Republic of Korea

Republic of Korea

Official Celebration of the International Day for Biological Diversity 2015

20 May 2015
Healing talk concert for the Earth and youth with the Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity
An event and lecture for and with grade 10 students from Western Incheon High school.

20 May 2015
International Seminar on Multilateral Cooperation on Biodiversity
Participants were from universities, research institutions, private industries, government officials, and other related bodies.

22 May 2015
IDB Celebration Ceremony organized by MOE & MOF
Celebrations with the participation of the Minister of Environment, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, lawmakers, Jeju-do Governor, and Jeju City Mayor.

Korea Celebrates, 22 May 2015
Gwanghwamun Square, Seoul

Biodiv Inc. (a socio-ecological venture based on biodiversity in agriculture), SaengTaeGongGam (an ecosystem educational NGO), Seoul Women’s University and Seoul City celebrate the International Day for Biological Diversity.

A public event will be held to advocate the importance of biodiversity for sustainable development in agriculture.