The China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development (CCICED) organized a side event at the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Conference of the Parties (COP) 14 on 22nd November 2018 in Sharm El Sheikh/Egypt. It was presented by CCICED, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, WWF, and supported by the Sino-German Environmental Partnership.
This side event, moderated by Li Lin, WWF International, discussed the Post-2020 Biodiversity Framework and associated implementation mechanisms of the CCICED Special Policy Study (SPS) project. The aim of the event was to generate discussion from parties and other stakeholders for recommendations to the Chinese government in preparation for the 15th meeting of the CBD COP 15, which will take place in Beijing in 2020. Participants heard recommendations for a robust post-2020 Biodiversity Framework from experts engaged in pushing forward the biodiversity agenda internationally. Read more