The United Nations declared 2010 to be the International Year of Biodiversity. It is a celebration of life on earth and of the value of biodiversity for our lives. The world is invited to take action in 2010 to safeguard the variety of life on earth: biodiversity.
United Nations is organizing various events such as art competition, Bio diversity exhibition, etc to create awareness among people to protect the Biodiversity on the Earth.
Many countries worldwide had issued or will issue a commemorative postage stamp featuring various elements of biodiversity to create awareness among its people. Click here to view the stamps
For more information visit: www.cbd.int/2010