|Type of Structure:||program|
|Parent Organisations:||FutureEarth, DIVERSITAS|
|Duration :||2005 to present|
|Contact Address:||no office contact defined|
General information and objectivesFocus 1: Assessing current biodiversity
In order to advance the state of knowledge of biodiversity, it is important to develop, validate and integrate new approaches
Focus 2: Monitoring biodiversity change
There is an urgent need to build a cost-effective and scientifically robust observation system to monitor change and quantify the impacts of pressures acting on biodiversity.
Focus 3: Understanding and predicting biodiversity change
As a means of examining the anthropogenic drivers of biodiversity change, theoretical, experimental and empirical knowledge is needed of ecological and evolutionary processes related to biodiversity.
Last update: 2/18/15
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2020)