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A blueprint for ocean and coastal sustainability

An inter-agency paper towards the preparation of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20)


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Geneva
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2011
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The Blueprint provides an overview of the threats faced by the oceans, including unsustainable use, deforestation of mangroves, disappearance of coral reefs, ocean acidification and climate change. It further highlights the role of oceans in regulating the climate, contributing to food security and sustaining livelihoods.

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English
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