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World Biodiversity Forum
February 22, 2020 - February 28, 2020
The World Biodiversity Forum will take place from 23 to 28 February in Davos, Switzerland.
The Forum will provide 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 will offer:
- 5-day Scientific Conference
- 9 Parallel Sessions
- Workshops and Side events
- Science-Society-Policy Dialogue
- 500 – 1000 participants
- Public lectures and Panel discussions