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The new IPBES Guide, which was produced in collaboration of the Network-Forum for Biodiversity Research Germany (NeFo, and the GIZ project ValuES ( is being presented.


The Guide is available in four languages: English, Spanish, French, and German, and covers succintly the main issues around IPBES:

  • The four functions of IPBES
  • The IPBES work programme 2014-2018
  • Organisational structure, administration and financing
  • IPBES and the CBD
  • Opportuntities to participate in the IPBES process

Please feel free to circulate it widely to any interested person and/or community. 

The ValuES website can also be found at the end of the page:


IPBES Guide (English) ]

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