The African Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) is research and advocacy organisation working towards food sovereignty and agroecology in Africa, with a focus on biosafety, seed systems and agricultural biodiversity. We are committed to dismantling inequalities and resisting corporate-industrial expansion in Africa's food and agriculture systems.

Collage drawing of women farmers preparing food and sowing as well as a field and different vegetables.

Playing chess with the world’s biodiversity

Blog

The Post 2020 Global Biodiversity Framework and Africa’s future

A blog by ACB’s Sabrina Masinjila, Linzi Lewis and Mariam Mayet 

The crafting of a new GBF

In 2018, Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) embarked on multilateral intergovernmental talks toward crafting a new global deal to curb global biodiversity loss (the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework (GBF)1 (see more below*)