Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)
The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) entered into force on 29 December 1993. It has 3 main objectives:
- The conservation of biological diversity
- The sustainable use of the components of biological diversity
- The fair and equitable sharing of the benefits arising out of the utilization of genetic resources.
It maintains the AICHI Biodiversity Targets.
SCF correlation: SCF includes the AICHI Biodiversity Targets