Launch of the exhibition “Biodiversity is life, Biodiversity is our life”

© Montebello Biosphere Reserve, Mexico
Biodiversity is life-Biodiversity is our life

Exhibition within the framework of the International Year of Biodiversity 2010 (IYB).
This UNESCO-led official IYB travelling exhibition conveys the main IYB messages to raise awareness among, and to educate policy and decision-makers, students and general public audiences.

It explores the multiple facets of biodiversity, the variety of life, and the key to human well-being. The themes of the exhibition explains how biodiversity serves us, why it is important for the economy and cultural diversity, why we are losing it and what we can do to halt its loss.


Type of Event Exhibition
Start 21.01.2010 07:00 local time
End 29.01.2010 16:00 local time
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Focal point Candau, Anne
Organizer UNESCO, Naturel Sciences Sector/Secteur des sciences exactes et naturelles
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters/Siège de l'UNESCO
Street 7 place de Fontenoy
Room Foyer Room I, Corridor X-XI
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants
Official Website International Year of Biodiversity 2010
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