2010: International Year of Biodiversity

Welcome to 2010!

Welcome to the International Year of Biodiversity!

The International Year of Biodiversity will help raise awareness of the importance of biodiversity all over the world. Through activities and events in many countries, the global community will work together to ensure a sustainable future for us all.   The message for this special year is:

Biodiversity is Life – Biodiversity is our Life

To learn more about this important year please visit the official website of the International Year of Biodiversity. Here you will find a wealth of information about upcoming events, world-wide celebrations, and news items.

Let’s enjoy and celebrate this year, and the important message that it brings.


About Bioversity Library

Maintained by staff at Bioversity International Library, this blog aims to provide readers with updates on new information resources within the field of plant genetic resources (PGR), agrobiodiversity and conservation; [with a little fun thrown in as well].
This entry was posted in Biodiversity, Environment, Food & Nutrition, Genetic resources, International, Livelihoods. Bookmark the permalink.

5 Responses to 2010: International Year of Biodiversity

  1. On behalf of the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity – Thanks for the posting! This is the year for all of us in the biodiversity community to take action for life on earth. There is a growing fan group on facebook too! http://www.facebook.com/iyb2010

    • Bioversity Library says:

      Thank you David for the link to Facebook, we will make sure to join and be part of the fan group! 🙂

  2. gtskull says:

    I am now a fan…

    I am also getting others involved in this global cause.


  3. Paul says:

    We should all be looking at the environment and what we can do to help the situation. It’s great that you are informing and educatiing on these crucial matters. I hope the delegation in Japan agree to making 2010 to 2020 the decade of biodiversity
    Keep up the good work

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s