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Biological diversity
Marine and Freshwater
Land and Agriculture
Environmental Governance


The ecosystem approach is a strategy for the integrated management of land, water and living resources that promotes conservation and sustainable use in an equitable way. (...) It is based on the application of appropriate scientific methodologies focused on levels of biological organization which encompass the essential processes, functions and interactions among organisms and their environment. It recognizes that humans, with their cultural diversity, are an integral component of ecosystems. (Source: CBD)

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approche écosystémique
экосистемный подход
enfoque ecosistémico
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نهج النظام الإيكولوجي

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