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Home > ‘Biodiversity in Questions’ Wallcharts (!998) - Updated: 08-01-2003 2:27 pm
Set of 12 wallcharts, prepared by UNESCO in English and French, grouped in three sections: Definition of biodiversity; The importance of biodiversity; Managing biodiversity.  
Topics addressed in individual wallcharts include the following: Where does biodiversity begin? How has biodiversity evolved? Does biodiversity have a common basis? What is the scope of biodiversity? What is the role of marine biodiversity? Where do genetic resources come from? Biotechnologies, for better or worse? Biodiversity, a challenge for economics? Culture and sustainable development; Biodiversity and sustainable development; Management of a river basin.

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