Seafood Watch, first created by Monterey Bay Aquarium in the late 1990s, is arguably the best-known guide to sustainably-caught seafood in the U.S. Listing seafood choices in three categories—green (best choices), yellow (good alternatives), and red (avoid)—the guide informs consumers of the ...

News Headlines
#94456
2013-07-02

Climate change is a 'big business opportunity for the UK'

UK's first national adaption plan sets out economic opportunities of increasingly more extreme weather, as well as the risks

News Headlines
#94417
2013-06-27

More companies are finding sustainability makes sense

BUSINESS and environmental activists are worlds apart — ideologically opposed, distrustful and antagonistic over each other’s motives, right? Those of us who have followed the high-profile daredevil actions of the anti-whaling, anti-palm oil or anti-nuclear campaigners may agree. But the acrimon ...

News Headlines
#94310
2013-06-19

Biodiversity tax on industries surprising: Confederation of Indian Industry

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) said on Tuesday that Madhya Pradesh government did not consult it before levying the 2 % biodiversity tax on industries of the state.

News Headlines
#94240
2013-06-13

Norwegian Parliament calls for stronger implementation of no-deforestation policy for investments

The Norwegian Parliament has called for the country's pension fund to strengthen its commitment to avoid investing in companies linked to rainforest destruction.

News Headlines
#94111
2013-06-05

Let’s make business greener

Water and biodiversity play a significant role in sustaining human life and ensuring welfare. They are essential for securing food, medicines, energy and building materials.

News Headlines
#94081
2013-06-04

Improving biodiversity in Hunter mining regions

The New South Wales and Federal governments are working together on a plan to better consider the impact of mining on biodiversity in the Upper Hunter.

News Headlines
#93902
2013-05-24

Can banks make a profit by investing in the Great Barrier Reef?

Earlier this month, Australia’s Big Four banks copped a serve over their support of the coal and gas extraction industries, focusing attention on the ways large banks' investment decisions can put the future of the Great Barrier Reef at risk.

News Headlines
#93728
2013-05-16

Network sees value biodiversity has for business

SOUTH Africa was the third most biodiverse country in the world, but had given birth to none of the "cool" business solutions to saving biodiversity, the Endangered Wildlife Trust’s CEO, Yolan Friedmann, said on Wednesday.

News Headlines
#93654
2013-05-14

Oil palm firms team up with Sabah to protect Malua Forest Reserve

Four oil palm firms join hands with Sabah to ensure wildlife continues to thrive and forests flourish in Malua.DEEP within the heart of Sabah lies the 34,000ha Malua Forest Reserve. It has been previously logged but regeneration over the years means that it is still a significant area of rainfor ...

News Headlines
#93663
2013-05-14

The private sector could help tackle climate change. What a pity it's left out in the cold

In a stark reminder of our failure to bring man-made greenhouse gases under control, scientists reported last week that the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere surpassed a level we think we haven’t seen for 3 million years.

News Headlines
#93668
2013-05-14

Many Entrepreneurs Claim to Care About Sustainability, Yet Make Decisions That Are Harmful to Environment

May 13, 2013 — Many entrepreneurs claim that they care about sustainability, yet they make decisions that are harmful to the environment.

News Headlines
#93670
2013-05-14

Sacrificing the Reef for Industrial Development

SYDNEY, May 14 2013 (IPS) - Mining and port development coupled with decreasing water quality along Australia’s north-eastern coast are threatening the continent’s World Heritage-listed tourist drawcard, the Great Barrier Reef.

News Headlines
#93571
2013-05-08

IKEA Co-workers Give Two Green Thumbs Up to Tree Planting!

Today, IKEA co-workers across Canada will show their ongoing commitment to their communities by joining forces with Tree Canada for the 17th annual Pick a Tree, Plant a Tree program. Since the program's inception, IKEA co-workers have planted over 23,000 trees and shrubs, which have the potentia ...

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