Urbanisation, biodiversity and ecosystems
Interview with Dr. Braulio Diaz, Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity
The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) entered into force on 29 December 1993. It has 3 main objectives:
1. The conservation of biological diversity
2. The sustainable use of the components of biological diversity
3. The fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising out of the utilization of genetic resources
Interview by Keith Tidball, Senior Extension Associate, Cornell University.