Catherine Numa, IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation
Catherine Numa, PhD, is the coordinator of the Mediterranean Species Programme at the IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation. She coordinates two initiatives, the “Mediterranean Biodiversity Assessment” and the “Development of strategic conservation plans for threatened species”.
In this capsule, Ms Catherine Numa (IUCN) explain us what biodiversity is, why it is important, how we are losing it, and what we can do for preserving it.
- In Defense of Biodiversity: Why Protecting Species from Extinction Matters, Carl Safina (2018)