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Global Biodiversity Outlook: a mid-term assessment of progress towards the implementation of the strategic plan for biodiversity 2011-2020
Author
United Nations Environment Programme; Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)
Date
2014
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This report brings together multiple lines of evidence derived from a wide range of sources. It draws upon targets, commitments and activities of countries as reported in national biodiversity Strateg .....
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The importance of mangroves to people: a call to action
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2014
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Mangroves are a type of tropical forest, uniquely positioned at the dynamic interface of land and sea. They are found along coasts and estuaries throughout the tropics and subtropics and are capable o .....
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Climate finance for cities and buildings: a handbook for local governments
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2014
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The objectives of this Handbook are to help raise awareness among local stakeholders regarding climate finance and its potential in the built environment, given the important role that this sector has .....
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Global Environment Outlook: small island developing states
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2014
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GEO SIDS Outlook is a contribution to the 2014 Third International UN Conference on Small Island Developing States, which has an overarching theme of the sustainable development of Small Island Develo .....
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Our Planet: small island developing states
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2014
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The magazine of the United Nations Environment Programme

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Forests in a changing climate: a sourcebook for integrating REDD+ into academic programmes
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2014
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This publication was designed to give an overview of the key topics related to forests and climate change, under the overarching and evolving REDD+ narrative. The purpose is to facilitate the integrat .....
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Keeping track of adaptation actions in Africa: Targeted Fiscal Stimulus Actions Making a Difference
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2014
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With the African population expected to increase to 2 billion by 2050, and nearly 65% of African livelihoods directly linked to agriculture-dominated landscapes, it is critical to provide targeted sol .....
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