Country Profiles

Türkiye - Country Profile

The national targets (or equivalent) presented in this database are taken from the NBSAPs received since COP-10, fifth national reports or from documents submitted separately. The mapping of national targets to the Aichi Biodiversity Targets by the Party concerned is indicated in the last column “Related Aichi Target(s)”. All Parties are encouraged to undertake this mapping exercise and to submit this information to SCBD for incorporation in this database.

Reference Target Related Strategic Goals/Aichi Targets
National Objective 1 Pressures and threats on biodiversity and ecosystems will be determined, reduced to the possible lowest level or removed totally. 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15
National Objective 2 Biological diversity components (ecosystem, species and genetic variability) will be determined, monitored, and species specific and ecosystem-based conservation approaches (traditional and modern) will be developed by determining current condition of biodiversity. 4, 5, 7, 11, 12, 13
National Objective 3 Conservation and sustainable management of biodiversity of areas exposed to agriculture, forestry and fishing activities in the country will be ensured. 5, 6, 7, 13
National Objective 4 Awareness of the public and administrators on ecosystem services will be raised, benefits from ecosystem services will be increased and sustainable biodiversity management will be ensured. 1, 4, 8, 14, 15, 19
National Objective 5 Rehabilitation and restoration of ecosystems damaged due to different reasons will be ensured, measures to prevent damage to healthy ecosystems will be developed and legislative gaps thereon will be fulfilled. 5, 10, 11, 14, 15
National Objective 6 In order to develop high added value products based on knowledge and technology concerning conservation and sustainable use of biological resources, coordination mechanism among universities, public and private sectors will be established, and long-term plans and programmes will be prepared. 1, 2, 3, 4, 19
National Objective 7 National legislation will be prepared considering the international conventions on access to genetic resources and fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising from their utilization, and the necessary technical infrastructure will be established. 1, 4, 13, 16, 18