Welcome to the Grenada Biodiversity CHM Portal
The Clearing-House Mechanism
(CHM) of the Convention on Biological Diversity has been established further to
Article 18.3 of the Convention
Further to decision X/15, its
mission is to contribute significantly to the implementation of the Convention
on Biological Diversity and its Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020,
through effective information services and other appropriate means in order to
promote and facilitate scientific and technical cooperation, knowledge sharing
and information exchange, and to establish a fully operational network of
Parties and partners.
Grenada has been a party to the
Convention Since: 11 August 1994 (by Ratification) Signature Date: 3 December 1992 and a party
to Cartagena Protocol Since: 5 May 2004 (by Ratification) Signature Date: 24 May 2000.
Meetings and events
CDB Latest News
Montreal, 7 March 2014 - South Sudan deposited its instrument of accession to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) on 17 February 2014, thus becoming the 194th Party to the global treaty on biodiversity and sustainable development. With this accession, the CBD will enter into force for South Sudan on 18 May 2014.
The Collaborative Partnership on Sustainable Wildlife Management (CPW) welcomes the United Nations General Assembly decision to proclaim 3 March as World Wildlife Day, as a means of celebrating the importance of the world's flora and fauna, strengthening efforts to conserve biodiversity and stepping up the fight against the illegal trade in wildlife.
Montreal, 7 March 2014 - Iraq deposited its instrument of accession to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to the Convention on Biological Diversity on 3 March 2014 and will become the 167th Party to the Cartagena Protocol on 1 June 2014.
Statement by Mr. Braulio F. de Souza Dias, CBD Executive Secretary, at the opening of the Arctic Regional Workshop to Facilitate the Description of Ecologically or Biologically Significant Marine Areas, Helsinki, Finland, 3 - 7 March 2014
Message of the CBD Executive Secretary, Braulio Ferreira de Souza Dias, on the occasion of World Wildlife Day, 3 March 2014