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!

Republic of Korea

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National Celebrations

2010 International Year of Biodiversity events in Korea

Korean website for the International Year of Biodiversity

Website of the Ministry of Environment

Dates and VenueEvent
31 March - 15 April 2010
Jinhae
UNESCO Biodiversity Photo Exhibition Tour
2 April - 31 October 2010
Incheon
Confirmed
National Institute of Biological Resources presents IYB Special Exhibition
20 May 2010
Incheon
4th NIBR International Symposium in Commemoration of the 2010 International Year of Biodiversity
29 May - 20 June 2010
Pohang
Confirmed
Endangered flora exhibition
7 - 11 June 2010
Busan
Confirmed
3rd intergovernmental and multistakeholder meeting on Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
19 - 20 August 2010
Seoul
Confirmed
Biodiversity Conference
23 - 28 August 2010
Seoul
Confirmed
23rd International Union of Forest Research Organization (IUFRO) World Congress [Korea Forest Service]
13 - 17 September 2010
Daegu
Confirmed
4th East Asian Federation of Ecological Societies (EAFES) International Conference in conjunction with the 8th International Long Term Ecological Research (ILTER) – East Asian-Pacific (EAP) Regional Conference
15 - 16 September 2010
Seoul
Confirmed
International Conference on Climate Change, Biodiversity, and Ethics
9 - 16 October 2010
Hwaseong
Confirmed
17th Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Governing Board Meeting
13 - 15 October 2010
Suwon
Confirmed
International Symposium on Sustainable Agricultural Development and use of Agrobiodiversity in the Asia-Pacific Region
 

Past events

22 May 2010, International Day for Biodiversity
명동에서 펼친 생물다양성의 날 기념 퍼포먼스 (English version)