UN Biodiversity (@UNBiodiversity )

UN Biodiversity

Bio Official account of the Secretariat of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity. Follow our Acting Executive Secretary @mremae. #Biodiversity2020
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Android : There’s a growing realization that social choices must be contained to ensure a path towards sustainable #humandev. Human Development joins the rest of the United Nations in our commitment to making 2020 a #SuperYear for #nature.

Revisit our blog on nature-based solutions: hdr.undp.org/en/content/wil…

TweetDeck : Beginning on Monday, delegates from over 140 nations come together in Rome to restart negotiations on a #biodiversity2020 agreement to safeguard all life on Earth.

The talks begin at 10:00 CET / 9:00 GMT.

Not in Rome? Watch the live webcast: fao.org/webcast/home/e…

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Twitter Web App : .Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) has gotten the biodiversity #SuperYear off to a strong start! #CMSCOP13 closes with new protections for #MigratorySpecies.

Click to see the outcomes, & join us on the journey to a transformative #biodiversity2020 agreement at CBD #COP15.

cms.int/en/news/cms-co…

Android : Rome, here we come! Looking forward to contributing Business for Nature progressive business voice & policy recommendations to important UN Biodiversity #OEWG mtg. Let’s make this super year really count by taking responsibility: we are the only guardians of our precious planet.

Android : The Blue Whale’s Comeback:

The return of the world’s most majestic ocean travellers...should serve as a showpiece for wider possibilities of conservation. Ecological wrongs can be righted, or at least mitigated, with sufficient will and organisation.

bit.ly/2VhIL1o

Android : Discussions on the global #biodiversity framework officially start tomorrow in Rome 🇮🇹

➡️Civil society has a clear message for all country delegates: to really tackle the biodiversity crisis, this framework must be bold & transformative 💪🌎

#Biodiversity2020 #OEWG2

TweetDeck : Starting on Monday, representatives from over 140 countries will meet in Rome to chart a path on safeguarding #biodiversity. 🌱🌳🌿

The negotiations will culminate in the adoption of the #biodiversity2020 framework at #COP15 in October.

Learn more: cbd.int/conferences/po…

Android : 🌿#Biodiversity loss inspires global poster contest for 2020 "super year" for nature and the environment

To harness the power of art 🎨to raise environmental awareness, artists around the world are invited to submit their posters until 15 May 2020

unenvironment.org/news-and-stori…

Android : Next preparation meeting of the Convention on Biological Diversity can be the moment to set a global target for ecosystems in their discussions.
Nations have a chance to ensure that remaining intact #ecosystems are retained by 2030.
👉go.nature.com/39T4YqH UN Biodiversity IUCN

Twitter Web App : Looks like soon we will have a new map for global soil biodiversity assessment!

Great job Anton Potapov!

(if you have data from blank spots in the map, get in touch with Anton)

#GlobalCollembola #Biodiversity2020 twitter.com/antoncollembol…

Twitter Web App : The Kisêdjê’s culture was on the brink of collapse until they began a movement to plant Pequi trees on deforested soil & process the fruit for sale. See how they’re reviving cultural identity & healing the Amazon
🌳 🌳 . #Biodiversity2020 #EquatorPrize medium.com/@UNDP/the-pequ…

Twitter Web App : A “maternity wing” for expecting 🐘 mums? Together with Small Grants Program communities are protecting the only rainforest in Kenya & its wildlife: bit.ly/2HKnGEL #Biodiversity2020 #WWD2020