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biological diversity

The variability among living organisms from all sources including inter alia, terrestrial, marine and other aquatic ecosystems, and the ecological complexes of which they are part; this includes diversity within species, between species and of ecosystems.
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The International Day for Biological Diversity falls within the scope of the UN Post-2015 Development Agenda's Sustainable Development Goals.
The individuals were also sought to play their vital role in preserving the biological diversity by changing the lifestyles and customs that contribute to biodiversity reduction ultimately.
The three-day workshop aims at the inclusion of the Convention on Biological Diversity in the frameworks of the national, developmental and sectoral planning through a renewable and participatory process to plan biodiversity and develop strategies in a manner consistent with the global approach in the strategic plan for the Convention on Biological Diversity 2011 - 2020 and Aichi objectives.
Braulio Ferreira de Souza Dias, Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), who delivered the welcome address, Dr.
"We will use these funds to enhance the technical and human capabilities of our national and state-level mechanisms to attain the Convention on Biological Diversity objectives.
Bulgaria's Council of Ministers approved Wednesday the country's accession to the Nagoya Protocol, a legal instrument to enforce access and benefit-sharing measures under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).
DAMASCUS, (SANA) - On May 22nd of every year the world celebrates the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) for promoting and understanding biodiversity issues.
Biological diversity; frontiers in measurement and assessment.
"Biological diversity means the variability among living organisms from all sources including, inter alia, terrestrial, marine and other aquatic ecosystems and the ecological complexes of which they are part: this includes diversity within species, between species and of ecosystems."
Summary: Riyadh, Dhu Al-Qa'dah 3, 1431/Oct 11, 2010, SPA --The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia represented by Saudi Commission for Wildlife will take part in the 10th meeting of States Parties to the International Convention on Biological Diversity in Nagoya, Japan, on October 18th.
CropLife International announces "The Compact," a clearly defined, efficient and fair process for countries to file and process claims related to damage of biological diversity caused by living modified organisms (LMOs), is now in force.
ANKARA, Sep 22, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish Environment and Forestry Minister Veysel Eroglu participated on Tuesday in a United Nations meeting on biological diversity and climate change at the 65th UN General Assembly Meetings in New York, the United States, his office said in a statement on Wednesday.

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