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Protecting Arctic Biodiversity

Protecting Arctic Biodiversity

An in-depth review of existing multilateral environmental agreements and their role for the Arctic environment, including treaties such as the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). The report covers selected case studies on such topics as climate change, polar bears, seals and an ecosystem approach. Nordpil worked with the editors to prepare maps for the report, including adapting existing graphics from the UNEP/GRID-Arendal graphics library. The publication is available on the UNEP/GRID-Arendal website, and graphics from the report have been published at maps.grida.no.