Connecting Biodiversity and Climate Change

The Secretariat has produced a number of documents about biodiversity and climate change adaptation and mitigation in the context of UNFCCC deliberations. These are available below, including a summary of CBD events at UNFCCC COP15. This page also links to recent publications, including those by the CBD.

CBD Secretariat Activities at UNFCCC COP 15

Recent Publications on Climate Change and Biodiversity

  • Connecting Biodiversity and Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation – Report of the Second Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group on Biodiversity and Climate Change (AHTEG). CBD Technical Series No. 41
  • Key messages of the report from the AHTEG are available in UN languages. More »
  • Review of the Literature on the Links between Biodiversity and Climate Change: Impacts, Adaptation and Mitigation. Prepared by the UNEP-World Conservation Monitoring Centre for the AHTEG. CBD Technical Series No. 42
  • Forest Resilience, Biodiversity, and Climate Change. A Synthesis of the Biodiversity/Resilience/Stability Relationship in Forest Ecosystems CBD Technical Series No. 43
  • Scientific Synthesis of the Impacts of Ocean Acidification on Marine Biodiversity CBD Technical Series No. 46

  • More CBD Technical Series »

Other Key Publications