Impact Tracking Database - Ritika Jain - 31/01/2018

Informative Title/Headline (English only) : 
Brazil: Creation of Brazilian Platform for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (BPBES)
Language(s) of Evidence of Impact: 
Description of Impact(s) (English Only): 
BPBES seeks to place the issues of conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity and ecosystem services at the heart of the Brazil's development model. They aim to produce syntheses of the best available knowledge by academic science and traditional knowledge on Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and their relations with human well-being. BPBES is composed of a core team with 30 researchers. In 2016, BPBES produced a document: 'Contributions to the Inter-Sectoral Dialogue: Building the Brazilian Diagnosis on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services'
Type(s) of Impact(s) Generated (English Only: 
New/changed network
Relevant IPBES element(s): 
Conceptual Framework
Source: 
Website
Scale of Impact: 
National
Region of Impact: 
Americas
Country/Countries of Impact: 
Submitted by
Salutation: 
Ms.
First Name: 
Ritika
Last name: 
Jain
IPBES Role (If Any): 
Other
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