Category : United Nations

Ultimate Trivia Quiz on The fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD COP 14)

Let's Start

The earth has been continuously shrinking due to indiscriminate deforestation and human damage to the environment. The fertile land is turning into a desert. Today the whole world including India is struggling with the problems of desertification. Millions of people are being displaced every year due to desertification. To tackle these problems, the whole world agreed to the United Nations Desertification Prevention Convention (UNCCD). The 14th Conference of the Parties of the UNCCD (COP) was held in India from 2 September to 13 September. The UNCCD is the only international agreement that is legally binding on environment and development issues. 'World Desertification and Drought Prevention Day' is observed in June every year with the aim of raising awareness about international efforts to tackle the challenge of desertification.

Let's Start

1. When is 'World Desertification and Drought Prevention Day' celebrated every year?

27546 On 17 July
27547 On 13 June
27548 On 27 June
27549 On 17 June

2. Which country will host 14th meeting of COP 14 drought and desertification?

27550 France
27551 China
27552 India
27553 United State

3. What is the theme of UNCCD,(COP14) which held in India 2019?

27554 Let's grow the future together
27555 Let's stop desertification
27556 Let's go the planting
27557 All of above

4. When was Unfccc established?

27558 1996
27559 1994
27560 1993
27561 1992

5. The ___________ is the only state that is not a party to the convention that is eligible to accede to it.

27562 Holy See
27563 Tokyo
27564 Beijing
27565 None of these

6. When was UNCCD comes in effect?

27566 26 December 1994
27567 16 December 1996
27568 26 December 1986
27569 26 December 1996

7. What is the official language of UNCCD?

27570 English
27571 Chinese
27572 Spanish
27573 All of the above

8. The UNCCD has been ratified by 190 states plus the .....

27574 European Union
27575 United State
27576 United Kingdom
27577 None of these

9. When was the first Conference of the Parties (COP 1) held in Rome?

27578 In 1996
27579 In 1994
27580 In 1997
27581 In 1992

10. On 28 March 2013, _________ became the first country to withdraw from the convention.

27582 France
27583 Canada
27584 European Union
27585 United State

11. Where is done, UNCCD (COP 13) in 2017?

27586 China
27587 UAE
27588 Japan
27589 Singapore

12. The Conference of the Parties (COP) oversees the implementation of the ___________.

27590 Combat
27591 Convention
27592 Conclusion
27593 All of above
Let's Start

Let's Take More Quizzes


Test Your Knowledge About Global Democracy Index 2019 Trivia Quiz
336990 Played 23-Jan-2020
The Global Democracy Index is released by the Economic Intelligence Unit of the British institute 'The Economist Group'. This global list provides a b...

Test Your Knowledge About United Nations Conference on Trade and Development - UNCTAD Trivia Quiz
336755 Played 22-Jan-2020
The Global Investment Trend Monitor Report 2019 was released by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. According to the report, the g...

Test Your Knowledge About Sustainable Development Goals-SDG Trivia Quiz
334499 Played 04-Jan-2020
NITI Aayog has expressed concern in its Sustainable Development Goals India Index report that if states do not make significant progress, India will l...

World Diabetes Day Trivia Quiz
332478 Played 22-Dec-2019
Diabetes is a problem in which the hormone named insulin starts to be produced in excess in the body or the hormone produced in the body is not contro...

Test Your Knowledge About Gender Gap Report 2020 Trivia Quiz
332431 Played 21-Dec-2019
Gender Gap Report - 2020, India has a 91/100 sex ratio in this report released by WEF. It is noteworthy that in this report released annually, India r...

Human Development Index Trivia Quiz
283504 Played 12-Dec-2019
The concept of the human development index is developed by Pakistani economists. The index is calculated under four key indicators such as life expect...

United Nations Development Program Trivia Quiz
283363 Played 11-Dec-2019
UNDP helps achieve poverty alleviation and reduction of inequality and exclusion. We help countries develop leadership skills, participatory capabilit...

Test Yourself About Human Rights Day Quiz
283222 Played 10-Dec-2019
Human rights mean those fundamental rights like equality, freedom, and education. Which all humans get from birth. Every human has the right to life, ...