UN Summit on Biodiversity

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The Summit on 30 September 2020 of Heads of State and Government has as theme “Urgent Action on Biodiversity for Sustainable Development”.

The Summit is being held at a time of crisis resulting from the degradation of biodiversity. Actions are needed now in support of sustainable development. The outcme will contribute to the 15th Conference of Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity in 2021.

Highlighted will be linkages between biodiversity, societies, and economies. It will also discuss biodiversity loss, its role for sustainable development and on harnessing science, technology and innovation, capacity-building, access and benefit-sharing and financing. biodiversity.