Global Biodiversity Outlook 4

The 4th Global Biodiversity Outlook is now available. It is a publication of the Convention on Biological Diversity and summarizes the latest data on the status and trends of biodiversity. Besides it draws conclusions relevant to the further implementation of the Convention.

Bonn, 6th of October 2014

The Global Biodiversity Outlook (GBO) is a publication of the Convention on Biological Diversity. The fourth edition was officially launched on the opening day of the Twelfth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 12) in Pyeongchang, Korea. The report draws on various sources of information to provide a mid-term assessment of progress towards the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity, an issue which will be discussed during COP-12.


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