Urban Development, Biodiversity and Ecosystems

GREEN TOOLBOX - NOVEMBER 2016

Publikationsdatum:
2016-12-16
Språk:
Engelska
Beskrivning:
Biodiversity and ecosystem services are a crucial part of sustainable urban development. They contribute to resilience against disasters, regulate temperature, improve food and water security, absorb pollution, contribute to livelihoods and addressing poverty. The strong linkages between urban quality of life and how cities use and manage natural resources becomes essential in having integrated approach es to sustainable urban development.

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