B@B Platform website launched

03 June 2010 | News story

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.

If you wish to join the European B@B Platform, please forward your details: Company, Industry sector, Address, name, position, telephone and fax to ecbb@iucn.org.