UN Biodiversity Conference 2018

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13 - 29 November 2018
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GBIF Secretariat staff are on hand in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, for CBD COP14—the 14th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity.

The UN Biodiversity Conference 2018 combines the 14th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP14) with meetings of the CBD’s two Protocols, as well as a wide range of parallel and side events.

GBIF Secretariat is represented throughout the conference, and we have a stand in the Biodiversity Innovation and Solutions Fair. If you are in Sharm El Sheikh, come and see us!

GBIF is also contributing to the following parallel and side events during the conference:

Friday, 16 November

Global Taxonomy Initiative (GTI) Forum

Monday, 19 November

2020 UN International Year of Plant Health and progress on achieving Aichi Target 9

Innovative solutions and technologies for conservation

Showcasing the work of the Consortium of Scientific Partners on Biodiversity

Bridging Aichi Targets 5, 11 and 15 with the Digital Observatory for Protected Areas (DOPA) and the World Atlas of Desertification (WAD)

Tuesday, 20 November

Ensuring effective indicators for the post-2020 biodiversity framework

Wednesday, 21 November

A new alliance for biodiversity knowledge

Improving decisions with biodiversity information: building capacity to link data demand and supply

Thursday, 22 November

Supporting data management for enhanced implementation and non-monetary benefit-sharing

Monday, 26 November

From biodiversity data to reporting

Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt
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13 - 29 November 2018