International Association for Impact Assessment

Guidelines on Business and KBAs: Managing Risk to Biodiversity

  • Presenter(s): Andrew Plumptre, Giulia Carbone

    Recorded: 19 APR 2018

    Hear about the recently released "Guidelines on Business and KBAs: Managing Risk to Biodiversity." The report recommends how businesses could manage their direct, indirect and cumulative impacts on Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs). It has been developed by the KBA partners, with IUCN's Business and Biodiversity Programme coordination. 

    You will learn how KBAs are identified and how to access the World Database of Key Biodiversity Areas. You will also receive an overview of the Guidelines and how these can be applied in different contexts. 

    Andy Plumptre is the Head of the Key Biodiversity Areas Secretariat.

    Giulia Carbone is Deputy Director of the Business and Biodiversity Programme at the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). 

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