The National Biodiversity  Consultative Meeting for the Republic of Burundi was held in Bujumbura from 15th – 16th October, 2020 in accordance to the EAC Calender of activities for July-December, 2020 . The Meeting was coordinated and hosted by the Government of the Republic of Burundi through the Ministry in charge of East African Community Affairs,Youth,Sports  and Culture. The meeting was facilitated by East Africa Community (EAC) Secretariat.

The meeting had three main objectives: 

-Review progress  in the implementation of the previous decisions and directives from the global biodiversity discourse;

-Identify  national biodiversity  priorities and consider country  preparations for SBSTTA 24 & SBI 3,  15th COP sessions of  CBD; and

-Reflect on the implementation status of the global  instruments on biodiversity.



Date de publication (du fichier / URL)
16 octobre 2020
Aichi targets
1.1. People are aware of the values of biodiversity
2. Biodiversity values integrated
3.2. Positive incentives for conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity developed and applied
5. Habitat loss halved or reduced
7. Sustainable agriculture, aquaculture and forestry
9. Invasive alien species prevented and controlled
10. Pressures on vulnerable ecosystems reduced
11. Protected areas increased and improved
12. Extinction prevented
13. Genetic diversity maintained
14. Ecosystems and essential services safeguarded
15. Ecosystems restored and resilience enhanced
17. NBSAPs adopted as policy instrument
Objectif national connexe (un ou plusieurs)