State of the play of the post 2020 Global Biodiversity Framework

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This briefing note presents the state of the play of negotiations leading to the adoption of a post2020 Global Biodiversity Framework under the Convention on Biological Diversity. 

Written by Lim Li Ching, TWN

Statements during OEWG 2

Statements of Civil Society delivered during the second meeting of the Open-ended Working Group on post-2020

- Joint civil society opening statement 

- Women's caucus openings statement 

- Global Youth Biodiversity Network opening statement


- Joint civil society closing statement

ECO 61 - OEWG2

All ECOs produced during the Second meeting of the Open-ended Working Group on post-2020

ECO 61, Issue 1:

  • The great contradictions in the zero draft
  • Agricultural biodiversity
  • Do’s and Dont’s for the post-2020 Framework

ECO 61, Issue 2:


The Do's and Dont's document presents the key points that civil society advocates for in the road towards the adoption of a new global biodiversity framework.