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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Marine Water Management | 08.06.22

Healthy oceans for more biodiversity and effective climate action

To commemorate United Nations World Oceans Day, German Environment Minister, Steffi Lemke, is calling for greater protection of the world’s oceans.
International | 03.06.22

Lemke: "We must jointly resolve the planet’s triple crisis"

The countries of the world must increase their efforts in the fight for more environmental, nature and climate protection, urges Federal Environment Minister Steffi Lemke at the end of the UN Conference Stockholm+50.
International | 01.06.22

Lemke: "Fresh momentum needed for global environmental policy"

The international conference will take place on June 2nd and 3rd, 2022 in Stockholm under the motto "A healthy planet for the prosperity of all - our responsibility, our opportunity".
International | 27.05.22

G7: For more climate action and ambitious environmental policy

The G7 is sending a signal for more climate protection with a view to the 1.5 degree limit and solidarity with the countries most affected by climate change.
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.