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Tracking Key Trends in Biodiversity Science and Policy

Tracking Key Trends in Biodiversity Science and Policy
  • United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). 2013
  • Based on the proceedings of a UNESCO International Conference on Biodiversity Science and Policy, this publication highlights different themes covered in the conference including: 1. The Biodiversity Knowledge Base: Taxonomy Today and Tomorrow for Environmental Sustainability and Human Well-being; 2. Conservation Biogeography: Integrating Biogeography and Conservation Science in a Changing World; 3. Priority-setting in Biodiversity Conservation: Strengthening Site-scale Approaches 4. Communication, Education and Public Awareness; 5. Mainstreaming Biodiversity into Policy-Making: Towards a Biodiversity Science Policy. Water issues are addressed all along the report and more specifically in an article on "Important areas for freshwater biodiversity".
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Biodiversity, Vulnerability
  • Main target audience: Decision makers, Policy makers
  • Main purpose: Advocacy
  • Type of resource: Proceedings, Recommendations
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Published in 2015