COP12: Biodiversity for Sustainable Development

Event date: 6 October 2014 - 17 October 2014

Venue: Alpensia Convention Center, Pyeongchang, Gangwon Province, Republic of Korea
City: Pyeongchang, Gangwon Province
Country: Republic of Korea
Register: COP12: Biodiversity for Sustainable Development

Description: The Twelfth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 12) will take place in the Republic of Korea from 6 – 17 October 2014. The theme is ‘Biodiversity for Sustainable Development’ which aims to: raise international awareness about the essential role of biodiversity and its contribution to sustainable development; and put strong emphasis on biodiversity at the discussions of Post-2015 Development Agenda and setting of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).