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Programme on Man and the Biosphere (MAB)

Programme on Man and the Biosphere (MAB)

regional meeting on integrated ecological research and training needs in North East Africa and in the Near and Middle East, with emphasis on the ecological effects of irrigation derived from large river basins, Alexandria, 24-27 February, 1976 : final report

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Published in [ ] : Unesco, 1978 .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementorganized jointly by Unesco and UNEP.
SeriesMAB report series ; no. 40
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 83/4726 (T)
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p. ; 30 cm.
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4766191M
LC Control Number78113663

The biosphere (from Greek βίος bíos "life" and σφαῖρα sphaira "sphere"), also known as the ecosphere (from Greek οἶκος oîkos "environment" and σφαῖρα), is the worldwide sum of all can also be termed the zone of life on Earth, a closed system (apart from solar and cosmic radiation and heat from the interior of the Earth), and largely self-regulating. The 14 biosphere reserves in Germany are part of a world network of areas in the UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Programme (MAB). Founded in the s to research the relationship between man and the environment, biosphere reserves have been developed into model regions for sustainable development since the Rio Conference.

MAB --Man and the Biosphere. ¾. UNESCO ’s. Programme on Man and the Biosphere (MAB) develops the basis, within the natural and the social sciences, for the sustainable use and conservation of biological diversity, and for the improvement of the relationship between people and their environment globally. Title. Biosphere Reserves, Compilation 4, October programme on man and the biosphere (MAB) By. Type. Book Material. Published material.

  A New Roadmap for the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme and its World Network of Biosphere Reserves including: MAB Strategy () Lima Action Plan () Lima Declaration. From the introduction: The 4th World Congress of Biosphere Reserves took place from March in Lima, Peru. "'Biosphere reserve' is an international designation made by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural organisation (Unesco) on the basis of nominations submitted by the more than countries participating in its Man and the Biosphere Programme (MAB).


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