If you are organising an event to celebrate the International Year of Biodiversity, we encourage you to share your activities with us and everyone in your country. If you wish to see the information below in your official language, please send us a translation (.doc or .pdf) at iyb2010@cbd.int.

If you have videos and photos of your celebrations of the International Year of Biodiversity, please send them to us!

Jamaica

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National Celebrations

Jamaica School Children Help Celebrate United Nations International Year of Biodiversity - Press Release
Lianna Harvey – First prize Asheba Williamson – Second prize Katana Finlason - Honorable Mention

From left to right:
  • Lianna Harvey – First prize
  • Asheba Williamson – Second prize
  • Katana Finlason - Honorable Mention

Dates and VenueEvent
5 - 9 October 2010
Montego Bay
Confirmed
Fourteenth Intergovernmental Meeting on the Action Plan for the Caribbean Environment Programme
5 October 2010
Montego Bay
Confirmed
Sixth Meeting of the Contracting Parties (COP) to the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW) in the Wider Caribbean Region
 
Different events are being planned. More information will follow.