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.

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National Celebrations

University of Agriculture Abeokuta (UNAAB), excerpts from UNAAB Bulletin May 24, 2010

UNAAB Is Committed To BioDiversity Sustainability — VC

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwafemi Olaiya Balogun has described the newly established Institute of Food Security, Environmental Resources and Agricultural Research (IFSERAR) in the University as a confirmation of the University’s commitment to the sustainability of biodiversity. Read more

Activities organized by the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and its partners to mark the International Year of Biodiversity.

Dates and VenueEvent
22 May 2010
The Biodiversity Battle of the Brains, Quiz contest