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Biodiversity and Ecosystem Insecurity: a planet in peril, NOW AVAILABLE

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"Biodiversity and Ecosystem Insecurity: A Planet in Peril" has been produced by Stakeholder Forum. It was edited by Ahmed Djoghlaf and Felix Dodds and includes chapters by: Gusti Muhammad Hatta, Thomas E. Lovejoy, Craig Bennett, Johan Rockstrom, Bob Watson, Achim Steiner, Jan McAlpine and Monique Barbut. The book provides an authoritative and comprehensive assessment of the threats presented to human security and well-being by the loss of ecosystems and biodiversity – recently confirmed as one of the critical 'planetary boundaries' that has already been exceeded.

CIF 2011 Partnership Forum applications reopen

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CIF 2011 Partnership Forum Applications have reopened for developing country representatives from NGOs, Indigenous Peoples and the private sector to attend the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) 2011 Partnership Forum, Cape Town, 24-25 June.

World Resources Institute and Article 19 produce paper on Principle 10 for Stakeholder Forum's SDG2012 programme

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WRI and Article 19 have produced a paper on Principle 10 (Access to Information, Participation and Access to Justice) as an Access Initiative contribution to the discussions on the institutional framework for sustainable development towards Rio+20. This forms one of the series of papers that Stakeholder Forum has commissioned as part of its sdg2012 programme.