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The UN Convention on Biological Diversity
Follow-up in EEA Member Countries 1996
Topic report no. 9/1997 - The European Topic Centre on Nature Conservation
by L S Anderson, C E Davies and D Moss
Institute of Terrestrial Ecology
This report was prepared under the
supervision of Ulla Pinborg,
Project Manager, European Environment Agency
In 1992 the United Nations global Convention on Biological Diversity was signed in Rio de Janeiro. All parties shall follow-up the intentions of the Convention in their own activities in strategies, plans and policies.
This report contains an analysis of the follow-up activities performed during 1996 by the 18 EEA Member Countries. It concludes that the follow-up process and activities were not easy for any country and that all countries are trying to develop the follow-up work in different ways to reach the goal of safeguarding biodiversity for our future through sustainable and cross-sectorial initiatives.
The report was produced by the Institute of Terrestrial Ecology, UK, for the European Environment Agency (EEA).
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|2 The Survey and Workshop|
|3 Conclusions of the Study|
|Annex I Integrated Environmental Assessment of Biodiversity|
|Annex II Websites used from the Internet in 1996 and early 1997|
For references, please go to www.eea.europa.eu/soer or scan the QR code.
This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe's environment.
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