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Africa : Atlas of Our Changing Environment
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2008
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This Atlas underscores the importance of developing, harnessing and sharing technologies that help provide deeper understanding of the dynamics of the changes. The words and pictures within these page .....
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Africa's lakes: Atlas of our changing environment
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2006
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Water is vital for our survival. Africa is the second largest and the second most populous continent after Asia. It is endowed with both natural and artificial lakes and is home to some of the largest .....
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Planet in peril: Atlas of current threats to people and the environment
Author
UNEP; GRID-Arendal
Date
2006
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This Atlas illustrates through texts and beautifully rendered maps, graphics and diagrams a holistic and well-researched analysis of today’s global issues and their impact on human population and th .....
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One planet many people: atlas of our changing environment
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2005
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This publication underscores the importance of developing, harnessing and sharing technologies that help provide deeper understanding of the dynamics of environmental change. The words and pictures wi .....
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World atlas of great apes and their conservation
Author
UNEP; WCMC
Date
2005
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This atlas provides a comprehensive overview of what is currently known about all six species of great apes - chimpanzee, bonobo, Sumatran orangutan, Bornean orangutan, eastern gorilla, and western go .....
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Atlas of international freshwater agreements
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2002
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Water is one of the most widely shared resources on the planet, and the most vital for human survival after oxygen. It has a capacity to unite people that share a source of water, or to incite conflic .....
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Eastern African Atlas of coastal resources
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2001
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The eastern African region is comprised of Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles and Reunion (France) whose coasts are washed by the waters of the western pa .....
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