December 29, 1993 at 12:00 am
The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) entered into force on 29 December 1993. South Africa signed the CBD on 4 June 1993 and has been a member state to this Convention since 2 November 1995.
- Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety
- Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilisation
Documents relevant to this Convention
- South African Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan, 2005
- South Africa’s Fourth National Report to the Convention on Biological Diversity, 2009
To access resolutions made under this Convention, visit www.cbd.int