In December 2013, the IPBES Plenary decided a work programme for IPBES and agreed on a budget, and 2014 is therefore the year in which the work will really start.
Jerry Harrison gave an update on the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) on 3 October at UNEP-WCMC.
A key topic of discussion when IPBES – the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services – meets for its first plenary meeting in Bonn between the 21st and 26th J
IPBES – the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services - is the result of half a decade of intergovernmental discussion and negotiation.
Planned adaptation to climate change may be achieved in many different ways. One approach is ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation.
International negotiations aimed at reducing emissions from tropical forest deforestation and degradation (REDD+) through carbon trading are gathering momentum, with numerous pilot projects around
Understanding the social and economic factors driving land use change in sub‐Saharan West African wintering areas
Policies to reduce carbon emissions from deforestation and degradation (REDD+) are becoming increasingly important as a mechanism to protect tropical forests. International negotiations have resul
Biodiversity indicators are easier to understand, communicate and act upon when linked together in a set that connects policies to outcomes.
‘Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation’ (REDD+) has become an important part of international climate change policy. It is designed to create incentives for developing count