Reports on Collaborative Work on Biodiversity and Agriculture, Forests, and Biodiversity and Health
Biofuels and Biodiversity: Further Information on the Work in Response to Decision X/37
Report on Collaborative Work on Biodiversity and Agriculture
2021-22 Budget confirms the Australian Government’s commitment to promoting biodiversity stewardship on agricultural land
A total of 73 previously unrecorded varieties of apples and pears believed to be unique to Wales have been discovered by researchers. About 200 trees were DNA-tested in the two-year project to find, catalogue and preserve new varieties.
A groundbreaking report by the United Nations highlighting the rapid, widespread loss of many of the world’s plant and animal species should be on the front page of every newspaper in the world, argued climate action and food access advocates on Friday.
A team of retirees that scours the remote ravines and windswept plains of the Pacific Northwest for long-forgotten pioneer orchards has rediscovered 10 apple varieties that were believed to be extinct—the largest number ever unearthed in a single season by the non-profit Lost Apple Project.
20 - 25 November 2000, Rome, Italy
23 - 27 August 2005, Copenhagen, Denmark
18 - 27 July 2003, St. Petersburg, Russian Federation
18 - 20 April 2023, Rome, Italy
11 - 15 October 2021, Rome, Italy
25 August - 2 September 2000, Basel, Switzerland
16 - 22 July 2011, Rome, Italy
21 - 24 August 2002, Victoria, Canada
13 - 19 April 2013, Rome, Italy
27 - 30 September 2004, Pretoria, South Africa
2 - 6 May 2022, Coex, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Agriculture is already one of the biggest contributors to global warming. The greenhouse gases released in the form of methane from cattle and rice farms, nitrous oxide from fertilized fields, and carbon dioxide from deforestation to make space for crops and livestock, add up to more emissions t ...
8 - 12 June 2020, Rome, Italy
30 November - 4 December 2020, Rome, Italy
26 - 30 April 2021, Rome, Italy
19 July 2021, Rome, Italy
29 November - 3 December 2021, Rome, Italy
18 - 22 February 2019, Rome, Italy
27 September - 1 October 2021, Rome, Italy
24 - 28 July 2023, Rome, Italy
13 - 16 April 2005, Rome, Italy
12 - 15 April 2005, Rome, Italy
16 - 19 August 2001, Cali, Colombia
26 - 28 September 2000, Rome, Italy
27 June - 2 July 2004, Orlando, United States of America
5 - 9 December 2005, Marrakech, Morocco
Reference: SCBD/OMG/DAINS/63046 (2008-039)
To: CBD National Focal Points
As the world prepares to celebrate the International Day for Biological Diversity (IBD), I have the pleasure to inform you that all documentation related to this year’s celebrations of IBD, under the theme Biodiversity and Agriculture, is now available on the Secretariat’s website at: http://www ...English
The United Nations (U.N.) had many compelling reasons to declare 2020 as the International Year of Plant Health (IYPH). Consider just a few of them: Healthy plants are the foundation of all life on Earth. They make the oxygen we breathe and give us 80% of the food we eat. Plants sustain our live ...
26 - 28 July 2021, Virtual, Rome, Italy
31 August - 4 September 2009, Kampala, Uganda
This fall, Food Tank and The Crop Trust traveled throughout Appalachia to highlight and celebrate its unique food cultures and agricultural diversity. As part of a multi-year, multi-country #CropsInColor campaign, we focused on the role of apples, beans, corn, tomatoes, squash, and chili peppers ...
30 June - 5 July 2003, Rome, Italy
22 - 26 July 2000, Minneapolis, United States of America
10 - 12 November 2004, Bangkok, Thailand
6 - 10 September 2021, TBD
29 November - 10 December 2002, Rome, Italy
29 May - 4 June 2004, Washington D.C., United States of America
10 - 14 October 2011, Antalya, Türkiye
25 June - 2 July 2011, Rome, Italy
15 - 22 June 2013, Rome, Italy