This report demonstrates how climate change and biodiversity are inextricably linked and how investments in the restoration and conservation of our planet’s ecosystems, valued at several trillion dollars, can play a major role in combating climate change. The Climate Issues Update also helped draw attention to climate change’s devastating impact on coral reefs.
Suggested citation: TEEB (2009). TEEB Climate Issues Update. The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB): Geneva.