The summit took place just under 80 days before the start of the UN Copenhagen conference. The Secretary-General of the United Nations Mr. Ban Ki-moon stressed: “Climate change is the pre-eminent geopolitical and economic issue of the 21st century” and “We will pay an unacceptable price if we do not act now” [UN]. BioModel comments: these messages are complitely in line with assessments of climate change impact on biodiversity, was performed by our BioModel team.
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Administrations of protected areas lost opportunities to sustain protected areas.