German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN)


International Conventions, Regional Agreements and EU Directives on Biodiversity

Alongside the CBD, a large number of other international agreements plays an important part in the conservation of biodiversity. These include the two other "Rio-Conventions" negotiated and adopted together with the CBD at the "Earth Summit" in Rio de Janeiro in 1992:

The following additional conventions and EU directives have a regional focus or address conservation of specific subdivisions of biodiversity:

Last Change: 17/04/2018