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Welcome Address: Biodiversity mainstreaming for climate smart agriculture, food security and sustainable forest management

Highlights from key meetings on mainstreaming biodiversity in productive sectors

Mexican Government representative (TBC)

Hesiquio Benítez, Director General de Cooperación Internacional e Implementación, CONABIO

Braulio Dias, Executive Secretary, CBD Secretariat

Eva Muller, Director, Forestry Policy and Resources Division, FAO

Keynote:  Highlights from the State of the World’s Forests 2016, Eva Muller

Q&A- Facilitated by Catalina Santamaria, CBD Secretariat