The Secretariat of the Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network (GEO BON) and the bioDISCOVERY programme of Future Earth have convened a group of international experts to prepare a series of science briefs to provide scientific support for the negotiations of the post-2020 global biodiversity framework at the fourth meeting of the Open-ended Working Group (WG2020-4) held in Nairobi, Kenya (21-26 June 2022).

The following briefs aim to provide an updated assessment and recommendations for select targets and goals of the GBF, as well as the monitoring framework.

Video for the Ecosystem brief: