Plastic is everywhere, a part of our daily lives. However, the convenience of plastics now threatens the very survival of our planet.
Plastic is everywhere, a part of our daily lives. However, the convenience of plastics now threatens the very survival of our planet. Read More
On 12 April, Sir David Attenborough joins the head of the UN’s Convention on Biological Diversity and a panel from government, business and civil society to discuss how to mobilise global action to tackle what is said to be the greatest threat to humanity: the biodiversity crisis. Read More
Today on the occasion of World Health Day, it is important to note that human health ultimately depends upon the availability of clean air, fresh water, medicines, food, and fuel sources. Read More
Dr. Cristiana Paşca Palmer, CBD Executive Secretary, said: “These assessments are sobering. They show that the pressures on biodiversity and its associated ecosystem services from human activities, including climate change, are increasing. They show that the status of biodiversity is decreasing. They show that while the world is taking actions, more needs to be done to halt the loss of biodiversity.” Read More
Each programme factsheet introduces a key biodiversity topic