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Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity (GSOBI20)

March 10 - March 12

The Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity (GSOBI20), ‘Keep soil alive, protect soil biodiversity’ will be a science-policy meeting, held over three days, from 10-12 March, at the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) headquarters in Rome, Italy. It is jointly organized by the UN FAO and its Global Soil Partnership (GSP), the Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils (ITPS), together with the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (UNCBD) and the Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative (GSBI).

The main objective is to fill some critical knowledge gaps and promote discussion among policy makers, food producers, scientists, practitioners and other stakeholders on solutions to live in harmony with nature, and ultimately, achieve the SDGs through the conservation and sustainable use of soil biodiversity.

Details

Start:
March 10
End:
March 12
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Website:
http://www.fao.org/about/meetings/soil-biodiversity-symposium/en/

Organizer

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Phone:
http://www.fao.org/home/en/
Email:
chesterberg@soilhealthinstitute.org
Website:
http://www.fao.org/home/en/

Venue

FAO Headquarters
Via Aventina, 3
Rome, Italy
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