ACB Attends World Biodiversity Forum in Davos, Switzerland
The World Biodiversity Forum was held in Davos, Switzerland last 23 - 28 February 2020.
The Forum provided a platform for exchange, covering a wide range of perspectives, and capturing a diversity of visions. With this, it aims to redefine and set the agenda for biodiversity as a focal point over the next 10 years in current themes and topics across sectors.
In this, the Forum supports the “New Deal for Nature” to be forged by the Convention on Biological Diversity at the end of 2020. It is aligned with Sustainable Development Goals and achievement of which will require the involvement of all sectors/societal actors, societal consensus and collective search for solutions to conserve biodiversity.
The Forum is attended by Jerome Alano representing the Biodiversity Information Management unit of the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity. Mr. Alano was invited to participate in the Forum's workshop on developing Remote Sensing-Enabled EBV Roadmap.