Background Information / Hintergrundinformation

 

Resources for Conference Day 1

 

Introduction to Business and Biodiversity

 

Earthwatch Institute / IUCN / WBCSD (ed.)

 
 

Helpful links:

Business and Biodiversity Resource Centre

www.businessandbiodiversity.org/

IUCN Business and Biodiversity Programme

www.iucn.org/themes/business/index.htm

 

Markets for Biodiversity

 

Bishop, Joshua, Sachin Kapila, Frank Hicks, Paul Mitchell

 

Risk Management and Biodiversity

 

F & C

 

Finance and Biodiversity

 

Ivo Mulder, IUCN, 2007

 

PricewaterhouseCoopers / Manfred-Hermesen-Stiftung / WWF / DBU (ed.), 2006

 

Helpful link:

UNEP Finance Initiative – Workstream Biodiversity

www.unepfi.org/work_streams/biodiversity/index.html

 

Biopiracy and Equitable Benefit Sharing

 

IISD, Strato; SECO

 

Helpful links:

Genetische Ressourcen und gerechter Vorteilsausgleich

www.gtz.de/de/themen/umwelt-infrastruktur/19309.htm

Genetic resources and equitable benefit sharing

www.gtz.de/en/themen/umwelt-infrastruktur/19309.htm

 

Biodiversity and Climate

 

CBD

 
 

Resources for Conference Day 2

 

Business and Biodiversity Initiatives

 

Helpful links:

European Initiative on Business and Biodiversity

www.countdown2010.net/business

Deutschlands "Business and Biodiversity Initiative"

www.bmu.de/naturschutz_biologische_vielfalt/downloads/doc/40622.php

Germany’s Business and Biodiversity Initiative

www.bmu.de/english/nature/downloads/doc/40635.php

Die NABU-Unternehmensinitiative

ww.nabu.de/m09/m09_04/06066.html

 

Corporate Biodiversity Management

 
 
 
 

Helpful links:

Corporate Ecosystem Services Review

www.wri.org/project/corporate-ecosystem-services

Global Footprint Network

www.footprintnetwork.org