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Experts are invited to participate in the external review of the four IPBES regional assessments of biodiversity and ecosystem services (for Africa, the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe and Centra

Media release about new expert article published in Ecology Letters building on the IPBES Assessment on Pollinators, Pollination and Food Production

The keynote message at the opening of the 5th IPBES Plenary session highlighted the complex links between action on climate change and protection of biodiversity.