Protecting nature key to growth

A skywalker gibbon in Yunnan province. (BI ZHENG / FOR CHINA DAILY) The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report on global warming reaffirms that accelerated efforts are vital in the fight against the climate emergency. We must leverage this momentum to address the intertwined crises of climate change, biodiversity loss and land degradation. This […]

China’s experience provides inspiration for practical biodiversity protection

The 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) that China is hosting in Kunming, capital of Yunnan province, from Monday to Friday has every reason to catch global attention. The global extinction of species is accelerating. The alarming loss of biodiversity and the degradation of ecosystems is […]

Our future is at stake

(SONG CHEN / CHINA DAILY) More than 30 years ago at the Rio Earth summit, world leaders agreed on the Convention on Biological Diversity alongside the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.  This reflected the dawning global consensus that conserving the natural ecosystems of the Earth must go hand in hand with saving humanity from […]

CropLife Asia Highlights how Plant Science is ‘Part of the Solution’ on Biodiversity Day

SINGAPORE, May 21, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – In concert with the theme for this year’s International Day for Biological Development (or Biodiversity Day), We’re part of the solution, CropLife Asia and its members are commemorating the day by raising the necessity of a biologically-diverse planet in ensuring our sustainable future and highlighting […]