Welcome to the Business Engagement Programme

Meetings and Events

The CBD Secretariat has hosted a number of meetings involving business and related stakeholder groups to help build capacity, raise awareness and assist in mainstreaming of biodiversity considerations. Since 2011 the Secretariat has hosted annual meetings which have evolved from being meetings of the Global Partnership for Business and Biodiversity into the CBD Business Forums taking place on the side of COP meetings.

2019 Global Partnership Meeting
This page provides information, on the ninth meeting of the Global Partneship for Business and Biodiversity which took place in Madrid, Spain 5 November, 2019.

2018 COP 14 Business and Biodiversity Forum
The 2018 COP 14 Business and Biodiversity Forum will take place prior to COP in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt on the 14-15 November, 2018.

Previous CBD Meetings for Business and Biodiversity
These pages provide documents and reports pertaining to previously convened CBD Global Business Meetings.

Other Events
This page gives information on other business and biodiversity events being convened around the world by partner organizations.