International Day for Biological Diversity
Wednesday 22 May
‘The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity is pleased to announce that the theme of the International Day for Biological Diversity 2019 is:
“Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health”
The United Nations has proclaimed May 22 The International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues.
This is part of the UN Decade of Biodiversity – from 2011-2020, with the target “By 2020, at the latest, people are aware of the values of biodiversity and the steps they can take to conserve and use it sustainably.”