Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China

09/21/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 09/22/2020 20:47

China Releases Position Paper of the People's Republic of China for the United Nations Summit on Biodiversity Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth: China in Action

As the United Nations Summit on Biodiversity is to be held on September 30, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Ecology and Environment jointly released on September 21 China's position paper 'Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth: China in Action', elaborating on China's experience, progress, position and propositions on biodiversity conservation from the perspectives including philosophy of ecological civilization, domestic policy measures, promoting sustainable development, engagement of the entire society, global biodiversity governance, international exchanges and cooperation.

As stated in the position paper, China will remain committed to pursuing ecological protection and green development. China will continue to hold high the banner of multilateralism and is committed to the vision of building a community with a shared future for mankind. China will actively participate in global biodiversity governance and contribute China's wisdom to global ecological civilization and to a shared future for all life on Earth. As the host of the 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), China will make good preparations for it and stands ready to work together with other countries for an ambitious, balanced and realistic framework and a clean, beautiful world thriving with life.