biodiversity


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the diversity of plant and animal life in a particular habitat (or in the world as a whole)

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Dialogue at the Biodiversity Economy Indaba will be embedded in the context of the National Development Plan, the National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan; the National Strategy for Sustainable Development; the Biodiversity Economy Strategy and other international obligations emanating from the CITES and CBD, such as the Nagoya Protocol, the Aichi targets and the implementation of the CBD Strategic Plan.
Rai Niaz Ahmad highlighted the significance of biodiversity and emphasized the community role to conserve vegetation with collective initiatives.
SCE Chief Executive Mohammed Mubarak bin Daina affirmed the Kingdom of Bahrain's keen interest in protecting the coastal ecosystems, out of its belief in the importance and impact of coastal ecosystems on sustainable development, in light of its support for the international efforts to preserve biodiversity and commitment to its obligations towards the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).
50) But to the best of our knowledge, no studies have yet explored whether and how countries create linkages between biodiversity regimes when they undertake these activities (preparation and participation).
Our findings suggest that while climate change could be deflecting attention from biodiversity loss in terms of funding, in other areas the sentiment shared by many conservationists that biodiversity loss is now a secondary issue could be a result of a comparatively quicker rise in prominence of climate change," Dr.
Campaigner Chris Crean said: "Developers are already gearing up to use biodiversity offsetting to bulldoze some of our most precious wildlife sites.
Conservation of biodiversity is also vital in our response to climate change and in the delivery of key ecosystem services such as food, flood management, pollination and provision of clean air and water.
Klaimi revealed that the UNEP has supported workshops in Iraq, Qatar, Oman and Bahrain to build national capabilities in the domain of preserving biodiversity.
In 18 papers from a symposium at the Zoological Society of London in the summer of 2009, conservationists and zoologists evaluate a variety of approaches to monitoring biodiversity that could help provide indicators at scales from the national to the global.
The Biodiversity Action Day celebration is a worldwide initiative developed by GEO Magazine in cooperation with the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ).
This year's theme of the Day is "Water and Biodiversity," water is essential for life.
The guidance aims to facilitate protection, restoration and enhancement of biodiversity across all Lafarge Group quarries, cement and concrete plants, plus offices worldwide.
com)-- 2nd International Conference on Biodiversity & Sustainable Energy Development provides a platform for scientists, engineers, directors of companies and students in the field of Biodiversity to meet and share their knowledge.
The UN convention on Biodiversity, currently on in Hyderabad, will enter its final phase on Tuesday with the Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh opening the ministerial session which will be attended by some heads of the state and ministers of forest, biodiversity and agriculture from other countries.
Manmohan Singh will today address the plenary session of the United Nations Conference on Biodiversity, which began last week at Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC).
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