29 December 1993
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-Kuala Lumpur Supplementary Protocol on Liability and Redress (to enter into force on 5 March 2018)
- Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilisation
To access resolutions made under this Convention, visit www.cbd.int
South Africa-specific documents under the CBD