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Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) COP14
10 - 22 November 2018

The Conference of the Parties is the governing body of the UN’s Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), and advances implementation of the Convention through the decisions it takes at its periodic meetings.

The 14th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP14) will be held in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.

Agriculture is one of the main themes at COP14

During COP 14, about ten thousand participants, including representatives of the countries parties, observer countries, international organizations and others interested will meet in Sharm El-Sheikh to negotiate agreements and commitments that give impulse to the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity as well as the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and the Aichi Targets.   


Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt

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Empowering youth to drive sustainable development

November 2018 - NEWS
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) released its latest report on the transformation of rural areas, renewing its commitment to empower young people in developing countries as agents of change.