Provides the step-by-step process of assessing the values of ecosystem services to society, and developing mechanisms for integrating this value into development plans and resource sectors. Case studies are provided to help illustrate the process. It will take you approximately 45 minutes to complete this lesson.
Examines a range of valuation tools and methods, and the different circumstances in which each tool can best be applied. This topic begins by providing a summary of the most frequently applied methods for assessing the economic values of biodiversity and ecosystem services, and then continues with a selection of examples of how these methods have been applied in the economic valuation of various types of ecosystem services around the world. It will take you approximately 45 minutes to complete this lesson.
Provides an overview of the consequences and causes of biodiversity loss, a description of the range of ecosystem services that nature provides, and an introduction to the concept of economic valuation of biodiversity and ecosystem services. It will take you approximately 45 minutes to complete this lesson.
Covers aspects related to the Programme of Work on Protected Areas (PoWPA) implementation, including forming a multi-stakeholder advisory committee, and developing a strategic master plan. It will take you approximately 2-3 hours to complete this course.
Shows how the CBD Programme of Work on Protected Areas applies in a marine environment, and enables protected area planners to increase marine protection, improve the marine protected area network, and reduce threats to the marine environment. This module forms part of the curriculum of the Programme of Work on Protected Areas (PoWPA Goal 4.3). It will take you approximately 2 hours to complete this course.
UNDP's Global Programme on Nature for Development is excited to announce the launch of the Learning for Nature platform: learningfornature.org.
Un grand merci à tous ceux qui se sont joints à nous pour le troisième et dernier webinaire technique sur le UN Biodiversity Lab ! Les story maps sont un outil simple mais puissant pour informer, engager et inspirer votre public cible.
¡Muchas gracias a todos los que nos acompañaron en el tercer y último seminario técnico en línea sobre el UN Biodiversity Lab!
A warm thanks to all those who joined us for the third and final technical webinar on the UN Biodiversity Lab! Story maps are a simple, yet powerful tool to inform, engage, and inspire your target audience.