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Search or browse through our library of existing resources on sustainable use and conservation of biodiversity. Entries include scientific articles, reports, policy briefs, webinars, videos, and more. To view a particular resource, click on its name below.

342 results
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People and biodiversity in the 21st century
Jeffrey Sayer , Christopher Margules, Jeffrey A. McNeely
Documents, Online database/library
2021

Fifty years have elapsed since the first publication of Ambio. Throughout this period, fundamental changes have occurred in...

7305
Biodiversity and the livestock sector-Guidelines for quantitative assessment
Documents, Online database/library
2020

The aim of the methodology developed in these guidelines is to introduce a harmonized international approach for assessing the impacts...

7303
HOW THE WORLD’S FOOD SECURITY DEPENDS ON BIODIVERSITY
Documents, Online database/library
2020

As the world population continues to rise, new ways are needed to sustainably increase agricultural production, improve supply chains,...

7302
BIODIVERSITY FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURE AND ECOSYSTEM SERVICES
Dafydd Pilling, Kim-Anh Tempelman, Julie Bélanger
Documents, Online database/library
2020

This study provides a short overview of the contributions that biodiversity for food and agriculture (BFA) makes to the delivery of...

7268
Making Peace with Nature: A scientific blueprint to tackle the climate, biodiversity and...
UNEP
Documents, Online database/library
2021

This report presents a scientific blueprint for how climate change, biodiversity loss and pollution can be tackled jointly within the...

7261
The Potential Role of Social Media in Support of Otter Conservation in the Indian Himalayan...
N Gupta, M Everard, V Tiwari, Ma Chadwick, A Nawab, and Sa...
Documents, Online database/library
2020

Anthropogenic stressors in the Indian Himalayan biodiversity hotspot over recent decades have taken a toll on otter populations. Low...

7260
Opinion: Envisioning a biodiversity science for sustaining human well-being
Kamaljit S. Bawaa, Nandan Nawnc, Ravi Chellamd, Jagdish...
Documents, Online database/library
2020

Contemporary losses of biodiversity, sometimes referred to as the sixth mass extinction, continue to mount (1, 2). A recent assessment...

7039
Climate risk adaptation by smallholder farmers: the roles of trees and agroforestry
Rodel D Lasco, Rafaela Jane P Delfino, Delia C Catacutan et al.
Documents, Online database/library
2014

Smallholder farmers are vulnerable to environmental, climate and weather-related stress, including climate change. There is an increase...

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