||Related Strategic Goals/Aichi Targets
||By 2020, at the latest, 50% of The Gambia’s populations are aware of the values of biodiversity and the steps they can take to conserve and use it sustainably.
||By 2020, biodiversity values are integrated 100% into national and local development and poverty reduction planning processes and national accounts.
||By 2020, all forms of pollution from water and land-based activities are brought to levels that are non-detrimental to ecosystem functions.
||By 2020, 50 % Governments, business and stakeholders have plans for sustainable production and consumption and keep the impacts of resource use within safe ecological limits.
||By 2020, the rate of biodiversity loss, including forest fragmentation and land degradation is considerably reduced by 50%.
||By 2020, 60% of areas that are suitable for spawning and nursery grounds are protected, while the use of wrong fishing gears reduced by 40%.
||By 2020, 50% of areas under agriculture, aquaculture and forestry are managed sustainably, ensuring conservation of biodiversity.
||By 2020, 50% of pollution, including waste and agro and industrial chemical has been brought to levels that are not detrimental to ecosystem function.
||By 2020, reduced occurrence and prevent introduction of invasive species by 50%.
||By 2020, maintain integrity and functioning of vulnerable ecosystems impacted by climate change minimized at least 20%.
||By 2020, at least 5% of terrestrial and inland water, and 10% of coastal and marine areas are conserved through systems of protected areas.
||By 2020, 35% of known threatened and rare species have been prevented from extinction and 50% extinct species reintroduced or restocked.
||By 2020, 35% of the genetic diversity of cultivated plants, farmed and domesticated animals and of wild relatives is maintained.
||By 2020, poverty would be reduced by 10% of protected area dependent communities to reduce pressure on natural resources significantly.
||By 2020, ecosystem resilience and the contribution of biodiversity to carbon stocks has been enhanced, through conservation and restoration, including restoration of at least 50 per cent of degraded ecosystems.
||By 2020, the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefits Sharing is in force and operational.
||By 2016, The Gambia would have adopted as a policy instrument, and has commenced implementing an effective, participatory and updated NBSAP.
||By 2020, the traditional knowledge, innovations and practices of indigenous and local communities and their customary use, are respected.
||By 2020, knowledge, the science base and technologies relating to biodiversity, its values, functioning, status and trends, and the understanding of consequences of its loss, are improved, widely shared and transferred, and applied.
||By 2020, the mobilization of financial resources for effectively implementing the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 from all sources, should increase substantially by 35%.