Global Soil Partnership

Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity (GSOBI21)

As a precautionary health measure, the Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity (GSOBI21) has been postponed to 19 - 22 April 2021. We do express our apologies for the situation that is unfortunately beyond our control

The Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity (GSOBI21) will be held virtually on 2-5 February 2021.


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This Symposium, will be jointly organized by the Global Soil Partnership (GSP), the Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils (ITPS), the Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative (GSBI) and the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and the Science-Policy Interface of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (SPI - UNCCD).  The Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity will bring together international experts with the aim of reviewing the status of knowledge on soil biodiversity and ecosystem services, the sustainable use and conservation of soil biodiversity, and the contributions of soil organisms to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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19 Apr 2021
- 22 Apr 2021
FAO headquarters, Rome, Italy