The Convention on Biological Diversity, adopted during the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, promotes biodiversity, sustainable use, and the sharing of benefits arising out of the utilization of genetic resources. The Convention provides for national reporting of efforts to implement the provisions of the Convention.
- Place published
- Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- Date / journal vol no.
- Signed: 5 June 1992 Entered into force: 29 December 1993