Ecosystems and Human Well–being: Biodiversity Synthesis.

This report synthesizes finding from the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment's global and sub-global assessments on biodiversity and human well-being. It states that an unprecedented effort would be needed to achieve a significant reduction in the rate of biodiversity loss at all levels by 2010. It argues that if action is not taken to curb the rate of ecosystem damage, peoples health and livelihoods could be under serious threat.