A Beginner’s Guide to the Big Year(s) for Biodiversity

Briefing Note
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This briefing note overviews key international biodiversity processes, products and events in 2020 and 2021. Geared especially for those who are less familiar with the topic, it covers ongoing developments with respect to the post-2020 global biodiversity framework (GBF); key meetings of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD); the UN Biodiversity Summit in 2020, and the release of the fifth Global Biodiversity Outlook (GBO5).