World Symposium on Climate Change and Biodiversity

About The Convention on Biodiversity acknowledges the fact that biodiversity is affected by climate change, and that biodiversity, through the ecosystem services it supports, also makes an important

G7 2018 Charlevoix

Canada's G7 Themes: Investing in Growth that Works For Everyone Preparing for Jobs of the Future Advancing Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment Working Together on Climate Change, Oceans and Clean

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Desertification is the degradation of land in arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas. It is caused primarily by human activities and climatic variations. Desertification does not refer to the

World Environment Day

World Environment Day aims to mobilize and unite the world’s population on a project for the sustainable management of the world's oceans. They are a major source of food and medicines and a critical

International Day for Biological Diversity

The theme for International Day of Biological Diversity 2018 is "Celebrating 25 Years of Action for Biodiversity". The theme was chosen to mark the 25th anniversary of the entry into force of the

Earth Day

Earth Day is celebrated to remind each of us that the Earth and its ecosystems provide us with life and sustenance. It also recognizes a collective responsibility, as called for in the 1992 Rio

World Water Day

This year’s theme – Nature for Water – explores how we can use nature to overcome the water challenges of the 21st century. Environmental damage, together with climate change, is driving the water

High-Level Political Form 2018

The theme will be "Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies". The set of goals to be reviewed in depth will be the following, including Goal 17. Strengthen the means of