Impact Tracking Database - Patrick Tonissen - 05/10/2018

Informative Title/Headline (English only) : 
Ramsar Global Wetland Outlook Builds on IPBES Land Degradation and Restoration Assessment
Language(s) of Evidence of Impact: 
Description of Impact(s) (English Only): 
The Ramsar Global Wetland Outlook: State of the world’s wetlands and their services to people (2018) builds on the Land Degradation and Restoration Assessment (IPBES 2018), alongside the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MEA 2005), the Global Biodiversity Outlook (Convention on Biological Diversity 2014), Global Land Outlook (UNCCD 2017), and The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (Russi et al. 2013) to develop an assessment specific for wetlands. Additionally the conceptual framework of IPBES in the valuation of wetlands and the contributions of indigenous and local knowledge systems are also cited.
Type(s) of Impact(s) Generated (English Only: 
New/changed research project
Relevant IPBES element(s): 
Conceptual Framework
Nature’s Contributions to People (NCP)
Source: 
Website
Date/range of ‘Implementation': 
September, 2018
Scale of Impact: 
Organizational
Supporting Document(s): 
Submitted by
First Name: 
Patrick
Last name: 
Tonissen
Institution: 
IPBES
Position/Title: 
Intern
IPBES Role (If Any): 
Secretariat: Bonn
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