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Humanity is at a crossroads and action is needed to slow nature's accelerating decline, says the UN.Humanity is at a crossroads and action is needed to slow nature's accelerating decline, says the UN.

Extinction: Urgent change needed to save species, says UN - BBC News

Fragile habitats like coral reefs and tropical forests are in greater peril than even beforeFragile habitats like coral reefs and tropical forests are in greater peril than even before

World fails to hit all targets to halt biodiversity collapse, UN reports | The Independent

‘Humanity at a crossroads’ after a decade in which all of the 2010 Aichi goals to protect wildlife and ecosystems have been missed‘Humanity at a crossroads’ after a decade in which all of the 2010 Aichi goals to protect wildlife and ecosystems have been missed

World fails to meet a single target to stop destruction of nature – UN report | Environment | The Guardian

The Global Biodiversity Outlook 5 report published by the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), reveals the world has failed to meet a series of key targets set a decade ago.The Global Biodiversity Outlook 5 report published by the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), reveals the world has failed to meet a series of key targets set a decade ago.

'Unprecedented' declines in wildlife and natural habitats are set to continue, UN report warns | Daily Mail Online

The world has failed to meet a single target to stem the destruction of wildlife and life-sustaining ecosystems in the last decade, according to aThe world has failed to meet a single target to stem the destruction of wildlife and life-sustaining ecosystems in the last decade, according to a

World fails to fulfill a single goal to cease destruction of nature – UN report | Surroundings

A decade-long global effort to save Earth's disappearing species and declining ecosystems has mostly stumbled, with fragile habitats like coral reefs and tropical forests in more trouble than ever, researchers said in a report Tuesday. In 2010, more than 150 countries agreed to goals to protectA decade-long global effort to save Earth's disappearing species and declining ecosystems has mostly stumbled, with fragile habitats like coral reefs and tropical forests in more trouble than ever, researchers said in a report Tuesday. In 2010, more than 150 countries agreed to goals to protect

World isn't meeting biodiversity goals, UN report finds

A major UN report analysing the global state of nature shows that governments have failed to meet all 20 worldwide biodiversity targets as nature continues to freefall and species extinctions accelerate.A major UN report analysing the global state of nature shows that governments have failed to meet all 20 worldwide biodiversity targets as nature continues to freefall and species extinctions accelerate.

‘Devastating’: Governments fail all international biodiversity targets

Seminal UN biodiversity report assesses rate of biodiversity loss and progress on Aichi Biodiversity Targets upon their deadline.Join the Global Landscapes Forum’s digital conference on biodiversity 28–29 October.The Earth’s biodiversity – the entire range of life on Earth – is “suffering badly and ge

UN biodiversity report says species loss happening at unprecedented pace

A major UN report analysing the global state of nature shows how a decade of policy inaction has spiked worldwide biodiversity targets as nature continues to freefall and species extinctions accelerate.A major UN report analysing the global state of nature shows how a decade of policy inaction has spiked worldwide biodiversity targets as nature continues to freefall and species extinctions accelerate.

‘Devastating’: Governments flunk all international biodiversity targets

Momentum to reverse nature loss is growing, but there is still a long way to go, Eva Zabey investigates.Read more...

Why this decade is make-or-break for nature

Statement prepared for delivery at the launch of the fifth Global Biodiversity Outlook.Statement prepared for delivery at the launch of the fifth Global Biodiversity Outlook.

Protecting nature is entirely within humanity’s reach. The work must start now.

The GBO-5 summary for policy makers suggests pursuing a portfolio of actions related to: enhanced conservation and restoration of ecosystems; climate change mitigation; action on pollution, invasive alien species, and overexploitation; more sustainable production of goods and services; and reduced consumption and waste. The report highlights ten areas in which progress can be viewed, including in a reduction in the rate of deforestation globally by about one-third compared to the previous decade.

Fifth Global Biodiversity Outlook Focuses on Eight Transition Areas | News | SDG Knowledge Hub | IISD

The UN has revealed that 14 of the 20 goals set in 2010 to halt the accelerating decline of nature have not been met and is urging governments, businesses and individuals to accelerate habitat and biodiversity restoration.The UN has revealed that 14 of the 20 goals set in 2010 to halt the accelerating decline of nature have not been met and is urging governments, businesses and individuals to accelerate habitat and biodiversity restoration.

UN: 'Business-as-usual' must be transformed to prevent collapse of nature

All the world's governments have fallen short on pledges made a decade ago to protect wildlife, though cases of conservation show that the destruction of nature can be slowed, and even reversed, according to a U.N. report published on Tuesday.All the world's governments have fallen short on pledges made a decade ago to protect wildlife, though cases of conservation show that the destruction of nature can be slowed, and even reversed, according to a U.N. report published on Tuesday.

As world falls behind on U.N. wildlife targets, bright spots offer hope | Reuters

PARIS - Countries are set to miss all of the targets they set themselves a decade ago to preserve nature and save Earth's vital biodiversity, the United Nations said Tuesday.PARIS - Countries are set to miss all of the targets they set themselves a decade ago to preserve nature and save Earth's vital biodiversity, the United Nations said Tuesday.

World missing all targets to save nature, UN warns

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The world has failed to meet any of its biodiversity targets, the UN said in a landmark report published every five years. Extinction rates would likely have been three to four times higher without conservation efforts.The world has failed to meet any of its biodiversity targets, the UN said in a landmark report published every five years. Extinction rates would likely have been three to four times higher without conservation efforts.

All 20 biodiversity targets missed as pollution, climate change rage on: UN report | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 15.09.2020

The UN said it is not too late to reverse and are looking to agree to set new targets for 2030.The UN said a shift to sustainable farming, mostly ‘plant-based diets’ and dramatic cuts in food waste are needed to save nature and wildlife.

Countries are failing to stop 'unprecedented' biodiversity loss | Metro News

By Adam Vaughan Deforestation is harming biodiversityShutterstock / Richard WhitcombeThe world hasn’t fully met any of the 20 biodiversity targets set byBy Adam Vaughan Deforestation is harming biodiversityShutterstock / Richard WhitcombeThe world hasn’t fully met any of the 20 biodiversity targets set by

'Massive failure': The world has missed all its biodiversity targets

A decade-long global effort to save Earth's disappearing species and declining ecosystems has mostly stumbled, with fragile habitats like coral reefs and...A decade-long global effort to save Earth's disappearing species and declining ecosystems has mostly stumbled, with fragile habitats like coral reefs and...

The world has flunked its biodiversity goals, U.N. report finds - MarketWatch

Global Biodiversity Outlook 5 report shows world leaders fail to meet goals agreed a decade ago.Global Biodiversity Outlook 5 report shows world leaders fail to meet goals agreed a decade ago.

Global biodiversity targets missed

We have known for a long time that biodiversity, and the services it provides, have been in decline. It is on this background that ten years ago, the international community adopted the Strategic Plan

Protecting Nature is Entirely Within Humanity’s Reach: The Work Must Start Now | Inter Press Service

Earth’s natural systems being compromised as countries fail to meet nature targets with a 2020 deadline, Global Biodiversity Outlook report says.Earth’s natural systems being compromised as countries fail to meet nature targets with a 2020 deadline, Global Biodiversity Outlook report says.

Countries failing to halt ‘unprecedented’ losses to nature, UN warns | Largs and Millport Weekly News

A decade ago, United Nations members crafted an agreement to curb the loss of biodiversity. We’ve failed miserably, but all hope is not lost.A decade ago, United Nations members crafted an agreement to curb the loss of biodiversity. We’ve failed miserably, but all hope is not lost.

The world missed a critical deadline to safeguard biodiversity, UN report says

When it comes to how we treat and care for the natural world, we are on the wrong path, jeopardizing the natural life support systems we depend on for our health, food security, and quality of life. If we are...When it comes to how we treat and care for the natural world, we are on the wrong path, jeopardizing the natural life support systems we depend on for our health, food security, and quality of life. If we are...

Humanity’s (Correctable) Path of Biodiversity Destruction | NRDC

A major United Nations report shows that world leaders have largely shrugged off important biodiversity goals, and the planet’s ecosystems are suffering as a result. Now, to save the planet, we need to fundamentally rethink our relationship with the natural world. A major United Nations report shows that world leaders have largely shrugged off important biodiversity goals, and the planet’s ecosystems are suffering as a result. Now, to save the planet, we need to fundamentally rethink our relationship with the natural world.

Word Leaders Fail to Meet Biodiversity Goals They Set 10 Years Ago

The United Nations said the international community is not doing enough to adequately protect biodiversity and wildlife after determining that countries have not achieved any of the goals in a list of targets laid out 10 years ago. The United Nations said the international community is not doing enough to adequately protect biodiversity and wildlife after determining that countries have not achieved any of the goals in a list

UN report: Countries have failed to meet a single target to protect wildlife in the last decade | TheHill

The United Nations said the international community is not doing enough to adequately protect biodiversity and wildlife after determining that countries have not achieved any of the goals in a list of targets laid out 10 years ago. The United Nations said the international community is not doing enough to adequately protect biodiversity and wildlife after determining that countries have not achieved any of the goals in a list

UN report: Countries have failed to meet a single target to protect wildlife in the last decade | TheHill

Disappointment as none of the 20 targets set out in the UN 2010 biodiversity convention are met by their 2020 deadlineA 2010 United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBC) involving 200 governments has seen none of its 20 biodiversity targets met by the 2020 deadl

Failure For Biodiversity Convention As The World Flunks On All 2020 Targets | IFLScience

"We can no longer afford to cast nature aside. Now is the time for this massive step up—conserving, restoring, and using biodiversity fairly and sustainably.""We can no longer afford to cast nature aside. Now is the time for this massive step up—conserving, restoring, and using biodiversity fairly and sustainably."

UN Biodiversity Report Urges 8 Transitions Needed to Restore Essential Ecosystems Impacted by Humanity | Common Dreams News

Despite glimmers of progress, the world has not achieved decadal targets to protect natureDespite glimmers of progress, the world has not achieved decadal targets to protect nature

‘The warning lights are flashing.’ Report finds nations failing to protect biodiversity | Science | AAAS

Negotiations for new targets would begin at the Global Biodiversity Summit in China, Kunming, next year.

World fails to meet 20 targets to protect nature by 2020 - CGTN

The UN Convention on Biological Diversity's new GBO5 report provides: A final report card on the 20 Aichi biodiversity targets (2010-2020) and lessons learned as nations negotiate a global framework and targets for managing nature this decade, to be agreed at CBD's 193 member nations at COP15 next May in China. An authoritative synthesis of the state of nature underlining the huge stakes involved and the urgency to act, citing eight transformative changes needed.The UN Convention on Biological Diversity's new GBO5 report provides: A final report card on the 20 Aichi biodiversity targets (2010-2020) and lessons learned as nations negotiate a global framework and targets for managing nature this decade, to be agreed at CBD's 193 member nations at COP15 next May in China. An authoritative synthesis of the state of nature underlining the huge stakes involved and the urgency to act, citing eight transformative changes needed.

Nature: Humanity at a crossroads, UN warns in new Global Biodiversity Outlook report | EurekAlert! Science News

A U.N. report reveals that countries worldwide have failed to meet key conservation targets set for 2020A U.N. report reveals that countries worldwide have failed to meet key conservation targets set for 2020

Global Biodiversity Is in Free Fall - Scientific American

Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own.Humanity is falling short on its commitments to protect wildlife, a new report finds, outlining urgent steps needed to stave off environmental collapse.

As humanity misses wildlife targets, ‘time is now’ to reverse course

Without addressing biodiversity and climate change, the report said, the world will not fully be able to tackle poverty, reduce hunger, or reduce the risk of future pandemics.Without addressing biodiversity and climate change, the report said, the world will not fully be able to tackle poverty, reduce hunger, or reduce the risk of future pandemics.

More than 150 countries made a plan to preserve biodiversity a decade ago. A new report says they mostly failed. - CBS News

A decade-long global effort to save Earth's disappearing species and declining ecosystems has mostly stumbled, researchers said in a report Tuesday.A decade-long global effort to save Earth's disappearing species and declining ecosystems has mostly stumbled, researchers said in a report Tuesday.

World isn't meeting biodiversity goals, UN report finds

The planet is losing biodiversity at an unprecedented rate, posing grave danger to human health and prosperity, the UN Convention on Biological Diversity warned in its flagship report

Nature in freefall as world misses 2020 biodiversity goals - India Climate Dialogue

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The extinction of Australia's Bramble Cay melomys has been singled out for criticism in a United Nation's report on the state of biodiversity across the world.The extinction of Australia's Bramble Cay melomys has been singled out for criticism in a United Nation's report on the state of biodiversity across the world.

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All the world's governments have fallen short on pledges made a decade ago to protect wildlife, though cases of conservation show that the destruction of nature can be slowed, and even reversed, according to a UN report published on Tuesday.All the world's governments have fallen short on pledges made a decade ago to protect wildlife, though cases of conservation show that the destruction of nature can be slowed, and even reversed, according to a UN report published on Tuesday.

UN report links biodiversity loss with spread of diseasesUN report links biodiversity loss with spread of diseases

UN report links biodiversity loss with spread of diseases - Saudi Gazette

All the world’s governments have fallen short on pledges made a decade ago to protect wildlife, according to a new United Nations report.All the world’s governments have fallen short on pledges made a decade ago to protect wildlife, according to a new United Nations report.

UN says the world is 'exterminating all non-human living beings' by missing 2020 targets | SBS News

Countries have made insufficient progress on international goals designed to halt a catastrophic slide, a new report found.Countries have made insufficient progress on international goals designed to halt a catastrophic slide, a new report found.

The extinction of Australia's Bramble Cay melomys has been highlighted by the international scientific community as experts urge stronger environment...The extinction of Australia's Bramble Cay melomys has been highlighted by the international scientific community as experts urge stronger environment...

Strong environment laws crucial to halting extinction crisis: [global biodiversity report] | Mirage News

15 September 2020  Only 6 out of 20 international biodiversity targets have been “‘partially achieved” over the past decade, a …

UN: Only 6 out of 20 biodiversity targets "partially achieved" - Green News Ireland

India News: NEW DELHI: Ahead of finalising new goals to protect biodiversity in next 10 years (2021-30), the UN Convention on Biological Diversity on Tuesday rele.India News: NEW DELHI: Ahead of finalising new goals to protect biodiversity in next 10 years (2021-30), the UN Convention on Biological Diversity on Tuesday rele.

‘None of 20 biodiversity goals set in 10 fully met’ | India News - Times of India

For the second decade in a row, the world has failed to meet targets it set itself.For the second decade in a row, the world has failed to meet targets it set itself.

World scores 0 percent on UN's latest biodiversity scorecard | Newshub

Biodiversity experts are calling for a shift away from business as usual to prevent extinction of more species. A new UN report on biodiversity warns the rate...Biodiversity experts are calling for a shift away from business as usual to prevent extinction of more species. A new UN report on biodiversity warns the rate...

Extinction warning in biodiversity report | The Transcontinental | Port Augusta, SA