• The global environment and the European Union
  • The Convention on biological diversity
  • The Framework Convention on climate change and its Kyoto Protocol
  • The Convention to combat desertification
  • Examples of international co-operation around the world (geographical map)
  • Examples of biodiversity projects
  • Central Africa > The ECOFAC Programme in Central Africa
  • China > Promoting conservation in a u0091mega-diverseu0092 country
  • Latin America > Biodiversity and job creation in the upper Amazon
  • The Pacific > Restoring and protecting the worldu0092s coral reefs
  • Africa and Asia > Monitoring the Illegal Killing of Elephants u0096 MIKE
  • Latin America > Harvesting a natural resource without harming the environment
  • Asia > Building a community-based wildlife reserve in Thailand
  • Latin America > Protecting a unique culture and ecosystem
  • Examples of climate change projects
  • Africa and Asia > Developing capacities to cope with climate change
  • Latin America > Supporting European-South American networking on climate research
  • West Africa > Supporting clean and renewable energy
  • Russia > Giving institutional support to Kyoto Protocol implementation
  • Africa and Asia > Supporting partnerships for adaptation to climate change
  • Brazil, China, India, South Africa > Building and strengthening institutional capacity in emerging economies
  • West Africa > Supporting research into the African Monsoon
  • Examples of desertification projects
  • West Africa > The fight against desertification in Mali
  • Latin America > The Rio Hurtado u0091civil agendau0092 on poverty and desertification
  • West Africa > A transnational initiative to save a unique ecosystem
  • North Africa > Greening the desert lands of the Maghreb
  • East Africa > Finding profitable outlets for pastoralists
  • West Africa > Mobilising resources for monitoring desertification
  • Conclusion