Posted by: APO | 15 April 2016

New UN Web Tool Demonstrates Climate Benefits of Protecting Apes

A new web-based tool, launched in Liberia’s capital Wednesday, shows how protecting great apes in Africa and Asia can help countries fight climate change. The online app superimposes maps of great ape ranges and of forest carbon stocks, allowing policymakers to better identify conservation priority areas. The tool was launched by the Great Apes Survival Partnership (GRASP) and the United Nations Collaborative… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/new-un-web-tool-demonstrates-climate-benefits-of-protecting-apes?lang=en


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