Wednesday,March 1, 2023

Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework (GBF)

Adopted on the last day of the United Nations Biodiversity Conference (COP15) in Montreal, Canada last December 2022, this is a landmark agreement to guide global action on nature through to 2030. The GBF aims to address biodiversity loss, restore ecosystems and protect indigenous rights. The plan includes concrete measures to halt and reverse nature loss, including putting 30 per cent of the planet and 30 per cent of degraded ecosystems under protection by 2030.

 

 

The GBF consists of four(4) overarching global goals with 23 targets to be achieved by 2030. read more

 

The Philippines is currently reviewing and updating the Philippine Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (PBSAP) to align with the targets of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework (GBF).  Series of consultations with biodiversity experts resulted in national strategies towards identified opportunities in contributing to the achievement of the 30×30 global targets.

 

 

related news: DENR-BMB leads the conduct of consultations in the assessment and updating of the Philippine Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (PBSAP) in line with the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework (KMGBF).