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Protected Areas and Biodiversity

An Overview of Key Issues

  • Author: UNEP
  • Publication date: August 2004
  • Page count: 52
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 04.III.D.16

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This publication synthesizes key aspects in the development of protected areas, the level of international commitment and the relationship of protected areas to sustainable development, and reviews critical issues related to their effectiveness. It has been compiled by the Secretariat of the CBD and UNEP-WCMC as input to the Seventh Meeting of the Conference of the Parties.