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National Celebrations

8 June, to celebrate the International Day on Biodiversity a Seminar on Biodiversity was organized. Hereby various experts gave presentations, within their scope of work, about the status, trends and threats on biodiversity. This seminar also contributes to information to formulate the 4th National Report on Biodiversity.

Final Report: Activities which have been held in Suriname concerning the International Year of Biodiversity.

Dates and VenueEvent
25 April 2010
Launch of the 2010 International Year of Biodiversity
27 April 2010
Journalist Information Session
8 June 2010
Biodiversity Seminar