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Blue carbon: a tool to mitigate climate change and preserve key marine and coastal ecosystems. Parallel Side Event to the informal negotiation for the Rio+20 Conference
26 Apr 2012 - 26 Apr 2012
6:15 PM - 7:45 PM

New York, UNESCO New York Office, Conference Room 7 in the North Lawn Building

This side event will be the occasion to discuss and present a number innovative tools building on the work of the Blue Carbon Policy Framework. It will in particular address the following:
? the science behind the role of coastal ecosystems as carbon sinks;
? the potential economic value of coastal carbon;
? the immediate policy options to integrate coastal carbon management into climate change mitigation activities; and
? the ongoing international activities on advancing Blue Carbon.

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