UNDP - Romania
UNDP Romania observed the International Day for Biological Diversity through a symposium held at the UN House.
UN Ambassador Soknan Han Jung and Mr. Attila Korodi, Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development of Romania, opened the event. Expert speakers, Dr. Mircea Dutu and Dr. Dan Manoleli, presented a quick overview on present and predicted impacts of climate change on all living organisms.
The Oscar Academy Award winning, "An Inconvenient Truth," documentary film by Al Gore was screened. At the end of the event the floor opened for a question and answer period on climate change and biodiversity.