Plan of Action


Value of Pollinators

Several International Initiatives and Organisations are specifically focus upon pollinators and pollination. Some of the key ones are given below.

Articles of Interest: 


In OnEarth magazine published by the Natural Resources Defense Council: “The Vanishing Bee” and an interview with migratory bee keeper Jeff Anderson.


Regional Initiatives:


Africa: African Pollinator Initiative (API)


ICIMOD Logo                            Asia: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)


                 Europe: European Pollinator Initiative (EPI)


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                     North America: North American Pollinator Protection Campaign (NAPPC)


  Brazilian Pollinator Initiative               South America: Brazilian Pollinator Initiative (BPI)



International Organisations and Networks:


             Convention on Biological Diversity: International Pollinator Initiative



              Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)


                Task Force on Declining Pollination of the Species Survival Commission of the World

                Conservation Union (IUCN)


International Commission for Plant Bee Relationships (ICPBR)


           International Bee Research Association (IBRA)


              International Network of Expertise for Sustainable Pollination (INESP)


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             APIMONDIA European Pollinator Initiative Coordinated by: Centre for Agri-Environmental Research    Reading University, PO Box 237, RG6 6AR, UK