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Climate change adaptation in small island developing states

A wide ranging, comprehensive, and multi-disciplinary study, this is the first book that focuses on the challenges posed by climate change impacts on the all small island developing states, not just those in a specific region. As the global effects of climate change become increasingly evident an

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2018
IUCN Grey Literature

El futuro ancestral : la adaptación basada en ecosistemas

Este es el documento final del proceso de sistematización del proyecto “Adaptación basada en Ecosistemas de Montaña” (EbA Montaña). El interés del equipo era mostrar el impacto logrado y las lecciones aprendidas con la implementación de las diferentes actividades.

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2016
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Pacific islands meteorological services in action : a compendium of climate services case studies

In a large, diverse region like the Pacific, clear and concise communication of both successes and lessons learned is vital for further effective development.

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2016
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Mareas cambiantes : metodología para la planificación de adaptación climática en áreas marinas y costeras protegidas (CAMPA)

Climate change poses serious threats to many coastal and marine systems, including those being managed as protected areas.

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2016
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Changement de marées. Méthodologie d’Adaptation au Changement Climatique pour les Aires Protégées (CAMPA): côtières et marines

Climate change poses serious threats to many coastal and marine systems, including those being managed as protected areas.

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2016
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Changing tides. Climate Adaptation Methodology for Protected Areas (CAMPA) : coastal and marine

Climate change poses serious threats to many coastal and marine systems, including those being managed as protected areas.

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2016
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Ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction and adaptation in practice

This book is a compilation of recent developments in the field of ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction and climate change adaption (Eco-DRR/CCA) globally.

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2016
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Adapting to climate change

The world’s climate is changing rapidly and protected areas are an increasingly important component of national and international climate change adaptation strategies.

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2016
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Marine protected areas and climate change

The ocean is a major player in the regulation of the world’s climate system. The purpose of the report is to provide information to underpin the outcomes of COP21 and in particular to demonstrate the importance of the role of MPAs in climate change adaptation and mitigation.

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2016
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Collaboration for resilience

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2016
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Water in drylands

This study presents some lessons from a selection of IUCN interventions in dryland areas that have adapted to a greater or lesser extent to the conditions of drylands, notably focusing on water management to deal with scarcity and variability.

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2016
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Cost and benefits of ecosystem based adaptation

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2016
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Making the case for ecosystem-based adaptation

The objective of this publication is to present lessons learned throughout the process of ‘making the case for ecosystem-based adaptation (EbA) ’ to government and other stakeholders, encouraging them to include EbA approaches in broader adaptation strategies, and to bring about the required shif

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2015
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Adaptándose en los páramos

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2015
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Community based ecosystem conservation and adaptation in ecologically critical areas of Bangladesh

The production and publication of this book is intended to capture the successes and lessons learnt from the CBA-ECA project and to document the impacts of the Ecologically Critical Areas (ECA) management initiatives, key lessons and impacts, challenges faced and future direction for wise-use man

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2015
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Climate change vulnerability of drinking water supply infrastructure in coastal areas of Bangladesh

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2015
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Our world and us

The world we live in is changing, and so are our societies. Some transformations we can observe and experience every day. Others, such as the aging of our societies and global warming, might appear far removed from our everyday life. Yet these developments will have profound consequences for us.

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2015
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Climate 2020 : facing the future

Released at the opening of the Bonn Climate Change Conference on 1 June, Climate 2020 builds on two prior reports by UNA-UK.

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2015
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Synergies between climate mitigation and adaptation in forest landscape restoration

This study entailed extensive literature review of linkages between adaptation and mitigation at the global policy level, through analysis of relevant policies and protocols in the context of climate change in general and forest landscape restoration (FLR) in particular.

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2015
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L'adaptation fondée sur les ecosystèmes : arguments economiques pour promouvoir les solutions fondées sur la nature en réponse au changement climatique

L'adaptation basée sur les ecosystèmes (AbE) intègre la biodiversité et les services écosystémiques dans un stratégie d'adaptation au changement climatique.

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2015
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Ecosystem based adaptation : knowledge gaps in making an economic case for investing in nature based solutions for climate change

Ecosystem-based adaptation (Eba) uses biodiversity and ecosystem services as part of a larger adaptation strategy to climate change.

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2015
IUCN Grey Literature

Nature based solutions for human resilience

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2014
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Stewards rising : improving community resilience through nature-based solutions

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2014
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Think nature : improving community resilience through nature-based solutions

This book documents the "Implementing a Resilience Framework to Support Climate Change Adaptation in the Mt. Elgon Region of the Lake Victoria Basin" project, which was funded by USAID and implemented by the IUCN Uganda Office. 

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2014
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Framing ecosystem-based adaptation to climate change : applicability in the coast of Bangladesh

The recent increase in exposure to natural hazards among the communities of Bangladesh is linked to the new generation of threats posed by climate variability and change resulting from anthropogenic activity.

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2014
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Las montañas como torres de agua del mundo : protegiendo el agua y los servicios ecosistémicos de montaña ante el cambio climático : informe de política

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2014
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Our global water towers : ensuring ecosystem services from mountains under climate change : policy brief

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2014
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Safe havens : protected areas for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation

This publication presents 18 case studies to demonstrate how Protected Areas (PAs) can be better managed for disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA).

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2014
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Transboundary water governance : adaptation to climate change

Management of transboundary waters in increasingly becoming more challenging, and climate change is likely to exacerbate these pressures. Not least because climate change is a global issue, adaptation will require an international response.

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2014
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Sabiduría y adaptación : el valor del conocimiento tradicional para la adaptación al cambio climático en América del Sur

<p>La publicación recopila reflexiones y análisis de distintos autores, sobre la propuesta que hacen UICN y varias de sus organizaciones miembro sobre la necesidad y la importancia de reconocer el valor que tiene el conocimiento tradicional para la adaptación al cambio climático.

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2014
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Biodiversity resource inventory : ecosystem assessment of Bhadaure Tamagi VDC, Kaski

This report provides the findings of biodiversity resource inventory of Bhadaure Tamagi VDC of Kaski district of Western Nepal, with clear mapping of all important ecosystems, including forest, agriculture, wetland and bodies of water.

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2013
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Managing forests as complex adaptive systems : building resilience to the challenge of global change

This book links the emerging concepts of complexity, complex adaptive system (CAS) and resilience to forest ecology and management. It explores how these concepts can be applied in various forest biomes of the world with their different ecological, economic and social settings, and history.

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2013
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Building resilience to disasters through partnerships : lessons from the Hyogo Framework for Action

The paper outlines the modus operandi of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction partnership in working with and empowering stakeholders to build partnerships and political legitimacy for international agreements in the context of disaster risk reduction.

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2013
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Forest management and climate change

This document was written to facilitate the preparation of the guidelines that FAO is preparing to assist forest managers to understand, assess and implement climate change mitigation and adaptation measures.

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2012
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Disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the Pacific : an institutional and policy analysis

The objective of this study is to provide an analysis of the current level of integration of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the region, with an emphasis on the policy and institutional environment.

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2012
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Climate change adaptation policies in the framework of sustainable environmental management : an emphasis on countries in transition

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2011
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Informe global de la corrupción : cambio climático

El libro ofrece análisis esenciales que ayudarán a los responsables de la adopción de políticas, profesionales y otros actores relevantes a comprender los riesgos y desarrollar respuestas efectivas en un momento crítico, en el cual se están sentando las bases de la arquitectura de la gobernabilid

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2011
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Le rapport mondial sur la corruption : le changement climatique

Cet ouvrage fournit une analyse essentielle pour aider les responsables politiques, les professionnels et les autres parties prenantes à comprendre les risques et concevoir des solutions efficaces à un moment critique où l’architecture principale de la gouvernance climatique mondiale est en cours

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2011
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Global corruption report : climate change

This book provides essential analysis to help policy-makers, practitioners and other stakeholders understand risks and develop effective responses at a critical moment when the main architecture for climate governance is being developed.

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2011
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Ecological effects of marine managed areas

Scientists used a network of interdisciplinary studies to investigate the ecological effects of marine managed areas (MMAs) dispersed widely across the tropics.

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2011
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Assuring food security in developing countries under the challenges of climate change : key trade and development issues of a fundamental transformation of agriculture

For a large number of developing countries, agriculture remains the single most important sector. Climate change has the potential to damage irreversibly the natural resource base on which agriculture depends, with grave consequences for food security.

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2011
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Adapting to climate change : UNDP-GEF initiatives financed by the Least Developed Countries Fund, Special Climate Change Fund and Strategic Priority on Adaptation

This report is a comprehensive overview of country-led efforts on climate change adaptation supported by the UNDP-GEF partnership with financing from the GEF-managed LDCF, SCCF and SPA funds.

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2011
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Des choix pragmatiques face à une vérité qui dérange : approches écosystémiques pour faire face au changement climatique

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2010
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Convenient solutions to an inconvenient truth : ecosystem-based approaches to climate change

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2010
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Living with the sea : local efforts buffer effects of global change

This document draws on marine managed area (MMA) experiences worldwide by synthesizing results from over 25 natural science studies conducted over the past five years in 18 tropical countries in 48 MMAs.

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2010
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Protecting development gains : reducing disaster vulnerability and building resilience in Asia and the Pacific

The 2010 Asia-Pacific Disaster Report (APDR) is the first biennial report of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction for Asia and the Pacific (UNISDR AP) office.

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2010
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Climate risks and adaptation in Asian coastal megacities : a synthesis report

The report Climate Risks and Adaptation in Asian Coastal Megacities warns that Asia’s coastal megacities will flood more often, on a larger scale, and affect millions more people, if current climate change trends continue.

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2010
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Climate change adaptation in developing countries : issues and perspectives for economic analysis

This paper is intended to provide some guidance to the policy-oriented researchers’ work on valuing climate change adaptation in developing countries.

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2010
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Closing the gaps : disaster risk reduction and adaptation to climate change in developing countries

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2009
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Climate change in the African drylands : options and opportunities for adaptation and mitigation

This paper highlights the climate change mitigation potential of the African drylands and lays out various paths towards adaptation which should be supported to reduce the vulnerability of dryland populations and increase their food security.

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2009

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