Did biodiversity deal actually happen in Nagoya? – conservation links for Nov 2, 2010

World Bank to account for nature BBC News
The World Bank announces a programme to help nations properly account for the destruction of nature that their activities cause.

Sustainable growth formula eludes many China cities Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) – Some Chinese cities are failing to meet the challenge of sustainable development, posing a risk to Beijing’s strategy of relying on mass urbanization to drive economic growth, according to a study released on Sunday.

We’ve been conned. The deal to save the natural world never happened The Guardian
The so-called summit in Japan won’t stop anyone trashing the planet. Only economic risks seem to make governments act.

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