National Strategy for the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity

2.2 STRATEGIC ISSUES, NATIONAL POLICIES, STRATEGIES AND PRIORITY ACTIVITIES.

6. Strengthen PUBLIC AWARENESS of biodiversity issues.

Policies

Strategies

Priority activities

  • Integrate environmental education into formal education programs.
  • Develop informal education programs on the sustainable use of the elements of biodiversity.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Reinforce issues and concepts relating to biodiversity in school curricula.
  • Implement training and information activities with sectors involved in production and with communities, on the application of sustainable production practices.
  • Integrate efforts by different institutions and organizations and prioritize target groups.
  • Strengthen the participation of SINAC and conservation organizations in local shows, exhibits and other community activities, for education and extension purposes.
  • Establish mechanisms to preserve and value traditional knowledge.
  • Training in sustainable use of biodiversity directed at the mass media.
  • Training in sustainable use of biodiversity directed at community leaders.
  • National Bioliteracy Program.