Sustainability Week in Switzerland:
"Grassroots ideas to halt biodiversity loss"
2 March 2020
19:15 - 20:45
University of Zurich
9 March 2020
16:00 - 18:00
IHEID, Maison de la Paix
Discussing two ideas of the foraus publication
during the Sustainability Weeks in Zurich and Geneva
Figure 1: Cumulative extinctions of vertebrates as % of assessed species since 1500 A.D. based on the IUCN category «extinct» calculated according to Ceballos et al. (2015) and compared to the natural background extinction rate. Source: p.11 in Jönsson, O., Stünzi, A. (Eds). (2019). Grassroots ideas for biodiversity. Policy Reci-pes. Zurich: foraus - Forum Aussenpolitik. https://www.foraus.ch/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/20191106_Policy-Kitchen-Biodiversity_WEB.pdf
“Grassroots ideas to halt biodiversity loss” - foraus and SDSN Switzerland invite you to discuss with experts some of the ideas of this foraus publication during the Sustainability Weeks in Zurich and in Geneva:
Zurich: "Nature as a legal entity"
Monday 2 March 2020 from 19:15 – 20:45, KOL-G-212 EV, University of Zurich.
Geneva (cancelled!): “Differentiated tariffs depending on biodiversity conservation"
9 March 2019 from 16:00 – 18:00 in room S7 at the IHEID.
Please visit: https://www.sustainabilityweek.ch/geneva/
After some inputs of our experts, we would have the possibility in roundtable discussions to develop further the ideas of the publication - your knowledge is required!