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PREPARATIONS FOR THE SPECIAL SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY FOR THE PURPOSE OF AN OVERALL REVIEW AND APPRAISAL OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF AGENDA 21 : IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CONVENTION ON BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY : NOTE / BY THE SECRETARY-GENERAL
The following section contains a brief description of the evolution of the CBD. Section II presents the relevant aspects of the CBD in relation to activities envisaged in the chapters of Agenda 21 and demonstrates the cross-cutting nature of the CBD. (...) Promoting sustainable agriculture and rural development have been acknowledged within the CBD as central to achieving the aims of the CBD. (...) Access to and participation in the CBD process of such groups has been actively promoted by the Parties and the organs of the CBD.
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Score: 1195951.3 - daccess-ods.un.org/acce...open&DS=E/CN.17/1997/11&Lang=E
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PREPARATION OF THE PARTICIPATION OF THE CONVENTION ON BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY IN THE THIRD SESSION OF THE COMMISSION ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Na.94-6227 081094 /... UNEP/CBD/COP/1/12 Page 2 5. By 15 August two written contributions from Governments had been received by the Interim Secretariat. (...) The Commission fulfils an oversight function with respect to the implementation of Agenda 21, whilst the Conference of the Parties adopts decisions within /... UNEP/CBD/COP/1/12 Page 3 a legally binding framework. (...) This session of the Commission may be seen as an opportunity to advance the global consensus /... UNEP/CBD/COP/1/12 Page 5 reflected in the Statement of Forest Principles towards a legally-binding international agreement on forest management.
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Score: 1195105.9 - daccess-ods.un.org/acce...en&DS=UNEP/CBD/COP/1/12&Lang=E
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Note: Downloadable files in Word and PDF format. > Guide to downloading files. N.B. You should download these documents rather than calling them into view through the browser since the formatting may change (eg. paragraph numbering) when viewed through the browser.   Trading Away Our Oceans — Why Trade Liberalization of fisheries must be abandoned ( English only — also available electronically) Genetic Engineering and the WTO: an Analysis of the Report in the “EC-Biotech” Case ( English only — also available electronically) Deadly Subsidies — How government funds are killing oceans and forests and why the CBD rather than the WTO should stop this perverse use of public money ( English only — also available electronically) Is the WTO the only way?
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Score: 1192850.4 - https://www.wto.org/english/forums_e/ngo_e/posp66_e.htm
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WORKSHOP ON THE TERMS OF REFERENCE AND AN AGENDA FOR ORK RELATING TO AFFORESTATION AND REFORESTATION ACTIVITIES UNDER THE CLEAN DEVELOPMENT MECHANISM IN THE 1ST COMMITMENT PERIOD : NOTE / BY THE CHAIRMAN
He also called attention to the report currently being developed by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on linkages between biodiversity and climate change, and to the work being developed by the Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group on Biodiversity and Climate Change of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). 10. Several presentations were given at the workshop. (...) Participants generally acknowledged the need to take into consideration information available from other international processes, such as the technical paper on the relation between biodiversity and climate change being developed in the context of the CBD. 15. In relation to definitions, participants acknowledged progress made in this regard during past sessions of the SBSTA and included in decision 11/CP.7. (...) The Chairman encouraged the secretariat to contact the CBD, the IPCC and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and to explore the possibility of having side events during SBSTA and COP sessions on activities undertaken by each body which are relevant to the work being undertaken by the SBSTA relating to afforestation and reforestation project activities under the CDM.
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Biodiversity and Livelihoods: REDD-Benefits CBD and GTZ The German Development Cooperation and the CBD Secretariat have compiled a guide on how REDD can simultaneously address climate change, biodiversity loss and poverty. (...) National Ecological Gap Analysis updated: identifying sites for REDD biodiversity benefits CBD The 192 Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) are carrying out national gap analyses to identify the 'missing links' in their protected area system, as part of their commitments under the CBD Programme of Work on Protected Areas. (...) The brief . Good practice guide on "Sustainable Forest Management: Biodiversity and Livelihoods" IUCH and CBD The CBD Secretariat and IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) have published a Good Practice Guide on Sustainable Forest Management: Biodiversity and Livelihoods .
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Score: 1188064.7 - https://www.fao.org/forestry/63501/en/
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World Leaders to announce billions of dollars in new malaria commitments: Launch of the Global Malaria Action Plan Water and Sanitation for All UN Private Sector Forum - "The Millennium Development Goals and Food Sustainability" - Agenda Consultation between Heads of State and Religious Leaders on Eliminating Poverty through the MDGs Consultation between Heads of State and Religious Leaders on Eliminating Poverty through the MDGs -- Agenda Maternal Health: Keep the Heart of the MDGs Pumping UNDP shines spotlight on Millennium Develoment Goals -- Side events underline aid challenges, role of private sector in effort to meet global poverty targets Diverse Groups from around the world gather in New York to challenge world leaders on the Millennium Development Goals Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Global Partners to Expand Efforts to Meet the 2015 Millennium Development Goals "Class of 2015: Education for All" MDG on Reducing Biodiversity Loss and the CBD’s 2010 Target Launch of the UN inter-agency report on "Millennium Development Goals: Towards the achievement of the right to health in Latin America and the Caribbean" The UN Private Sector Forum Smallholder Farmers Hold Solutions to Global Food Crisis Civil Society to be Represented at the High-level Event on the MDGs The 2008 World Business and Development Awards Ceremony Launch of “Green Jobs: Towards Decent Work in a Sustainable, Low-Carbon World" Background Documents The following documents were issued by the event organizers. (...) How poor people and citizens' groups think the MDGs can be achieved - Compiled by the UN Millennium Campaign and partners Business Call to Action Food Sustainability - A guide to private sector action The United Nations and the Private Sector The UN and the private sector: Meet the consumer today’s business needs to targe “Climate Change and Development: Progress on Finance for Adaptation” Flyers The following documents were issued by the event organizers. (...) To achieve the MDGs: CTT (Currency Transaction Tax) for FfD (Financing for Development) MDG on Reducing Biodiversity Loss and the CBD’s 2010 Target UN System Coherence to Achieve MDG 6 The MDGs Equity Challenge View the list of events Download the latest information about the various partnership events taking place around the High-level Event: Calendar of Events [PDF] Register your event If you are organizing a partnership event to support the High-level Event, please complete this registration form and return it by fax or email to the address indicated.
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Score: 1187506.1 - https://www.un.org/millenniumg...als/2008highlevel/events.shtml
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Parties to the Convention are requested to appoint National Focal Points to the CBD, as well as for specific areas such as traditional knowledge. (...) It is available in UNEP/CBD/SBSTTA/19/INF/21 at: https://www.cbd.int/doc/? (...) The Links between Biological and Cultural Diversity – a Guide for Policy-Makers; b. The CBD’s Strategic Plan, Traditional Knowledge, Customary Sustainable Use and Access and Benefit Sharing The training materials are currently under review and will be made available in 2017 through the Traditional Knowledge Portal at: https://www.cbd.int/tk/default.sht8ml iii.
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Score: 1186282.2 - https://www.un.org/esa/socdev/.../un-agencies/SCBD_Response.pdf
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INFORMATION ON THE SCOPING PROCESS FOR THE GLOBAL ASSESSMENT OF BIODIVERSITY AND ECOSYSTEM SERVICES (DELIVERABLE 2 (C))
The first day of the scoping meeting focused on introducing all experts to IPBES, its conceptual framework, guides, tools, task forces, and the assessment process. (...) The second day included a few more presentations on the IPBES tools and guides but a majority of the day was spent in breakout groups discussing chapter outlines and content. (...) The conceptual framework for the Platform (decision IPBES-2/4, annex), the guide for assessments developed for deliverable 2 (a) (see IPBES/3/INF/4), and the methodological assessments, will facilitate coherence across all the Platform’s assessment processes.
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PROMOTION AND STRENGTHENING OF RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHER RELEVANT CONVENTIONS AND INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, INSTITUTIONS AND AGENCIES. NOTE BY THE SECRETARIAT
The strategies and actions presented in these Action Guides are evidence-based, proven to be effective, and can be adapted in a variety of diverse settings. (...) Collectively, the Action Guide series offers a systems perspective to guide regenerative 2 . (...) For instance, our active involvement in Flotilla led to collaboration with the CBD’s Global Biodiversity Youth Network in publicizing the youth webinars.
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Score: 1185365.5 - https://daccess-ods.un.org/acc...?open&DS=ICCD/COP(15)/4&Lang=E
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INPUT OF THE LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES EXPERT GROUP ON THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE GUIDELINES FOR THE PREPARATION OF NATIONAL ADAPTATION PROGRAMMES OF ACTION
Characteristics of NAPAs D. Guiding elements E. Process F. Structure of NAPA document Appendixes: A. (...) The UNFCCC guidelines for preparing NAPAs state that this process is to be guided by “[a] complementary approach, building on existing plans and programmes, including national action plans [NAPs] under the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification [UNCCD], national biodiversity strategies and action plans [NBSAPs] under the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity [CBD], and national sectoral policies”. (...) The common environmental focus, application to shared landscapes and similar underlying objectives of the UNFCCC, UNCCD and CBD enables NAPA preparation teams to seek synergies in two different areas: 1.
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Score: 1182877.3 - daccess-ods.un.org/acce...DS=FCCC/SBI/2002/INF.14&Lang=E
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