Resources

Showing 1-10 of 8 hits.

World Database on Protected Areas

The World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA) is the most comprehensive global database of marine and terrestrial protected areas and is one of the key global biodiversity datasets being widely used by scientists, businesses, governments, Intern...

  • 2016-04-25
  • White paper

Protected Planet Reports

The Protected Planet Report series helps track international progress towards achieving global biodiversity targets- notably Aichi Biodiversity Target 11 and the Sustainable Development Goals as well as focusing on key aspects relating to prote...

  • 2016-08-16
  • White paper

United Nations List of Protected Areas

The United Nations List of Protected Areas is a compilation of all designated protected areas in the world. There have been fourteen edition since the publication of the first edition in 1961/62. The List, based upon Resolution 173 (XXVII) of t...

  • 2016-08-16
  • White paper

WDPA Manual

The WDPA User Manual provides information and guidance about the data held within the WDPA, including its history, how it is collected, managed and distributed, and how it should be interpreted and used for analyses and research. The Manual has be...

  • 2016-08-16
  • White paper

Official MPA map

In 2010, at the 10th Conference of the Parties to the CBD held in Nagoya, Japan, the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity was adopted. The Strategic Plan for Biodiversity consists of 20 new biodiversity targets for 2020, termed the "Aichi Biodiversi...

  • 2016-08-26
  • White paper

Protected Planet Report 2016

In 2010, the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), adopted the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2010-2020 and its 20 Aichi Biodiversity Targets. It has since been endorsed by multiple Multilateral Environmental Agreements as a...

  • 2016-09-01
  • White paper

Protected Planet National Technical Series: Republic of Korea

The Protected Planet National Technical Series is a new concept under the Protected Planet Report initiative which aims to support decisions on protected area expansion at the national scale by assessing progress towards global biodiversity tar...

  • 2016-09-02
  • White paper

ICCA Data Manual

ICCAs are the territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities. The ICCA Registry and WDPA are two databases that can store information on ICCAs. This manual has been developed to support custodians of ICCAs in providing...

  • 2016-09-02
  • White paper