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Africa Mountains Atlas
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2014
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The mountains of Africa provide water and food, rich biodiversity, recreational areas and serve as important centres of cultural integrity and heritage. However, Africa faces growing challenges in ens .....
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Kenya wetland atlas
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2012
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Wetlands are among the most important ecosystems in Kenya. This atlas details many of Kenya's wetlands and the specific pressures facing them.

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Africa water Atlas
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2010
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This Atlas is a visual account of Africa's endowment and use of water resources, revealed through 224 maps and 104 satellite images as well as some 500 graphics and hundreds of compelling photos. How .....
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Land Use Atlas of Pakistan
Author
Ministry of Environment, Government of Pakistan
Date
2009
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The Atlas presents an integrated spatial database through Geographical Information System. Looking at the coverage of the Atlas, I see that it has wide utility ranging from interpreting the state of e .....
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The Uganda atlas: evidence of Uganda's changing environment
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2009
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The Uganda Atlas of Our Changing Environment, prepared by the National Environmental Management Authority of Uganda, provides extensive scientific evidence of Uganda's changing environment. Modelled .....
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Kenya atlas of our changing environment
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2009
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This Atlas does two unique things: It assesses Kenya's progress towards its own goals of improving the environment to achieve development goals; and it delivers a stunning bird's-eye view of enviro .....
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Carbon and biodiversity: a demonstration Atlas
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2008
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The demonstration atlas, launched at the 14th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, shows that areas high in both carbon and biodiversity do exist and .....
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