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Convention on Biological Diversity

Date of TextAdopted on June 5, 1992 at Rio de Janeiro
Entry into force on December 29, 1993
Secretariat:Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Secretariat
Host Institution:United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
MembersContracting Parties/Signatories
 Treaty Actions
Subject MatterAlternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Genetic Resources, Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions), Traditional Knowledge (TK), Transfer of Technology
Available Texts
Treaty Text
Arabic

اتفاقية بشأن التنوع البيولوجي (النص الأصلي) اتفاقية بشأن التنوع البيولوجي (النص الأصلي), Complete document (pdf) [773 KB]

Chinese

生物多样性公约 (地道文本) 生物多样性公约 (地道文本), Complete document (pdf) [1102 KB]

English

Convention on Biological Diversity (Authentic text) Convention on Biological Diversity (Authentic text), Complete document (pdf) [2654 KB]

French

Convention sur la diversité biologique (Texte authentique) Convention sur la diversité biologique (Texte authentique), Complete document (pdf) [2817 KB]

Russian

КОНВЕНЦИИ О БИОЛОГИЧЕСКОМ РАЗНООБРАЗИИ (Подлинный текст) КОНВЕНЦИИ О БИОЛОГИЧЕСКОМ РАЗНООБРАЗИИ (Подлинный текст), Complete document (pdf) [1600 KB]

Spanish

Convenio sobre la Diversidad Biológica (Texto auténtico) Convenio sobre la Diversidad Biológica (Texto auténtico), Complete document (pdf) [1537 KB]

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