New Target for Invasive Alien Species — 2011-2020

In October 2010, the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity adopted the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 which includes the Aichi Biodiversity Targets. See:

Aichi Target 9 falls under Strategic Goal B, which is to: Reduce the direct pressures on biodiversity and promote sustainable use.

Target 9 states: By 2020, invasive alien species and pathways are identified and prioritized, priority species are controlled or eradicated, and measures are in place to manage pathways to prevent their introduction and establishment.


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