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International Day for Biological Diversity

Wednesday 22 May

UN Decade Of Biodiversity Logo

‘The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity is pleased to announce that the theme of the International Day for Biological Diversity 2019 is:

“Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health”

The theme aims to leverage knowledge and spread awareness of the dependency of our food systems, nutrition, and health on biodiversity and healthy ecosystems. Read more
We invite you to share your plans for activities to celebrate the International Day for Biological Diversity by registering your activities here so that they are included in the IDB2019 celebrations page.

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The United Nations has proclaimed May 22 The International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues.

This is part of the UN Decade of Biodiversity – from 2011-2020, with the target “By 2020, at the latest, people are aware of the values of biodiversity and the steps they can take to conserve and use it sustainably.”

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Date:
Wednesday 22 May
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Website:
https://www.cbd.int/idb/

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