ICIMOD at the Eleventh Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD COP 11)
Hyderabad, India 8-19 October 2012
ICIMOD’s biodiversity conservation and management framework revolves around the objectives of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD): the conservation of biological diversity, the sustainable use of its components, and the fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising from the use of genetic resources. One hundred and ninety-three countries are party to the Convention, including ICIMOD’s eight regional member countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan.
In the upcoming Eleventh Meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 11) to the CBD, ICIMOD has planned a series of events and activities to share and discuss its approaches to biodiversity conservation and management in the region.