TitleConvention on Biological Diversity : note / by the Secretary-General
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DAA Transmits report of the Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity, submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 57/260 of 20 Dec. 2002. Describes the principal activities that have been undertaken within the framework of the Convention in the period since the previous report (A/57/220). Focuses, in particular, on the contribution of the Convention to the World Summit on Sustainable Development and on the follow-up within the Convention process to the outcome of the Summit as it relates to the Convention. Provides information on the outcome of important meetings organized in the framework of the Convention since the World Summit. Also provides information on cooperation between the Convention and UN bodies and other international organizations and conventions, as well as on the status of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety to the Convention on Biological Diversity.