Tim Hirsch, Senior Programme Officer for Engagement, Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GEF)
Pavan Sukhdev, Founder-CEO, GIST Advisory
Katia Karousakis, Climate Change, Biodiversity and Development Division, OECD Environment Directorate
Ibrahim Thiaw, Director of the Division of Environmental Policy Implementation (DEPI), United Nations Environment Programme

David Ainsworth, Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity

Strategic Goal A: Address the underlying causes of biodiversity loss by mainstreaming biodiversity across government and society

Aichi Biodiversity Target 1
By 2020, at the latest, people are aware of the values of biodiversity and the steps they can take to conserve and use it sustainably.

Aichi Biodiversity Target 2
By 2020, at the latest, biodiversity values have been integrated into national and local development and poverty reduction strategies and planning processes and are being incorporated into national accounting, as appropriate, and reporting systems.

Aichi Biodiversity Target 3
By 2020, at the latest, incentives, including subsidies, harmful to biodiversity are eliminated, phased out or reformed in order to minimize or avoid negative impacts, and positive incentives for the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity are developed and applied, consistent and in harmony with the Convention and other relevant international obligations, taking into account national socio economic conditions.

Aichi Biodiversity Target 4
By 2020, at the latest, Governments, business and stakeholders at all levels have taken steps to achieve or have implemented plans for sustainable production and consumption and have kept the impacts of use of natural resources well within safe ecological limits.

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