| | english | español | français |
Go to record ID

  Home|Finding Information|Record details   Printer-friendly version

Biosafety Information Resource
Record information and status
Record ID
104830
Status
Published
Date of creation
2013-04-05 19:52 UTC (andrew.bowers@cbd.int)
Date of last update
2013-04-05 19:52 UTC (andrew.bowers@cbd.int)

General Information
Title
The Youth Guide to Biodiversity (1st edition)
Author
David Ainsworth, Nadine Azzu, Dominique Bikaba, Daniel J. Bisaccio, Kate Buchanan Zeynep, Bilgi Bulus, David Coates, Jennifer Corriero, Carlos L. de la Rosa, Amanda Dobson, Maria Vinje Dodson, Cary Fowler, Christine Gibb, Jacquie Grekin, Caroline Hattam, Terence Hay‑Edie, Saadia Iqbal, Leslie Ann Jose‑Castillo, Marie Aminata Khan, Conor Kretsch, Ping‑Ya Lee, Charlotte Lusty, Michael Leveille, Claudia Lewis, Ulrika Nilsson, Kieran Noonan‑Mooney, Kathryn Pintus, Neil Pratt, Ruth Raymond, John Scott, Reuben Sessa Junko Shimura, Ariela Summit, Giulia Tiddens, Tamara Van ‘t Wout Jaime Webbe, Christine Gibb, Neil Pratt, Reuben Sessa (editors)
Author’s contact information
Youth & United Nations Global Alliance
http://www.yunga.org

Dr Reuben Sessa
Natural Resources Division (NRD)
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00153 Rome, Italy
+39 06 57053369 (Fax)
yunga@fao.org
Organization(s) involved in the publication of this resource
Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) - Biotechnology
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
Rome
Italy, 00100
Phone:+39 06 5 7051
Fax:+39 06 5705 3152
Email:biotech-website@fao.org
Url:Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) - Biotechnology
Language(s)
  • English
Publication date
2013
Subject
Summary, abstract or table of contents
Table of Contents:

1. What is Biodiversity?
2. How are People Affecting Biodiversity?
3. Genes and Genetic Diversity
4. Species: the Cornerstone of Biodiversity
5 Ecosystems and Ecosystem Services
6. Terrestrial Biodiversity - Land Ahoy!
7. Freshwater Biodiversity
8. The Riches of the Sea
9. In Farmers' Fields: Biodiversity and Agriculture
10. Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Development
11. Biodiversity and People
12. Biodiversity and Actions for Change
13. Biodiversity and You
Thematic areas
  • Public awareness, education and participation
    • Biosafety education
Additional Information
Type of resource
  • Book / Book chapter
Identifier
ISBN 978-92-5-107445-9
Publisher and its location
Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO), Rome
Rights
© FAO 2013
Format
260 page PDF file
Keywords and any other relevant information
A United Nations Decade on Biodiversity product.

This document has been financed by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, Sida. Sida does not necessarily share the views expressed in this material. Responsibility of its contents rests entirely with the authors.
Access to the resource

   
   
Rate this page  - 38 people have rated this page  
United Nations Environment Programme United Nations