Current Affairs Question - 25 September 2021


Ecology & Environment

Convention On Biological Diversity (CBD)


Consider the following statements:

  1. The first draft of Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework released recently by the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) aims to guide actions worldwide through 2030 to preserve and protect nature and its essential services to people.
  2. The framework will be presented for consideration at the fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the CBD (COP-14), to be held in China in October 2021.
  3. One of the 21 key targets of the framework includes nature-based contributions to global climate change mitigation efforts of least 10 GtCO2e per year.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are true?

A
1 and 2
B
2 and 3
C
1 and 3
D
1, 2 and 3

Ecology & Environment

International Union For Conservation Of Nature (IUCN)


Consider the following statements:

  1. Every year, International Tiger Day is celebrated on 30th July.
  2. The day marks the anniversary of the agreement of Saint Petersburg Tiger Summit held in Russia in 2010.
  3. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List has classified the tiger as ‘Endangered.’

Which of the above statement(s) is/are true?

A
1 and 2
B
2 and 3
C
1 and 3
D
1, 2 and 3

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