Biodiversity and Ecosystem Service Safeguards of Standards and Certification Schemes
UNEP-WCMC and Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity
Date and Time
11 October 2012 13:15 - 14:45
Eleventh meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 11)
This will be a joint presentation by UNEP-WCMC and SCBD on the latest phase of their work analyzing the biodiversity and ecosystem service provisions of standards and certification schemes, addressing gaps and the best ways of creating convergence around common terminologies and approaches, and also developing some best practice guidance to support standard development and revision processes.