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October 26, 2010: Four European Capitals of Biodiversity were crowned in Japan
The four European Capitals of Biodiversity 2010 were officially honoured at the 10th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP10), currently underway in Nagoya, Japan. The winning ‘Capitals of...
October 14, 2010: Four European “Capitals of Biodiversity” awarded (copy 1)
Europe has four new national capitals: Grande Sythe in France, Tata in Hungary, El Real Sitio de San Ildefonso in Spain and Želiezovce in Slovakia are now national “Capitals of Biodiversity”. Over 200 municipalities in all four...
January 20, 2010: “Capitals of Biodiversity” launched in France, Hungary and Slovakia!
France, Hungary and Slovakia launched their national competitions “Capital of Biodiversity” today. Cities, towns and villages in all three countries can now apply to become a capital of biodiversity.
September 24, 2009: First Advisory Board meeting in Madrid.
After a busy project team meeting, we had our first meeting with the Advisory Board. We had a full day of fruitful discussions about the project and many related issues. We are looking forward to working with the Advisory Board...
September 22, 2009: Participation in the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).
We will work with the Secretariat of the CBD and the organizers of the City Biodiversity Summit (tentative name) to bring the winners of the 2010 competitions to Nagoya, Japan. The Summit takes place from October 24 to 26, 2010,...