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Botswana

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National Celebrations

Botswana commemorates the International Year of Biodiversity 2010 - Schedule of Activities

Dates and VenueEvent
22 May 2010
Gaborone
Confirmed
Launch of the International Year of Biodiversity (Official Notification to the nation)
22 May 2010
Tsetseng
Confirmed
International Day for Biological Diversity
5 June 2010
Mahalapye
Confirmed
World Environment Day
7 - 8 June 2010
Gaborone
Confirmed
Tourism PITSO
August, November 2010 and February 2011
Gaborone
Confirmed
Environmental Dialogues: Biodiversity topics (2nd, 3rd and 4th Quarter)