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Biodiversity as a Valuable Resource for Cities of the Future: Implications & Opportunities for African Cities

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At the recent international biodiversity meetings of the United Nation Convention on Biological Diversity’s COP11 in Hyderabad, India, the ‘Cities and Biodiversity Outlook – Action and Policy’ report was launched to explore and assess links and opportunities between
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Connecting Companies & Ecosystems Services: Planning for Future Risks & Opportunities

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Businesses globally are starting to make the connection between healthy ecosystems and the bottom line and to proactively develop strategies to manage business risks and opportunities linked to corporate dependence, and impacts, on ecosystems.
Many businesses are not fully aware
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The Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleviation (ESPA)

A seven year, £40.5 million interdisciplinary research program to ensure that, in developing countries, ecosystems are being sustainably managed in a way that contributes to poverty reduction as well as inclusive and sustainable growth.
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BIOECON (BIOdiversity and Economics for Conservation )

An interdisciplinary network aiming to advance economic theory and policy for biodiversity conservation.
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