Biodiversity awareness in 2015

A month without an article!! Much too long. Let me correct this now with few insights from my trip to Paris to attend the 2015 ‘Beauty of Sourcing with respect’ Conference, starting with the Biodiversity Barometer. Since 2009, the Union for Ethical BioTrade publishes with IPSOS an international biodiversity barometer. This tool is used by […]


Continuing to promote the work done by the Union for Ethical BioTrade, as I still entirely share their values and commitments. May I share with you a document that UEBT developed for their annual international conference ‘The Beauty of Sourcing with Respect‘: Access and Benefit Sharing: Understanding international and national laws. Maria Julia Oliva, Senior Coordinator […]

UEBT 6th ‘Beauty of Sourcing with Respect’ Conference – Paris April 2014

As mentioned in an earlier post, I have been travelling to Europe, including Paris where I attended the 6th ‘Beauty of Sourcing with Respect’ UEBT conference. The Union for Ethical BioTrade is a membership based non-profit association that promotes the ethical sourcing of biodiversity. UEBT Members commit to continuously improving its practices following the Ethical […]