Colloquium: Biodiversity for development, a way forward to the SDGs

How does development cooperation take biodiversity into account?


How does development cooperation take biodiversity into account?
How does the support for biodiversity conservation, provided by Northern countries, contribute
to poverty eradication in developing countries and to achieving the Sustainable Development
Goals (SDG) ?
In order to address these questions, be welcome at this colloquium. It is organised to
celebrate 5 years of the CEBioS-program, a program developed to support the conservation
and sustainable management of biodiversity linked to poverty eradication in partner countries
of the Belgian Development Cooperation.


Overview of the program


Morning session:

Presentation of the activities of CEBioS and its partners
Speakers: CEBioS and partners from Benin, Burundi, DR Congo, Ivory Coast,
Morocco and Belgium
Afternoon session:
Biodiversity in development cooperation
Speakers: Belgian and international actors of development cooperation and of biodiversity
conservation in the South
Panel discussion: does a more thorough knowledge and
management of biodiversity lead to poverty reduction? How is this
principle integrated in development cooperation?
Reception

Languages : French and English

  • Actors of development cooperation
  • Actors of biodiversity conservation in the South (including scientists)
  • Anyone interested in the theme of the day

Information and registration


cebios.naturalsciences.be/28may


Contact


Lucie Ongena, longena@naturalsciences.be, tel 02/627.45.64

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Auteur

Safiya Boudghene
Event date
28-05-2018
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