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News Headlines
#98450
2014-04-09

Volkswagen Biodiversity Initiative To Establish Nature Corridor in Mexico

On April 8 Volkswagen (VW), the owner-operator of the largest auto manufacturing plant in North America in Puebla, Mexico, launched an ambitious, pioneering biodiversity and ecological sustainability initiative to help establish a protected biological corridor that will assure local wildlife has ...

News Headlines
#98376
2014-04-03

H&M, Zara commit to cutting rainforest destruction out of clothing production

H&M and Zara/Inditex, two of the world's largest clothing companies, today pledged to eliminate old-growth forest destruction from their products.

News Headlines
#98330
2014-04-01

2020 Sustainable Cocoa Pledges “Tall Order”

It may be hard for chocolate makers to guarantee that their entire supply comes from a sustainable source by the 2020 target many of them have set, according to a sustainable sourcing auditing firm has told Confectionery News.

News Headlines
#98143
2014-03-26

Public eye: the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency

Lena Ingelstam, director of partnerships and innovations, answers some questions about Sida's approach to inclusive business

News Headlines
#97934
2014-03-11

Mars Latest to Announce “No Deforestation” Palm Oil Pledge

WASHINGTON, Mar 10 2014 (IPS) - The multinational food giant Mars, Inc. unveiled Monday a new set of guidelines aimed at ensuring that its palm oil supply lines are completely traceable and sustainable by next year.

News Headlines
#97760
2014-02-24

Sri Lanka gains biodiversity membership

Sri Lanka’s Business and Biodiversity (B&B) Platform has emerged as the first from South Asia to gain membership of the Global Partnership on Business and Biodiversity (GPBB) established under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).

News Headlines
#97699
2014-02-20

APP, environmentalists talk future of Indonesia's forests

These issues were recently discussed at an event marking the one-year anniversary of APP's forest conservation policy.

News Headlines
#97620
2014-02-14

UN, European companies debate long-term business principles

The UN is preparing the publication of a set of principles to foster corporate responsibility in the agricultural sector, based on the theory that long-term food security depends on businesses taking more seriously their role in the global food system.

News Headlines
#97597
2014-02-13

Madagascar: Microsoft Buys Carbon Credits From Madagascar Rainforest

Madagascar's government has agreed to sell forest-related carbon credits to Microsoft and Zurich's zoo, which will help protect the Makira National Park, in the first sale of state-owned REDD+ credits in Africa, according to the group that manages the park.

News Headlines
#97518
2014-02-10

APP calls to collaborate to protect Indonesia’s forests

Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) launched its Forest Conservation Policy (FCP) Anniversary Report with a call for NGOs, Governments and businesses to work together in an effort to help tackle deforestation in Indonesia.

News Headlines
#97450
2014-02-06

Asia Pulp and Paper and L'Oreal beef up forest protection

Exactly one year since Indonesia's largest pulp and paper company switched off the bulldozers and agreed to halt deforestation, the firm has warned that its efforts could be in vain unless there are similar steps from its competitors and the country's government.

News Headlines
#97458
2014-02-06

Climate economics: Make supply chains climate-smart

Extreme weather — including massive storms such as Typhoon Haiyan and Hurricane Sandy, and severe floods and droughts — is likely to become more frequent and intense as global warming accelerates1.

News Headlines
#97403
2014-02-04

Total says it will not drill in any World Heritage Sites

One of the world's largest oil and gas companies, Total, has committed to leave the planet's UNESCO World Heritage Sites untouched, according to the United Nations.

News Headlines
#97377
2014-02-03

L’Oreal commits to zero deforestation by 2020

L’Oreal is the latest in a growing list of global companies that aims to eliminate forest destruction from all its supply chains; environmental groups welcome the move but call for deadline to be moved forward

News Headlines
#97382
2014-02-03

Brazilian soy industry extends deforestation moratorium

Soy traders and producers in the Brazilian Amazon agreed to extend a moratorium on soybeans produced in recently deforested areas for another year, reports Greenpeace.

News Headlines
#97326
2014-01-31

L'Oreal pledges to wipe out forest destruction from its products by 2020

French cosmetics giant, L'Oreal, has pledged to stop using palm oil linked to deforestation for its products by 2020. Palm oil, which is found in both cosmetics and many food items, has been linked to widespread deforestation in places like Indonesia and Malaysia, decimating biodiversity and con ...

News Headlines
#97203
2014-01-27

At Davos Forum, Ban again urges business sector to help tackle climate change

24 January 2014 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon kept up the drumbeat for business to play its full part in tackling climate change and promoting sustainable development for a second day today, telling the World Economic Forum in Davos that investments now will generate major savings for tomorrow.

CBD
Meeting
#5312
Notification
#2091
2013-09-27
Meeting Document
#68903
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/WG-RI/3/2/ADD2

Engagement of Business

Meeting Document
#89913
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/11/18/ADD1

Engagement with Business

Meeting Document
#86854
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/WG-RI/4/9

Engagement with Business

Meeting Document
#66322
2013-07-17

Document

A Case for Maintaining Biological Diversity

Meeting Document
#66323
2013-07-17

Document

Businesses Vow to Protect Biodiversity

Meeting Document
#65305
2013-07-17

Document

Draft Agenda

Meeting Document
#65753
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 2 - Monday 30 November 2009 12:00-13:30 - Panel discussion The Business case for Biodiversity: a sectoral update

Meeting Document
#65754
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.A - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session TOURISM

Meeting Document
#65755
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.B - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session LUXURY AND FASHION INDUSTRIES

Meeting Document
#65756
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.C - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session ENERGY

Meeting Document
#65757
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 1 - Session 3.D - Monday 30 November 2009 15:00-18:00 - Parallel session FINANCE

Meeting Document
#65758
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 4.1- Tuesday 1 December 2009 09:30-11:00 - Panel discussion MANAGING BIODIVERSITY RISKS TO BUSINESS

Meeting Document
#65759
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 4.2 - Tuesday 1 December 2009 11:30-13:00 - Panel discussion MEASURING, VALUING AND REPORTING BUSINESS IMPACTS AND DEPENDENCIES ON BIODIVERSITY AND ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

Meeting Document
#65760
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 4.3 - Tuesday 1 December 2009 14:30-16:00 - Panel discussion BUILDING BIODIVERSITY BUSINESS

Meeting Document
#65761
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.A - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session BIODIVERSITY OFFSETS AND BANKING

Meeting Document
#65762
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.B - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session STANDARDS AND CERTIFICATION

Meeting Document
#65763
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.C - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session BIODIVERSITY TOOLS AND THEIR APPLICATION

Meeting Document
#65764
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 2 - Session 5.D - Tuesday 1 December 2009 16:15-18:00 - Parallel session PARTNERSHIPS

Meeting Document
#65765
2013-07-17

Document

DAY 3 - Session 6 - Wednesday 2 December 2009 09:00-10:15 - Panel discussion SCALING-UP EFFORTS

Meeting Document
#65768
2013-07-17

Document

Business biodiversity efforts in key industry sectors: A background note (UNEP)

Meeting Document
#65545
2013-07-17

Document

The Business of BioTrade: Using biological resources sustainably and responsibly

Meeting Document
#65986
2013-07-17

Document

Input form for the Draft Jakarta Charter on Business and Biodiversity

Meeting Document
#65546
2013-07-17

Document

Contribution to Further the Implementation of CBD COP 9 Decisions IX/6 Incentive Measures and IX/26 Promoting Business Engagement by Supporting the Dissemination of Businesses Cases and Practices

Meeting Document
#63339
2013-07-17

Document

COP Decision VIII/17 Private Sector Engagement

Meeting Document
#63340
2013-07-17

Document

COP Decision IX/26 Promoting Business Engagement

Meeting Document
#63341
2013-07-17

Document

Report of the Second Business and the 2010 Biodiversity Challenge Meeting, São Paulo, Brazil, 3-5 November 2005

Meeting Document
#63342
2013-07-17

Document

Report of the Business and the 2010 Biodiversity Challenge Meeting, London, 20-21 January 2005

Meeting Document
#74091
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/10/INF/27

Biodiversity Offsets: A Tool for CBD Parties to Consider, and a Briefing on the Business and Biodiversity Offsets Programme

Meeting Document
#44688
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/9/21/ADD1

Cooperation with Other Conventions, International Organizations and Initiatives And Engagement of Stakeholders (Addendum - Engagement of Business)

Meeting Document
#46069
2013-07-17

UNEP/CBD/COP/9/21/REV1

Cooperation with Other Conventions, International Organizations and Initiatives And Engagement of Stakeholders: Revised note by the Executive Secretary

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