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Schweizer Informationssystem Biodiversität (SIB)

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TitleSchweizer Informationssystem Biodiversität (SIB)
2nd TitleSwiss Biodiversity Information System (SIB); Système d'Information sur la biodiversité en Suisse (SIB)
CreatorBundesamt für Umwelt
DescriptionThe Swiss Information System Biodiversity (SIB) is Switzerland's contribution to the global network of Clearing-House Mechanisms (CHM) under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). SIB aims to: provide information on the Biodiversity Convention and its implementation in Switzerland; provide information about the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity information at the European level; provide information about CBD relevant strategic documents (national reports, strategies, action plans etc.); inform about the state of biodiversity in Switzerland; link existing information on biodiversity in Switzerland; promote awareness of the importance of biodiversity.
LanguageEnglish, French, German
Keywordsbiodiversity; clearinghouse mechanism; CBD; information services; SIB; environmental policy
TypeInformation services
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 Published: August 23 2007 | Last updated: January 17 2011