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COP15: the international biodiversity conference

Inquiry

COP15 is the fifteenth meeting of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity, due to take place in China in October 2021. This inquiry will explore what it needs to achieve and what the Government is doing to support its success.

Reports, special reports and government responses

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Oral evidence transcripts

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6 July 2021
Inquiry COP15: the international biodiversity conference
Witnesses George Eustice (Secretary of State at Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs), and Will Lockhart (Joint Head of International Environment Negotiations at Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
Committees Environment and Climate Change Committee
Oral Evidence
29 June 2021
Inquiry COP15: the international biodiversity conference
Witnesses David Cooper (Deputy Executive Secretary at Convention on Biological Diversity Secretariat), Bernadette Fischler Hooper (Head of International Advocacy at WWF UK), Soledad Leal Campos (Lead, Sustainable Trade with the Economic Law and Policy Program at International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)), and Dr Dilys Roe (Principal Researcher and Team Leader (Biodiversity) and Chair, IUCN Sustainable Use and Livelihoods Specialist Group (SULi) at International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED))
Committees Environment and Climate Change Committee
Oral Evidence
29 June 2021
Inquiry COP15: the international biodiversity conference
Witnesses Minister Yang Xiaoguang (Minister and First Staff Member at Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
Committees Environment and Climate Change Committee
Oral Evidence
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Witnesses Friedrich Wulf (International Nature Campaigner at Friends of the Earth Europe), and Paul de Zylva (Campaigner at Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland)
Committees Environment and Climate Change Committee
Written Evidence
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Witnesses Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Minister for Pacific and the Environment at Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs)
Committees Environment and Climate Change Committee
Written Evidence

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  • Address: Environment and Climate Change Committee, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW