Nature and Biological Diversity

Nature and Biological Diversity

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Biological diversity (biodiversity) comprises diversity of species and habitats as well as the genetic diversity within the individual species of fauna and flora. In this area, you will find interesting facts, worth seeings and current news about global protection of nature and biological diversity.

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International | 25.05.22

Germany and the USA will intensify their policy cooperation

Steffi Lemke, Prof. Dirk Messner and the head of the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Michael Regan have signed a declaration to expand cooperation between their houses.
International | 02.05.22

BMUV supports India on forest conservation and climate action

Germany and India are intensifying their cooperation on forest conservation. This makes an important contribution to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and implementing the Paris Climate Agreement.
Europe | 17.03.22

Germany supports phasing out combustion engines by 2035

Germany supports the European Commission’s proposal to limit new registrations of cars and vans to zero-emissions vehicles from 2035 onwards.
Circular Economy | 17.03.22

New rules for more sustainable batteries

The regulation is intended to ensure the sustainable use of batteries along the entire value chain throughout the EU.
International | 04.03.22

Lemke: UN Environment Assembly endorses historic resolutions

Federal Environment Minister Steffi Lemke commends the fifth session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) as a great success signalling the strength of the international community.
International | 03.03.22

New Nature for Health Trust Fund for Pandemic Prevention

The new Fund will help countries achieve more holistic policymaking by creating further evidence of the links between biodiversity, climate and health, and will support decision makers and relevant actors.