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The Resource Biodiversity and ecosystem insecurity : a planet in peril, edited by Ahmed Djoghlaf and Felix Dodds

Biodiversity and ecosystem insecurity : a planet in peril, edited by Ahmed Djoghlaf and Felix Dodds

Label
Biodiversity and ecosystem insecurity : a planet in peril
Title
Biodiversity and ecosystem insecurity
Title remainder
a planet in peril
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ahmed Djoghlaf and Felix Dodds
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.95/16
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH541.15.B56
LC item number
B5683 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Djoghlaf, Ahmed
  • Dodds, Felix
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biodiversity
  • Endangered ecosystems
  • Climatic changes
  • Biodiversity conservation
Label
Biodiversity and ecosystem insecurity : a planet in peril, edited by Ahmed Djoghlaf and Felix Dodds
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Achim Steiner -- Foreword / Ryu Matsumoto -- Part I Drivers of biodiversity and ecosystem loss. -- What are the drivers causing loss of biodiversity and changes in ecosystem services? / Robert T. Watson and Peter Costigan -- Part II Biodiversity insecurity. -- Biodiversity, peace and security / Ahmed Djoghlaf -- Contributing to resilience / Johan Rockström and Maria Schultz -- Global food crisis: biodiversity to curb the world's food insecurity with a focus on Indonesian experience / Gusti Muhammad Hatta -- Coral reefs / Wolfgang Kiessling and Georg A. Heiss -- Preserving life: halting marine biodiversity loss and establishing networks of marine protected areas in 2010 and beyond / Marjo Vierros, Biliana Cicin-Sain, Salvatore Arico and Christophe Lefebvre -- Forests: thinking and acting outside the box / Jan L. McAlpine -- Part III Climate change biodiversity and ecosystems. -- Climate change means a less habitable planet / Thomas E. Lovejoy -- REDD+ as a potentially viable solution to biodiversity and ecosystem insecurity / Yemi Katerere, Linda Rosengren, Lera Miles and Matea Osti -- Water and biodiversity / Georgia Destouni and Johan Kuylenstierna -- Mitigating climate change through ecological agriculture / Lim Li Ching -- Land degradation and exploitation and its impact on biodiversity and ecosystems / Luc Gnacajda -- Vulnerable states / Jon Hutton -- Permafrost dynamics and global climate change / N. A. Shpolianskaya -- Part IV Governing biodiversity. -- Governance for biodiversity: national plans - the UK experience / Peter Bridgewater with chapeau by Caroline Spelman MP -- Governing biodiversity / Felix Dodds and Richard Sherman -- The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity (TEEB) and its importance for governing biodiversity / Pavan Sukhdev and Christoph Schröter-Schlaack -- Traditional knowledge in global policy-making: conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity / John Scott -- The global environment facility: our catalytic role to sustain biodiversity / Monique Barbut -- Is 'biodiversity' the next 'climate change' business? / Craig Bennet -- A new deal for life / Jean Lemire
Control code
ocn681535109
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 230 p.
Isbn
9781849712194
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010046142
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1420720
  • (OCoLC)681535109
Label
Biodiversity and ecosystem insecurity : a planet in peril, edited by Ahmed Djoghlaf and Felix Dodds
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword / Achim Steiner -- Foreword / Ryu Matsumoto -- Part I Drivers of biodiversity and ecosystem loss. -- What are the drivers causing loss of biodiversity and changes in ecosystem services? / Robert T. Watson and Peter Costigan -- Part II Biodiversity insecurity. -- Biodiversity, peace and security / Ahmed Djoghlaf -- Contributing to resilience / Johan Rockström and Maria Schultz -- Global food crisis: biodiversity to curb the world's food insecurity with a focus on Indonesian experience / Gusti Muhammad Hatta -- Coral reefs / Wolfgang Kiessling and Georg A. Heiss -- Preserving life: halting marine biodiversity loss and establishing networks of marine protected areas in 2010 and beyond / Marjo Vierros, Biliana Cicin-Sain, Salvatore Arico and Christophe Lefebvre -- Forests: thinking and acting outside the box / Jan L. McAlpine -- Part III Climate change biodiversity and ecosystems. -- Climate change means a less habitable planet / Thomas E. Lovejoy -- REDD+ as a potentially viable solution to biodiversity and ecosystem insecurity / Yemi Katerere, Linda Rosengren, Lera Miles and Matea Osti -- Water and biodiversity / Georgia Destouni and Johan Kuylenstierna -- Mitigating climate change through ecological agriculture / Lim Li Ching -- Land degradation and exploitation and its impact on biodiversity and ecosystems / Luc Gnacajda -- Vulnerable states / Jon Hutton -- Permafrost dynamics and global climate change / N. A. Shpolianskaya -- Part IV Governing biodiversity. -- Governance for biodiversity: national plans - the UK experience / Peter Bridgewater with chapeau by Caroline Spelman MP -- Governing biodiversity / Felix Dodds and Richard Sherman -- The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity (TEEB) and its importance for governing biodiversity / Pavan Sukhdev and Christoph Schröter-Schlaack -- Traditional knowledge in global policy-making: conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity / John Scott -- The global environment facility: our catalytic role to sustain biodiversity / Monique Barbut -- Is 'biodiversity' the next 'climate change' business? / Craig Bennet -- A new deal for life / Jean Lemire
Control code
ocn681535109
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxiii, 230 p.
Isbn
9781849712194
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010046142
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1420720
  • (OCoLC)681535109

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