(Posters)World leaders commit to jointly tackling biodiversity loss at COP15

Source: Xinhua| 2021-10-13 14:48:23|Editor: huaxia

KUNMING, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- World leaders on Tuesday called for global awareness, broad consensus and concrete actions to preserve biodiversity at a United Nations conference held in China.

The 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity, known as COP15, kicked off on Oct. 11 in Kunming, the capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province. It attracts over 5,000 representatives from governments, international organizations, research institutes and enterprises.

The leaders, in their speeches via video, pledged to make bold efforts at a time when the world is facing a worsening crisis of biodiversity loss.

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