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Palmiers à huile et biodiversité

L’analyse de situation se concentre principalement sur les palmiers à huile dans le contexte de la conservation de la biodiversité à partir de la littérature publiée avant le 31 janvier 2018, et vise à fournir une alternative constructive pour relever les défis de durabilité rencontrés par l’indu

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2018
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Oil palm and biodiversity

The situation analysis primarily focuses on oil palm in the context of biodiversity conservation based on literature published before 31 January 2018, and aims to provide a constructive pathway to addressing sustainability challenges in the palm oil industry.

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2018
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Global land outlook

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2017
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Guide de sécurisation foncière sur les aménagements hyro-agricoles au Niger

Le Niger compte aujourd’hui 85 aménagements hydro-agricoles (AHA).

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2017
Non IUCN Publication

Pollination services to agriculture

It is only recently that the immense economic value of pollination to agriculture has been appreciated. This book reviews the expanding knowledge base on pollination services, providing evidence to document the status, trends and importance of pollinators to sustainable agricultural production.

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2016
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L'observatoire du droit à l'alimentation et à la nutrition

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2016
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Foreign investment, law and sustainable development : a handbook on agriculture and extractive industries

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2016
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TEEB for agriculture and food interim report

Interim results are presented from five exploratory sector studies (on livestock, rice, agroforestry, inland fisheries and palm oil), while the development of a ‘valuation framework’ provides a common lens for ensuring that the full range of impacts and dependencies can be examined under differen

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2015
Non IUCN Publication

Agro-industrial investments in Cameroon

In recent years, Cameroon has been approached by growing numbers of local and international investors wanting to acquire arable land for large-scale agro-industrial operations. In order to make a realistic assessment of the situation, this study takes a closer look at large-scale land acquisition

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2015
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No net loss and net positive impact approaches to biodiversity : report overview

Leading companies in the primary natural resource sectors are setting more targeted and measureable enviornmental goals, which in regards to biodiversity-related risks, are increasingly framed as "No Net Loss" (NNL) or "Net Positive Impact" (NPI) goals.

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2015
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No net loss and net positive impact approaches to biodiversity

Leading companies in the primary natural resource sectors are setting more targeted and measureable enviornmental goals, which in regards to biodiversity-related risks, are increasingly framed as "No Net Loss" (NNL) or "Net Positive Impact" (NPI) goals.

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2015
Non IUCN Publication

Foreign investment, law and sustainable development : a handbook on agriculture and extractive industries

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2014
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Managing water and agroecosystems for food security

Water protection, food production, and ecosystem health are worldwide issues, and understanding the links between water, food production and ecosystems is important to the health of all three. This book shows how sustainable ecosystems are essential for water management and food production.

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2013
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Tackling climate change through livestock : a global assessment of emissions and mitigation opportunities

As renewed international efforts are needed to curb greenhouse gas emissions, the livestock sector can contribute its part. An important emitter of greenhouse gas, it also has the potential to significantly reduce its emissions.

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2013
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Climate-smart agriculture sourcebook

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2013
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On-farm conservation of neglected and underutilized species

This publication is the result of the International Conference held in Frankfurt, Germany 14-16 June 2011 organized in the framework of an International UN Project funded by IFAD “Reinforcing the resilience of poor rural communities in the face of food insecurity, poverty and climate change throu

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2012
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Long-term outcomes of agricultural investments : lessons from Zambia

Agricultural investments involving the acquisition of long-term rights over large areas of land in developing countries have been the focus of much debate in recent years.

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2012
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State of food insecurity in the world : economic growth is necessary but not sufficient to accelerate reduction of hunger and malnutrition

The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2012 presents new estimates of undernourishment based on a revised and improved methodology.

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2012
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Food and agriculture : the future of sustainability

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2012
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A gestão da Amazônia

Claro e concreto na abordagem da complexidade amazônica, este livro tem como foco a gestão do grande bioma em seus múltiplos aspectos.

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2011
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Water security : the water-food-energy-climate nexus

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2011
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The economics of climate change in Zambia

This report explores the economic impact of climate change in Zambia through the assessment of six sectors, agriculture & food security, natural resources, water, energy, health, and infrastructure. The analysis is conducted via scenario planning. 

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2011
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Teaching agrobiodiversity : a curriculum guide for higher education

Agrobiodiversity, which includes the diversity of plants, animals, fish, trees and microbes that are used directly or indirectly for food and agriculture, is the foundation of sustainable agricultural development.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

State of food insecurity in the world : how does international price volatility affect domestic economies and food security?

This edition of The State of Food Insecurity in the World focuses on food price volatility.

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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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State of food and agriculture

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2011
IUCN Publication

Protocol for monitoring of impacts of climate change and climate variability in Bangladesh

It is now unequivocally established that climate change is a reality, and the adversities of climatic transformations pose one of the greatest challenges facing humanity today.

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2011
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Explanatory guide to the International treaty on plant genetic resources for food and agriculture (Chinese version)

The entry into force of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture marks the commitment of the world community to a freestanding convention directed at addressing both global needs for food security and internationally agreed objectives regarding the concepts of

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2011
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Razvoj nacionalnog agro-ekološkog programa za Srbiju

This Handbook presents many of the key outputs, recommendations and accumulated expertise from the project “Support for Agri-environment Policies and Programming in Serbia” that was undertaken between 2008 and 2010.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

2010-2011 State of the wild : a global portrait

State of the Wild is a biennial series that brings together international conservation experts and writers to discuss emerging issues in the conservation of wildlife and wild places.

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2010
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The importance of biodiversity and ecosystems in economic growth and equity in Latin America and the Caribbean : an economic valuation of ecosystems

UNDP’s Environment and Energy Group is pleased to publish this Report which will be a cornerstone for future approaches and policy dialogue on the economics and management of ecosystem services.

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2010
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Beyond forestry : why agriculture is key to the success of REDD+

When it comes to deforestation, the task of reconciling climate and development goals poses a daunting challenge.

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2010
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État de conservation des espèces et des habitats naturels de l'Union européenne

Includes discussion of the conservation activities relating to "les hêtraies du Luzulu-Fagetum", "les phoques" (including Phoca vitulina and Halichoerus grypus), "la cistude d'Europe (Emys orbicularis) and "les grands carnivores" (including Canis Lupus and

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2010
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Contribution of NTFPs (non-timber forest products) to livelihood in Upper Humla, Nepal

Humla is a remote and mountainous district situated in the north-west corner of Nepal, bordering with China.

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2010
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Developing a national agri-environment programme for Serbia

This Handbook presents many of the key outputs, recommendations and accumulated expertise from the project “Support for Agri-environment Policies and Programming in Serbia” that was undertaken between 2008 and 2010.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Growing within limits : a report to the Global Assembly 2009 of the Club of Rome

Current trends in fossil-fuel use and inefficient land use will lead to large global environmental problems with respect to climate change and biodiversity loss. Technical and economically feasible options are available to meet the challenge to avoid these problems.

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2009
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Gemeinsame Agrarpolitik (GAP) : Cross Compliance und Weiterentwicklung von Agrarumweltmassnahmen

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2009
IUCN Publication

Biodiversité et signes de reconnaissance agricoles : quelle prise en compte de la biodiversité dans les marques, labels et certifications de productions agricoles?

La présente étude propose donc d’effectuer un état des lieux de la prise en compte de la biodiversité par les signes de reconnaissance du secteur agricole sur la base d’une analyse des cahiers des charges d’un échantillon de ceux-ci.

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2009
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Government of Pakistan's agriculture and water policies with respect to climate change : policy gap analysis

This study entailed a review of the existing literature relevant to agriculture policy, water policy and the status of various conventions/protocols to which Pakistan is a signatory. It identifies the gaps and makes recommendations on ways and means to address the gaps in the existing documents.

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2009
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Guide to biodiversity in the farmscapes of Lao PDR (Lao version)

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2009
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Guía agrícola : instrumento de gestión ambiental

Esta Guía ofrece a las autoridades ambientales de cada país documentos de orientación técnica para una correcta gestión ambiental de proyectos de bajo y moderado impacto para las actividades agrícolas.

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2009
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Guide to biodiversity in the farmscapes of Lao PDR

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2009
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Climate change and food security : a framework document

This document provides background information on the interrelationship between climate change and food security, and ways to deal with the new threat.

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2008
Non IUCN Publication

Scoping agriculture-wetland interactions

This report explores the nature of agriculture-wetland interactions through the application of the drivers, pressures, state changes, impacts and responses (DPSIR) framework to 90 cases drawn from around the world. The report also discusses the role of wetlands in attaining the Millenium Developm

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2008
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Crop wild relative conservation and use

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2008
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Conserving plant genetic diversity in protected areas : population management of crop wild relatives

This book is about the conservation of genetic diversity of wild plants in situ in their natural surroundings, primarily in existing protected areas but also outside conventional protected areas.

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2008
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Climate variability and the global harvest : impacts of El Niño and other oscillations on agroecosystems

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2008
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Impact of climate change on agriculture : Case study on Shudharam and Subarnachar upalizas of Noakhali district

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2008
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Guía explicativa del tratado internacional sobre los recursos fitogenéticos para la alimentación y la agricultura

La entrada en vigor del Tratado Internacional sobre los Recursos Fitogenéticos para la Agricultura y la Alimentación marca el compromiso de la comunidad internacional con un acuerdo independiente dirigido a abordar tanto las necesidades mundiales de seguridad alimentaria como los objetivos acorda

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2008

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