UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre
|Full Name||UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre|
|Type of organisation||Intergovernmental Organisation|
|Address||219 Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 0DL UK|
|Organisation Description||UNEP-WCMC is the biodiversity assessment and policy support arm of UNEP, the world’s foremost intergovernmental environmental organisation. The Centre has been in operation for over 25 years, combining scientific research with practical policy advice.
UNEP-WCMC provides objective, scientifically rigorous products and services to help decision makers recognise the vale of biodiversity and apply this knowledge to all that they do. Its core business is locating data about ecosystems and biodiversity, interpreting and analysing that data to provide assessment and policy analysis, and making the results available to both national and international decision makers and businesses.
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Diversity 2010 : Monitoring trends in extent of selected ec...
Diversity II : Inland waters and drylands EO products for...