August 29, 2019
This week in Nairobi, Kenya, the Convention on Biological Diversity, kicked off a year-long process to develop a post-2020 global biodiversity framework that will be adopted at the Conference of Parties meeting in China in October 2020. At this meeting, the 30X30 Ocean Alliance, that includes the Campaign for Nature, Conservation International, National Geographic Society, The Pew Charitable Trusts, Oceans5, and the Wildlife Conservation Society, submitted an intervention expressing the alliance’s goal of protecting or conserving at least 30 percent of the ocean through highly and fully protected marine protected areas and other effective area-based conservation measures that demonstrate comparable benefits for biodiversity.
August 8, 2019
A UN Special report on climate change and the future or land use says human demand is driving unprecedented depletion of global natural resources.
May 6, 2019
A new global assessment from the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), finds that the loss of nature and the resulting wildlife extinction crisis is worse than previously understood and underscores the urgent need for world leaders to commit to an ambitious global deal to protect nature.
April 24, 2019
A growing coalition of scientists, government leaders, NGOs, businesses, and philanthropists are pushing nations to protect at least 30 percent of the planet by 2030.
March 18, 2019
A public poll conducted by renowned polling institute Emnid shows Germans expect more from their government to stop species extinction.
JOINT STATEMENT AND SUPPORTING PARTNERS
Joint statement on the post-2020 biodiversity framework
Thirteen conservation organizations joined together to encourage the parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity to develop a post-2020 framework for biodiversity that sets clear, measurable targets for conservation — including a goal to protect 30 percent of the planet by 2030.
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