- Build a strong network and stimulate capacity building
- Produce an overview of the current state of Belgian knowledge regarding Biodiversity and Health
- Respond to the demands of policy makers and stakeholders regarding Biodiversity and Health expertise at the Belgian level, as well as the international level in the context of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES).
For more information on the Belgian Community of Practice on Biodiversity and Health, please contact Dr Hans Keune.
In 2014, the Belgian Biodiversity and Health Community of Practice published a Research Brief on the need for enhanced capacity building in Belgium on biodiversity & health science and policy. The research brief presents the growing international and national recognition of the importance of biodiversity & health; and aims to inform about the importance of enhanced capacity building in Belgium on Biodiversity & Health science and policy.