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Biological diversity
Land and Agriculture

Definition(s)

A community of organisms and their physical environment interacting as an ecological unit. (Source: GEMET/LBC)
A dynamic complex of plant, animal and micro-organism communities and their non-living environment interacting as a functional unit. (Source: CBD, Article 2)

In other languages

French
écosystème
Russian
экосистема
Spanish
ecosistemas
Chinese, Simplified
生态系统
Arabic
النظام الإيكولوجي

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with ecosystem

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with ecosystem. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Convention on Biological Diversity
Convention on Migratory Species
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
Kyoto Protocol
Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution
Noumea Convention
Cartagena Convention
Carpathian Convention

Multimedia

United Nations Decade on Biodiversity