Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

The developed country Parties provide financial resources or technology transfer related to the implementation of the Convention on Biological Diversity. The Parties shall take full account of the specific needs and special situation of least developed countries in their actions with regard to funding and transfer of technology (Convention on Biological Diversity, Article 20.5).

Utilization by LDCs:

Available smooth transition procedures:


  1. Convention on Biological Diversity 
  2. Seventh meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Working Group on Article 8(j) and Related Provisions
  3. Final Report of the Seventh Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-Ended Inter Sessional Working Group on Article 8(j) and Related Provisions Of the Convention on Biological Diversity