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Articles et Livres
décembre 2018
Mélanésie
Micronésie (région)
Polynésie
Asie

The objective of the Intergovernmental Science Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services is to provide Governments, the private sector, and civil society with scientifically credible and independent up-to-date assessments of available knowledge to make informed decisions at the local, regional and international levels.

Unpacking the Pacific Urban Agenda: Resilience Challenges and Opportunities cover image
Publication évaluée par des pairs
octobre 2017
Mélanésie
Micronésie (région)
Micronésie
Polynésie
Polynésie française

Pacific Island Countries (PICs) are often cited as being the most vulnerable to the future impacts of a changing climate. Furthermore, being located in the ‘Pacific Rim of Fire’, PICs have long been exposed to the impacts of a range of natural and climate-related extreme events—such as earthquakes and cyclones—and are considered to be amongst the most vulnerable countries to natural disasters.

Articles et Livres
décembre 2014
Îles Salomon
Mélanésie

Understanding the local socioeconomic context is important for the design of appropriate conservation initiatives and associated monitoring strategies, especially in areas with high degrees of inequality, to ensure conservation interventions do not inadvertently further disadvantage vulnerable people.

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