2012 Hyderabad Biodiversity Conference

The 2012 Hyderabad Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) was held in Hyderabad, India . Environment Ministers and Forests Ministers of about 194 countries attended the Conference; international organizations like World Bank and the Asian Development Bank also participated. Nearly 8,000 to 10,000 delegates discussed issues relating to bio-diversity and bio-safety. [1] Continue reading “2012 Hyderabad Biodiversity Conference”

45th Pacific Islands Forum

The 45th Pacific Islands Forum was held from 29 July to 1 August 2014 in Palau . [1] The forum’s official opening Was Held in the capital Ngerulmud , in Melekeok State , the aim of events majorité Were Held in Koror , Palau’s Largest city and capital form. [2] The official theme of the meeting was “The Ocean: Life & Future”. Topics under debate include climate change , commercial fishing, Non-communicable diseases and the possibility of readmitting Fiji to the forum. Continue reading “45th Pacific Islands Forum”