MHRD MOEF UNESCO UNEP CBD CEE
International Conference on Biodiversity Conservation and
Education for Sustainable Development
Learning to Conserve Biodiversity in a Rapidly Changing World
October 13,14, Hyderabad, India

Conference Outcomes

Output Document on International Conference on Biodiversity Conservation and Education for Sustainable Development
  1. The Conference outcomes will provide inputs to
    1. Point 3.2 of the agenda of COP 11
    2. The education component of the UNESCO Biodiversity Initiative
    3. The UN Decade of Biodiversity
    4. The Communication, Education and Public Awareness (CEPA) Plan of Action 10 (strengthening formal and informal education on biodiversity) of the Convention on Biological Diversity.
  2. A set of recommendations on integrating Biodiversity into ESD will emerge as an outcome to the Conference.
  3. The Conference recommendations will include a road map for ESD and biodiversity conservation towards the End of the Decade DESD Conference in Japan in 2014.
  4. The conference will provide an effective forum for exchange of knowledge and experiences, and promote increased networking and the fostering of partnerships for integrating Biodiversity into ESD.
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