Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth:China in Action - Position Paper of the People's Republic of China for the United Nations Summit on Biodiversity
Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth:China in Action
- - Position Paper of the People's Republic of China for the United Nations Summit on Biodiversity
- (September 21, 2020)
- China supports the United Nations in holding the Biodiversity Summit and lauds the UN efforts and contributions in advancing global environmental governance. Against the backdrop of accelerated global biodiversity loss and the impact of COVID-19 on various aspects of the economy and society, it is imperative that all parties work together to address the serious challenges facing global biodiversity.
- China attaches great importance to biodiversity, adheres to the philosophy of ecological civilization, and has been working continuously to expedite the mainstreaming of biodiversity across all departments and sectors, promote effective restoration and protection of ecosystems through the implementation of ecological conservation projects and other measures, improve public participation, and boost international cooperation and exchanges on biodiversity. Sustained efforts have been made toward the initiative of "building a beautiful China". China is ready to share its experience in advancing ecological civilization with all parties and step up cooperation on biodiversity in order to move the world toward the 2050 Vision of "Living in harmony with nature".