IPBES played a significant role at ICCB-ECCB, starting on the first day of the Congress when IPBES Executive Secretary Dr. Anne Larigauderie delivered the opening plenary "IPBES: Biodiversity Science for Decision Making."
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SCB honored five individuals and one group for their outstanding contributions to conservation at the opening ceremony at ICCB-ECCB in Montpellier.
ICCB-ECCB was the largest congress in SCB history, it was also the Society's first international meeting to implement an official code of conduct. We are excited to apply this same standard for future SCB meetings.