The buildings are surrounded by trees in the province of Hainan Tropical Forest National Park Hainan. PU Xiaoxu / XINHUA

Words To UN Summit on the critical role of the nature of stress Biodiversity after pandemic

President Xi Jinping on Friday called for global efforts to pursue green development and increase potential high-quality economic recovery after COVID-19 pandemic.

It made the remarks in a message broadcast by video to the Summit of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity, held under the slogan "urgent action on biodiversity for sustainable development".

Xi stressed the need to keep an eye on the long term, being determined and stay on course for green, inclusive and sustainable development at a time when the pandemic has wreaked havoc on economic development and social development of the world.

"We must strive to find opportunities for development while preserving nature, and achieve both ecological conservation and development of high quality win-win," he said, adding that solutions they can be found in nature.

Xi called on countries to Uphold multilateralism create synergies for global governance on the environment. He said that countries face risks and challenges to the worldwide share a common interest as passengers in the same boat and form a community with a shared future.

"Unilateralism has no support and cooperation is the right way to go," he said.

Xi also stressed the need to maintain the principle of responsibility common but differentiated, as countries-in various stages of development and development development have different historical responsibilities and practical skills to address environmental issues .

developing countries' concerns over financing, technology and capacity building should be accommodated, he said.

"We must meet commitments seriously, focus on the objectives and biodiversity loss effectively reverse to protect the planet we call home," said Xi.

The Convention on Biological Diversity is an international treaty agreed at the Earth Summit in Brazil UN in 1992. Its objectives are the conservation of biological diversity, sustainable use of nature and fair and equitable sharing of benefits from genetic science participation.

The 15th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity will be held next year in Kunming, Yunnan Province, with the theme of "ecological civilization construction of a common future for all life on Earth "

Xi said China, as host, is willing to share its experience to advance management of biodiversity and ecological progress ..

" I want to welcome to Kunming, the beautiful "City spring ', next year, to discuss and develop plans together to protect global biodiversity, and look forward to the adoption of a comprehensive, balanced, ambitious and workable framework for action," he said .


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