The Third BioTrade Congress, jointly organized by UNCTAD and the Convention on Biological Diversity, will take place in the Republic of Korea on 6-17th October and will be focused on alternatives and trends to develop Biodiversity- based business with a special focus on sustainability, by discussing the following issues.
- Engaging businesses in achieving the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and the sustainable development goals.
- The implications of the Nagoya Protocol for developing BioTrade and biodiversity businesses.
- Practical tools for sustainable sourcing and use of biodiversity.
- Sustainable supply and ethical demand from the business perspective.
SMEs that aim to develop such business models in Latin America should be very aware about the Congress and its outcome.
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