Africa: Atlas of Our Changing Environment Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Africa: Atlas of Our Changing Environment

Creator

  • Author: United Nations Environment Programme
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: Nairobi, Kenya

Publisher

  • Name: United Nations Environment Programme
    Place of Publication: Nairobi, Kenya

Date

  • Creation: 2008

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This comprehensive atlas provides data, satellite imagery, and analysis of the environmental conditions and issues relevant to each African country, and several surrounding island nations. The atlas also covers trans-border international issues in Africa.
  • Physical Description: xviii, 374 p. : col. ill., col. maps

Subject

  • Keyword: land cover change
  • Keyword: land use
  • Keyword: wetlands
  • Keyword: water issues
  • Keyword: desertification
  • Keyword: biodiversity
  • Keyword: Serengeti
  • Keyword: Maasai Mara
  • Keyword: sanitation
  • Keyword: forests
  • Keyword: air quality
  • Keyword: pollution
  • Keyword: erosion
  • Keyword: ecosystems
  • Keyword: Western Sahara
  • Keyword: Côte d'Ivoire

Coverage

  • Place Name: Madagascar
  • Place Name: Malawi
  • Place Name: Mali
  • Place Name: Mauritania
  • Place Name: Mauritius
  • Place Name: Morocco
  • Place Name: Mozambique
  • Place Name: Namibia
  • Place Name: Niger
  • Place Name: Nigeria
  • Place Name: Rwanda
  • Place Name: Sao Tome and Principe
  • Place Name: Senegal
  • Place Name: Seychelles
  • Place Name: Sierra Leone
  • Place Name: Somalia
  • Place Name: South Africa
  • Place Name: Sudan
  • Place Name: Swaziland
  • Place Name: Tanzania
  • Place Name: Togo
  • Place Name: Tunisia
  • Place Name: Uganda
  • Place Name: Morocco
  • Place Name: Zambia
  • Place Name: Zimbabwe
  • Place Name: Algeria
  • Place Name: Angola
  • Place Name: Benin
  • Place Name: Botswana
  • Place Name: Burkina Faso
  • Place Name: Burundi
  • Place Name: Cameroon
  • Place Name: Cape Verde
  • Place Name: Central African Republic
  • Place Name: Chad
  • Place Name: Comoros
  • Place Name: Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Place Name: Cote d'Ivoire
  • Place Name: Djibouti
  • Place Name: Egypt
  • Place Name: Equatorial Guinea
  • Place Name: Eritrea
  • Place Name: Ethiopia
  • Place Name: Gabon
  • Place Name: Gambia
  • Place Name: Ghana
  • Place Name: Guinea
  • Place Name: Guinea-Bissau
  • Place Name: Kenya
  • Place Name: Lesotho
  • Place Name: Liberia
  • Place Name: Libya

Collection

  • Name: Environmental Policy Collection
    Code: ESDC

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Resource Type

  • Text

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • URL: http://www.unep.org/dewa/Africa/AfricaAtlas/PDF/en/Africa_Atlas_Full_en.pdf
  • ISBN: 978-92-807-2871-2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc28500

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