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Climate for Life - Our Planet November 2014

dc.contributor.authorUnited Nations Environment Programme
dc.coverage.spatialGabon
dc.coverage.spatialAustralia
dc.coverage.spatialUnited Arab Emirates
dc.coverage.spatialIndonesia
dc.coverage.spatialPacific countries(SIDS)
dc.coverage.spatialAustralia
dc.coverage.spatialUnited Arab Emirates
dc.coverage.spatialKiribati
dc.coverage.spatialNiger
dc.coverage.spatialMali
dc.coverage.spatialTanzania
dc.date.accessioned2016-10-11T20:11:52Z
dc.date.available2016-10-11T20:11:52Z
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.isbn1013-7394
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11822/9285
dc.descriptionThe interaction between biodiversity, climate change and protected areas are the focus of this issue of Our Planet. Protected areas are important carbon storage facilities, so their maintenance and expansion is a key contributor to mitigating climate change. Protected areas also supply many essentials required to sustain humankind. By protecting biodiversity, we also protect ourselves. In addition to featuring thought-provoking articles from 11 eminent contributors, the issue also highlights work UNEP is undertaking related to climate change mitigation—such as mapping non-timber values of forests in great ape habitat—and showcases recent innovations in environmental conservation. Paul McCartney, former Beatles star, is the environmental champion of this Our Planet
dc.descriptionhere, he discusses his long-held environmental interests and his passionate stance on reducing meat consumption.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.publisherUNEP
dc.rightsPublicen_US
dc.subjectclimate change
dc.subjectbiodiversity
dc.subjectecosystems
dc.subjectprotected areas management
dc.subjectocean
dc.subjectcarbon
dc.subjectdesertification
dc.subjectforestry
dc.subjectsustainable development
dc.subject.classificationClimate Change
dc.subject.classificationEcosystem Management
dc.titleClimate for Life - Our Planet November 2014
dc.typeOur Planet
wd.identifier.old-id11369
wd.identifier.sdgSDG 13 - Climate Action
wd.identifier.sdgiohttp://purl.unep.org/sdg/SDGIO_00000047


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