Biodiversity & World-Views

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Biodiversity & World-Views

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  2. 9. The resources that so many of us take for granted are the result of the intricate interactions of the millions of species that make up Earth’s biodiversity. Ahmed Djoghlaf, Executive Secretary Convention on Biological Diversity United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  3. 10. Bio-Geo-Chemical Processes
  4. 11. Balance
  5. 12. Times Square - NYC
  6. 16. <ul><li>Massive Loss of Biodiversity </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental Malfunction </li></ul><ul><li>Extinctions, Erosion, Flood, Fire </li></ul><ul><li>Displacement of Rural Peoples </li></ul><ul><li>Migration to Urban Ghettos </li></ul><ul><li>Overcrowding, Poverty, Crime, Disease </li></ul><ul><li>Abuse of Minorities/Women/Children </li></ul><ul><li>Human and Environmental Cost </li></ul><ul><li>Before even considering Climate Change </li></ul>
  7. 19. Times Square - NYC
  8. 35. The resources that so many of us take for granted are the result of the intricate interactions of the millions of species that make up Earth’s biodiversity. Ahmed Djoghlaf, Executive Secretary Convention on Biological Diversity United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  9. 36. Bio-Geo-Chemical Processes
  10. 37. Balance
  11. 38. Times Square - NYC
  12. 45. <ul><li>Massive loss of Biodiversity </li></ul><ul><li>Extinctions , Pollution </li></ul><ul><li>Displacement of Rural Peoples </li></ul><ul><li>Migration to Urban Ghettos </li></ul><ul><li>Overcrowding, Poverty, Crime, Disease </li></ul><ul><li>Abuse of Minorities/Women/Children </li></ul><ul><li>Regional, National Economic Collapse </li></ul><ul><li>War over Resources </li></ul><ul><li>Human Carnage </li></ul>
  13. 46. Times Square - NYC

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