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News Discover the Primer for IPBES’ Global Assessment Report on biodiversity and ecosystem services

Source IPBES
Release date 26/11/2018
Contributor Lucie Ongena
Geographical coverage global
Keywords IPBES, global assessment, biodiversity, ecosystem services

IPBES (the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Bioidversity and Ecosystem Services) released a "Primer" for their next Global Assessment. It will be the first assessment to systematically include indigenous and local knowledge at a global scale and will help assess progress (or lack thereof) on SDGs, Aichi Targets & Paris Agreement.

The public launch of the assessment is planned for May 6th 2019 at UNESCO world headquarters and it will be webcast live.


For more information, you can download the entire Primer here.