EuroNatur Award 2021

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The three scientists Dr Eszter Kelemen (Hungary), Dr Yunne-Jai Shin (France) and Prof. Dr Josef Settele (Germany) will receive the EuroNatur Award on 14th October 2021 on behalf of all researchers involved in IPBES. For a long time, they have been warning urgently about the consequences of global species extinction.

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Images: As from 14th October, c. 21.00, photos from the award ceremony will be available. By acknowledging copyright © Gerald Jarausch (unless otherwise indicated): this material is licensed for one-off publication in combination with a report about the ceremony of the 2021 EuroNatur award. Please use this link.

Background information to IPBES: The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, founded in 2012, is a cross-national committee of the UN with its headquarters in Bonn. It has the remit to give scientific advice to policy makers on the themes of biological diversity and the performance of ecosystems. For this purpose, the member states of the IBPES nominate experts to produce reports.

Press Releases to the EuroNatur Award 2021:

  • Press release from 14th October 2021
  • Press release from 6th October 2021
  • Press release from 24th June 2021

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