The Bank had set up a Natural Capital Study Group in April 2013. Now the report on what methods and procedures should be adopted in Japan to take natural capital into account when conducting economic activities was published.
On 16 Dec 2015, the EU Environment Council adopted conclusions on the mid-term review of the EU biodiversity strategy. Ministers pointed out the areas where further work is needed in order to reach the targets.
The conference documentation is now available online.
The latest edition of the CBD Secretariat's Business.2020 magazine focuses on Access and Benefit-Sharing and its importance to business.
Sustainable forestry is one of UPM’s key environmental responsibility areas, and biodiversity is one of the main environmental drivers in the advancement of sustainable forest management practices. UPM has been planting eucalyptus in Uruguay for a quarter century.
In its recently published Sustainability Report 2015 HiPP, a leading manufacturer of baby foods, again underlines its strong committment to biodiversity.
Against the background of the Volkswagen deception scandal, the board of the ‘Biodiversity in Good Company’ Initiative has made a statement regarding future co-operation with the company.
Iphofen, Germany, 23.09.15. During the annual members' meeting 2015 in Germany, taking place in Iphofen at Knauf Gips, a new seven-member board was elected. The new Chairwoman of the Board is Stefanie Eichiner from UPM.
The Liaison Group of the biodiversity-related conventions published a statement regarding the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development