China News Service, Beijing, October 8 (Reporter Ruan Yulin) The State Council Information Office of China released the "China's Biodiversity Conservation" white paper in Beijing on the 8th. This is the first biodiversity protection white paper issued by the Chinese government.
The full text of this white paper is about 14,000 words and consists of three parts: the preface, the main body and the conclusion.
Among them, the text includes four parts, namely: uphold the concept of harmonious coexistence between man and nature, improve the effectiveness of biodiversity protection, enhance biodiversity governance capabilities, and deepen global biodiversity conservation cooperation.
This white paper was published in 8 languages including Chinese, English, French, Russian, German, Spanish, Arabic, and Japanese.
Zhao Yingmin, deputy minister of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, said at a press conference held by the State Council Information Office on the 8th that the white paper "China’s Biodiversity Conservation" comprehensively summarized China’s goal of building a beautiful China under the guidance of Xi Jinping’s thoughts on ecological civilization and actively adapting The new situation and new requirements continue to strengthen and innovate biodiversity protection measures.
It systematically expounds the concept, actions and effects of China's biodiversity conservation that strives to promote the harmonious coexistence, virtuous circle, all-round development, and sustained prosperity of man and nature, man and man, and man and society from four aspects.
Zhao Yingmin said that the 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity will be held soon.
The "United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development" has also entered the "Decade of Action" to achieve global goals.
At the same time, China has built a moderately prosperous society in an all-round way and embarked on a new journey of building a modern socialist country in an all-round way.
The international community is standing at the historic node of protecting biodiversity and realizing global sustainable development. At this moment, the white paper "China's Biodiversity Conservation" is released, aiming to introduce China's philosophy in the field of biodiversity conservation to the international community. It is of great practical significance to enhance the international community’s understanding of China’s biodiversity conservation and contribute Chinese wisdom to global biodiversity conservation.