3 June, 2010. The website for the Business and Biodiversity Platform was launched this week, visit it here. The B@B platform was established by The IUCN Regional Office for Pan-Europe with PricewaterhouseCoopers, European Centre for Nature Conservation (ECNC), European Landowners’ Organization (ELO) and Blue4You – on behalf of the European Commission.
The B@B platform aims to engage with all businesses integrating biodiversity into their core activities. The six following sectors have been prioritized by the European Commission for the first year (2010): agriculture, food supply industry, forestry, extractive industries, financial sector and tourism.
On the website you can find information on the following:
- General project information
- Background documents for the six sectors
- A resource center including best practice examples
- News and events
The website will be updated regularly with information and contribution supplied by participating companies.