Support for strengthening of cooperation among the biodiversity related conventions
Development cooperation , 08.05.2015

Support for strengthening of cooperation among the biodiversity related conventions

Description

In order to implement the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and its Aichi Biodiversity Targets, efforts to improve cooperation and collaboration among relevant international processes are more important now than ever. Building on prior decisions of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), the twelfth meeting of the Conference of the Parties adopted decision XII/6 on strengthening such synergies.The purpose of the project is strengthen cooperation among biodiversity related conventions in order to enhance implementation at country level particularly in the developing countries. The specific objective of the project is to establish a Party-led process aimed at supporting Parties to the biodiversity-related conventions to enhance synergies and improve efficiency among the conventions, with a view to enhancing their implementation at all levels. A contribution of 200 00 euros will be used during 2015-2016.

Funding decision  08.05.2015

200 000 €

Target region

Developing countries

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Biodiversity

Field of activity

  • Environmental policy and administrative management 50%
  • Bio-diversity 50%

Type of aid

Contributions to specific-purpose programmes and funds managed by international organisations (multilateral, INGO)

Funding channel

YK:n ympäristöohjelma

Contact

keo-60

Code for the object of funding

89892609

ID

UHA2015-012422

Modified

18.06.2015