CBD COP11: African group given busy bee award for finance work, high-level segment opens with plea from CBD chief and text agreed on marine protection and invasive species.
CBD COP11: Warning that vast carbon sink in Madagascar on verge of destruction in 5-10 years unless urgent action taken by international community
CBD COP11: Achim Steiner says talks on funding UN biodiversity targets are on course for successful resolution despite signs of deadlock
CBD COP11: A new report from UNEP warns that safeguarding the environmental foundations of the world’s food system will be crucial.
CBD COP11: India Prime Minister calls on all parties to follow his lead and pledge money and support to biodiversity efforts
CBD COP11: UN biodiversity conference in Hyderabad highlights level of planning needed to cope with effects of anthropogenic climate change
CBD COP11: RTCC understands there is widespread support behind a text that would see vast areas of the High Seas placed under protection of international law
CBD COP11: Braulio Dias calls for negotiating teams in Hyderabad to break current deadlock over finance and demonstrate a “willingness” to talk.
CBD COP11: Find out what all those tricky biodiversity terms really mean with our handy A-Z
CBD COP11: Biodiversity pilgrimage heads for South Korea, security ramps up ahead of PM Singh visit and local fisherman see shocking decline in catches
CBD COP11: United Nations policy process should be more open to input from youth groups, according to campaigners in Hyderabad
CBD COP11: Familiar splits as global north and south fail to agree on biodiversity finance targets or framework
CBD COP11: Parties to the UN’s Biodiversity Convention (CBD) agree that the impact of biofuels on biodiversity will be taken into account when they develop future energy strategies.
CBD COP11: DDT in the air, dying lakes, finance stalemate but progress on 4 main issues
CBD COP11: Finance heats up, Hyderabad’s cash machines cool down and youth groups make a stand
CBD COP11: Calls for India to halt damaging sand mining and sea wall construction and focus on cultivating mangrove forests
CBD COP11 – Tierney Smith: Golf course protests, biodiversity warnings, USA ramps up security