Addressing the Biodiversity Crisis: The Role of the Africa-EU Partnership


17th of March 2021 (14h-16h CET)Remote Online Access only

Dr. Chrysoula Zacharopoulou, European Parliament Rapporteur for the new EU-Africa Stratey, in partnership with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) invites you to participate in the virtual conference “Addressing the Biodiversity Crisis: The Role of the Africa-EU Partnership”.

This high-level event will be moderated by Dr. Susan Lieberman, WCS Vice President for International Policy. Confirmed speakers include Ms. Jutta Urpilainen EU Commissioner for International Partnerships, Mr. Francisco André Portuguese Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, H.E. Ms. Sharon Ikeazor Nigeria Environment Minister, Mr. Rémy Rioux, Chief Executive Officer of Agence française de Développement, Ms. Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim Coordinator, Association for Peul Women and Autochthonous Peoples of Chad (AFPAT) and Mr. Emmanuel de Mérode Virunga National Park Director.

This will be an online only conference with FR/EN interpretation. The final programme will be sent to you by March 10. Please register in order to receive an access code.

Aichi targets
1.2. People are aware of the steps they can take to conserve and sustainably use biodiversity
5. Habitat loss halved or reduced
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17 March 2021