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Article 6

General Measures for Conservation and Sustainable Use


Article 10

Sustainable Use of Components of Biological Diversity


Article 9

Contribution to Conservation and Sustainable Use

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Sustainable use in the Ecosystem Approach

This workshop will explore the overall relationships and commonalities between the principles of sustainable use and the Ecosystem Approach.

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Community Consultation: Local Voices and Dialogue at CBD COP7

The Equator Initiative is a partnership of UNDP together with BrasilConnects, Canada, the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, IDRC, IUCN, The Nature Conservancy, TVE, and the United Nations Foundation.

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Preparatory Event to the Dialogue on Tourism, Cultural Diversity and Sustainable Development to be celebrated during the Universal Forum of Cultures - Barcelona 2004.



United States of America


UNEP Mediterranean Action Plan for the Barcelona Convention

The MAP’s Legal Framework is known as the Barcelona system, consisting of "Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment and the Coastal Region of the Mediterranean" and six Protocols. Through the MAP, Contracting Parties to the Convention are determined to meet the challenges of prot ...

url icon http://www.unepmap.org
email icon unepmedu@unepmap.gr
phone icon +30 210 7273100 , 1
fax icon +30 210 7253196, 7


United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

UNCTAD promotes the development-friendly integration of developing countries into the world economy. UNCTAD’s work aims to help shape current policy debates and thinking on development, with a particular focus on ensuring that domestic policies and international action are mutually supportive in ...

url icon http://www.unctad.org/en
email icon info@unctad.org
phone icon +41 22 917 56 34, +41 22 917 58 06
fax icon +41 22 917 00 42


United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

UNIDO’s vision is to improve the living conditions of people and promote global prosperity through offering tailor-made solutions for the sustainable industrial development of developing countries and countries with economies in transition.

url icon http://www.unido.org
email icon unido@unido.org
phone icon +43 1 260 260
fax icon +43 1 2692 669



BioNET-INTERNATIONAL is dedicated to supporting sustainable development by helping developing countries to become self-reliant in taxonomy, i.e., in the skills, infrastructure and technologies needed to discover, identify, name, classify and to understand the relationships of all organisms.

url icon http://www.bionet-intl.org
email icon bionet@bionet-intl.org
phone icon +44 1491 829036, 7, 8
fax icon +44 1491 829082



The mission of DIVERSITAS is to promote an integrative biodiversity science, linking biological, ecological and social disciplines in an effort to produce socially relevant new knowledge; and to provide the scientific basis for the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. DIVERSITAS ach ...

url icon http://www.diversitas-international.org/
email icon secretariat@diversitas-international.org
phone icon +33 1 40 79 80 40
fax icon +33 1 40 79 80 45


CABI Bioscience

CABI Bioscience forms a dynamic group of highly qualified scientists dedicated to tackling some of the world’s most challenging problems in agricultural sustainability and biological diversity.CABI Bioscience has mutually productive partnerships with many global organisations, agencies, foundati ...

url icon http://www.cabi-bioscience.org/index.asp
email icon bioscience@cabi.org
phone icon +44-1784-470-111
fax icon +44-1491-829-100


United Nations Forum on Forests

A subsidiary body with the main objective to promote the management, conservation and sustainable development of all types of forests and to strengthen long-term political commitment to this end. As an intergovernmental policy forum, the UNFF is composed of all States Members of the United Nati ...

url icon http://www.un.org/esa/forests/
email icon unff@un.org
phone icon +1 212 963 3401
fax icon +1 917 367 3186


United Nations Development Programme - Equator Initiative

url icon http://www.equatorinitiative.org/
email icon equatorInitiative@undp.org
phone icon +1 212 457 1709
fax icon +1 212 457 1370


International Coral Reef Initiative

The International Coral Reef Initiative (ICRI) is a partnership among governments, international organizations, and non-government organizations. It strives to preserve coral reefs and related ecosystems by implementing Chapter 17 of Agenda 21, and other relevant international conventions and ag ...

url icon http://www.icriforum.org
email icon icri@env.gov.jp
phone icon +81 3 5521 8274
fax icon +81 3 3591 3228


Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-Based Activities

The GPA is designed to be a source of conceptual and practical guidance to be drawn upon by national and/or regional authorities for devising and implementing sustained action to prevent, reduce, control and/or eliminate marine degradation from land-based activities.

url icon http://www.gpa.unep.org/
phone icon +254 (20) 7621206
fax icon +254 (20) 7624249


Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, UNESCO

The IOC provides Member States of the UN with an essential mechanism for global cooperation in the study of the ocean. The IOC assists governments to address their individual and collective ocean and coastal problems through the sharing of knowledge, information and technology and through the co ...

url icon http://ioc.unesco.org/iocweb/index.php
email icon ioc.secretariat@unesco.org
phone icon +33 1 45 68 39 83, +33 1 45 68 39 84
fax icon +33 1 45 68 58 12


Secretariat of the Carpathian Convention, UNEP Vienna - ISCC

The Carpathians are Europes largest mountain ranges, a reservoir for biodiversity. The convention provides the framwork for cooperation and multi-sectoral policy coordination, a platform for joint strategies for sustainable development, and a forum for dialogue between all stakeholders.

url icon http://www.carpathianconvention.org
email icon unep@unvienna.org
phone icon +431 26060 5018, 4545
fax icon +431 26060 6730


International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

IITA's mission is to enhance the food security, income, and well-being of resource-poor people in sub-Saharan Africa by conducting research and related activities to increase agricultural production, improve food systems, and sustainably manage natural resources, in partnership with national and ...

url icon http://www.iita.org
email icon IITA-DG-Office@CGIAR.ORG
phone icon +234 2 751 7472
fax icon +234 2 241 2221


International Seabed Authority

The International Seabed Authority is an autonomous international organization established under the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea and the 1994 Agreement relating to the Implementation of Part XI of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. The Authority is the ...

url icon http://www.isa.org.jm/en/default.htm
email icon postmaster@isa.org.jm


United Nations Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea

The Division serves as the secretariat of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea and provides information, advice and assistance to States with a view to promoting a better understanding of the Convention and the related Agreements, their wider acceptance, uniform and consistent app ...

url icon http://www.un.org/Depts/los/index.htm
email icon doalos@un.org
phone icon +1 212 963 3962
fax icon +1 212 963 5847


Global Terrestrial Observing System (GTOS)

The Global Terrestrial Observing System (GTOS) is a programme for observations, modelling, and analysis of terrestrial ecosystems to support sustainable development.

url icon http://www.fao.org/gtos
email icon gtos@fao.org
phone icon +39 06 57056804
fax icon +39 06 57053369


ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

url icon http://www.iclei.org
email icon iclei@iclei.org
phone icon +49-228 / 97 62 99-00
fax icon +49-228 / 97 62 99-01


COHAB Initiative Secretariat

url icon http://www.cohabnet.org/
email icon info@cohabnet.org
phone icon +353 93 52329
fax icon +353 93 52434


World Ocean Network/Réseau Océan Mondial

url icon http://www.worldoceannetwork.org
email icon secretariat@worldoceannetwork.org
phone icon +33 (0) 3 21 30 99 99
fax icon +33 (0) 3 21 30 93 94



International Coastal and Ocean Organization

phone icon +1 302 831 8086
fax icon +1 302 831 3668



Direct Initiative for Social and Health Action

email icon srdsbonbibi@gmail.com
phone icon +91 867 091 8728
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WG8J 4

Conservation of Tropical Rain Forest (Mata Atlântica)

Debate about the risks and opportunities for conservation and sustentable use of biodiversity in tropical rain forest (Mata Atlântica)

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Good agricultural practices

Good agricultural practices

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Energy and Biodiversity Initiative

The Energy and Biodiversity Initiative (EBI) is a consortium of 9 conservation organizations and companies (BP, ChevronTexaco, Conservation International, Fauna & Flora International, Shell, Smithsonian Institution, Statoil, The Nature Conservancy, and IUCN - The World Conservation Union). We h ...

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Participatory Approaches in Agricultural Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Use

The need to have farmers at the center of agricultural biodiversity conservation along side other stakeholders should be factores in the work programme. Support for farmers movements and civil society organizations, not just the formal institutions in realizing the program of work should be set ...

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COP 10

Partnerships for Capacity-building in PoWPA Implementation: Latin American Chair on Protected Areas & Biological Corridors “Kenton Miller” initiative, CATIE

On July 1, 1973, the Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE) is created through an agreement between IICA and the Costa Rican government. The Center would focus on research and higher education. CATIE’s headquarters were established at IICA’s field office, in Turrialba ...

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COP 10

Biodiversity offsets: ensuring no net loss of biodiversity in the context of development projects

Presentation and discussion session for COP10 delegates to hear the latest on biodiversity offsets, an introduction to the Business and Biodiversity Offsets Programme (BBOP) and participate in a discussion about COP10 Draft Decision text on biodiversity offsets.

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Forest Ecosystem Services Trading: A Market Solution to Conserve Biodiversity and Stabilize Climate

Tropical forests canopies sustain 40% of all life on earth and all subsequent ecosystem services are a function of interactions between this life, the soil and the atmosphere. 1.9-3.0 billion metric tonnes of carbon is released per year from deforestation. Conserving tropical forests offers th ...

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Beginners Guide to the CBD

Beginners Guide to the CBD

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COP 10


Educational organisations, aquaria, science centres, natural history museums, research centres, zoos, media and NGO are at the interface of different publics and very good vehicles for communication towards the public at large. Together they reach hundreds of millions of people each year. World ...

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Conservation Strategies of Aquatic Mammals and their Contribution to CBD

Brazil is a megadiversity and large country with an expressive number of species of aquatics mammals: about 45 species of cetaceans (whale, dolphins and porpoises – including two freshwater species in the Amazon), two of sirenians (Amazon manatee and Antilean manatee) as well as seven of pinipe ...

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The Yasuní-ITT Initiative: Bridging the Gap between Biodiversity Conservation and Economic Growth

The Yasuní-ITT Initiative is an innovative and holistic proposal from the government of Ecuador, which aims to protect the unique biodiversity of Yasuní National Park while accounting for the sustainable development of Ecuador and its citizens. A panel of scientists and economists will address ...

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