28 Feb '16, 4pm

#IPBES4 concluded Sunday. Photos & highlights are here. #biodiversity #pollinators @IPBES

#IPBES4 concluded Sunday. Photos & highlights are here. #biodiversity #pollinators @IPBES

The closing plenary of IPBES-4 convened on Sunday morning, 28 February 2016. The Co-Chairs of the two contact groups reported that they had completed their work. Delegates then approved the Summary for Policy Makers of the Methodological Assessment on Scenarios and Models for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, and adopted other decisions on the work programme, including: capacity-building; knowledge foundations; global, regional and subregional assessments; and the catalogue of policy tools and methodologies. They also approved decisions on global, thematic and methodological assessments and the independent review with minor changes. After some modifications to reflect changes in the decisions on the global and methodological assessments, delegates also approved the budget for 2016-2017. Plenary elected Bob Watson (UK) as new Chair of IPBES, and IPBES-4 Chair Zakri gavel...

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#IPBES4 continued Saturday. See photos & ENB here. @IPBES #biodiversity #ecosystemservices

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iisd.ca 20 Feb '16, 5pm

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