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and communication linkages between members in order to maintain close
The forum aims to facilitate analysis, campaign and discussion on issues
of current relevance to socio-economic development and to debate on
international policies that may affect the Global Society and the
ordinary people adversely, to inform interested parties about NGOs'
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action, success stories, views, local initiatives and experiences of
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Conference of Parties (COP-5) to the Convention on Biodiversity (CBD)
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