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Towards a common international classification for ecosystem services

The European Environment Agency has launched a consultation towards a common international classification for ecosystem services (CICES), notably for the development of integrated economic and environmental accounting.  In this context, a working group composed of around 30 international experts met for a second time in Copenhagen from the 2nd to the 4th of December. An […]



What place for Biodiversity in our urban areas? Bonn’s approach to “urban nature”

From 19 to 30 May 2008 Bonn will host the 9th Ordinary Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity. The commendable efforts made by the city to take biodiversity into account in its urban planning will clearly need to be showcased during this important event. Situated in the Rhine […]