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Protected Planet Report 2016

In 2010, the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), adopted the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2010-2020 and its 20 Aichi Biodiversity Targets. It has since been endorsed by multiple Multilateral Environmental Agreements as a gl...

  • 2016-08-22
  • White paper

Frequency of update of the WDPA

To enquire about updating data in the WDPA please contact [email protected]

  • 2016-04-25
  • White paper

Application Programming Interface (API)

In order to ensure easy access to the WDPA, UNEP-WCMC has created an WDPA application programming interface (API), this " Protected Planet API" is the official way of accessing the WDPA for use in websites.

  • 2016-04-26
  • White paper

WDPA Parcel Identifier (WDPA_PID)

In the May 2016 release of the WDPA we have made a change to the structure of the WDPA Parcel ID (WDPA_PID) field in order to harmonise the values used in this field

  • 2016-05-03
  • White paper

Monthly updates

Through collaboration with national and regional agencies, regional and international secretariats, NGOs and other partners the WDPA is updated monthly. The differences between monthly versions can vary significantly therefore it is essential wh...

  • 2016-08-16
  • White paper

Protected Planet Reports

The Protected Planet Report series helps track international progress towards achieving global biodiversity targets- notably Aichi Biodiversity Target 11 and the Sustainable Development Goals as well as focusing on key aspects relating to prote...

  • 2016-08-16
  • White paper