The MAB programme is composed of regional and subregional networks, as well as ecosystem-specific networks, which are crucial in promoting co-operation and the exchange of information and experience between biosphere reserves in different countries.
Those networks comprise five regions around the world and two inter-regional networks:
- Latin America and the Caribbean
- Europe and North America
- Asia and the Pacific
- Arab States
Ecosystem and theme-specific networks provide valuable insights into sustainable development models and climate change mitigation and adaptation possibilities. They include networks and research, capacity building and educational collaborations on: