Q. With reference to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) consider the following statements:
1.It is a convention that seeks to address all threats to biodiversity and ecosystem services.
2.Conference of the Parties (COP) is its governing body.
3.Its CoP meeting takes place every year in the month of September.
4.The Secretariat of the CBD is based in Montreal, Canada. 
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1, 3 and 4 only

[B] 1, 2 and 4 only

[C] 2, 3 and 4 only

[D] 1 and 4 only

Answer: B
Notes:

Statement 1, 2 and 4 are correct. CBD is a convention that seeks to address all threats to biodiversity and ecosystem services. Conference of the Parties (COP) is its governing body. The Secretariat of the CBD is based in Montreal, Canada.

Statement 3 is incorrect. The meeting of CoP takes place every two years.

Source: ForumIAS