Publications advanced search

Format: 2019
Format: 2019
Format: 2019
Year only. e.g. 1975

This list contains 158 entry(ies).

IUCN Grey Literature

Perspectives on water and climate change adaptation : introduction, summaries and key messages

Dozens of experts were invited to provide their perspectives on critical issues relating to climate change and water in the form of a Perspective Document. The initiative resulted in the serise of papers presented here.

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2009
IUCN Publication

Dryland opportunities : a new paradigm for people, ecosystems and development

Drylands cover 41 percent of the earth’s terrestrial surface. The urgency of and international response to climate change have given a new place to drylands in terms both of their vulnerability to predicted climate change impacts and their potential contribution to climate change mitigation.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2009
IUCN Publication

The nature of drylands : diverse ecosystems, diverse solutions

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2008
Non IUCN Publication

Making decentralisation work for sustainable natural resource management in the Sahel : lessons from a programme of action-research, policy debate and citizen empowerment

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2006
IUCN Publication

Waqf for water

This 8-minute video film promotes new prospects for innovative funding of water projects that can be of benefit to the water critical crisis in the region.

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2006
IUCN Publication

Gestion des zones humides en milieux arides : leçons d'expérience

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2006
IUCN Publication

Managing wetlands in arid regions : lessons learned

At the close of a 15-year regional programme to build institutional capacity for wetland resources management in West Africa, it was deemed essential to extract and review the lessons learned through this experience.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2006
IUCN Publication

Industrias extractivas en zonas áridas y semiáridas : planificación y gestión ambientales

This publication aims to contribute to planning and management approaches that minimize land degradation and desertification in arid and semi-arid zones as a result of extractive industries operations.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2004
IUCN Publication

Industries extractives dans les zones arides et semi-arides : planification et gestion de l'environnement

This publication aims to contribute to planning and management approaches that minimize land degradation and desertification in arid and semi-arid zones as a result of extractive industries operations.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2004
IUCN Publication

Enhancing social sustainability in activities to combat desertification : a manual for reflection

In West Africa, desertification threatens the living conditions of over 250 million people. The results of projects to combat desertification undertaken over the last 40 years or so have been mixed.

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2004
Non IUCN Publication

Foncier et désertification, quelle gestion patrimoniale ? Approche foncière environnementale pour un développement durable au Sahel

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2003
IUCN Publication

Extractive industries in arid and semi-arid zones : environmental planning and management (Arabic version)

This publication aims to contribute to planning and management approaches that minimize land degradation and desertification in arid and semi-arid zones as a result of extractive industries operations.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2003
IUCN Publication

Sustainable drylands management

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2003
IUCN Publication

Renforcer la durabilité sociale des actions de lutte contre la désertification : un manuel pour la réflexion

En Afrique de l’Ouest, la désertification menace les conditions d’existence de plus de 250 millions d’individus. Cependant, les résultats des projets de lutte contre la désertification entrepris depuis plus de 40 ans ont été pour le moins mitigés.

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2003
IUCN Publication

De aciertos y desiertos : equidad de género en ecosistemas de tierra seca

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2003
IUCN Publication

Extractive industries in arid and semi-arid zones : environmental planning and management

This publication aims to contribute to planning and management approaches that minimize land degradation and desertification in arid and semi-arid zones as a result of extractive industries operations.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2003
IUCN Publication

A biodiversity status profile of Bundala National Park : a Ramsar national wetland of Sri Lanka

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2002
IUCN Publication

Opustynivanie i ekologichesckie problemy pastbishchnogo zhivotnovodstva stepnykh regionov yuga Rossii

The most important agro-ecological problem confronting the steppe regions of Southern Russia is desertification, in large part due to pasture degradation.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2002
IUCN Publication

Desertification and ecological problems of pasture stockbreeding in the steppe regions of southern Russia

The most important agro-ecological problem confronting the steppe regions of Southern Russia is desertification, in large part due to pasture degradation.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2002
IUCN Publication

Environment for sustainable development in Africa : report of the Experts meeting preparatory to the World Summit for Sustainable Development

In preparation for WSSD, IUCN’s international Task Force invited prominent experts from African civil society to meet together in Dakar. This publication in both English and French is the result of that meeting.

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2002
IUCN Publication

Sustainable land use in rural regions of Russia and national biodiversity strategy : IUCN seminar proceedings

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2001
IUCN Publication

Sowing the seeds for sustainability : agriculture, biodiversity, economics and society

Agriculture is one of the most important influences on biological diversity. Conventional agriculture has heavily contributed to reducing the diversity of ecosystems, species and genes, but it has also created new diversity.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2001
IUCN Publication

Hai Thuy, mô hình làng sinh thái trên vùng cát

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2001
Non IUCN Publication

Research and management options for protected areas : proceedings of the first international symposium and workshop on arid zone environments

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2000
Non IUCN Publication

Securing the commons

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2000
IUCN Publication

Arbres, arbustes et lianes des zones sèches d'Afrique de l'Ouest

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2000
IUCN Publication

An ecological assessment of the coastal plains of north western Somalia [Somaliland]

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2000
IUCN Publication

Sahelian flood plains, challenges and perspectives : proceedings of the regional conference

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2000
IUCN Publication

Report of the first eastern and southern Africa regional biodiversity forum : using biodiversity to strengthen livelihoods

The theme of the Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Session of the GBF was “Using Biodiversity to Strengthen Livelihoods”.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
2000
Non IUCN Publication

SEREIN [Sudan-Sahel Environmental Research Initiative] : environmental research in the Sahel

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1999
Non IUCN Publication

Assessing desertification and water harvesting in the Middle East and North Africa : policy implications

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1999
IUCN Publication

Proceedings of the Workshop on the conservation of the flora of the Arabian peninsula

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1999
IUCN Publication

Les Poaceae du Niger : description, illustration, écologie, utilisations

Cette monographie importante et richement illustrée comprend les descriptions de quelque 86 genres et 213 espèces de Poaceae du Niger.

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1999
Non IUCN Publication

Matjerialy mezhdunarodnoy konfyeryentsii po borbye s opustynivaniyem

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1998
Non IUCN Publication

Proposed protected areas in Abu Dhabi Emirate : a report on prelimary results, evaluations and recommandations. Draft version : December 10, 1998 : a report

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1998
Non IUCN Publication

Ecological research and monitoring of the Aral sea deltas : a basis for restoration

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1998
Non IUCN Publication

Arid land resources and their management : Jordan's desert margin

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1998
Non IUCN Publication

Biodiversity conservation in central Asia : an analysis of biodiversity and current threats and initial investment portfolio

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1998
Non IUCN Publication

Custodians of the commons : pastoral land tenure in East and West Africa

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1998
Non IUCN Publication

Annuaire du Réseau zones arides

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1998
IUCN Grey Literature

Présentation des implications des conventions internationales d'environnement pour le pastoralisme

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1998
Non IUCN Publication

Sustainable landscape design in arid climates : proceedings of a symposium...

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1997
Non IUCN Publication

Reviews in ecology : desert conservation and development. A festschrift for Prof. M. Kassas on the occasion of his 75th birthday

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1997
IUCN Grey Literature

Biodiversity assessment and conservation study in Abu-Ghailan area

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1997
Non IUCN Publication

Participatory research for sustainable livelihoods : a guidebook for field projects

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1996
Non IUCN Publication

Desert ecology of Abu Dhabi : a review and recent studies

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1996
Non IUCN Publication

Des arbres et des arbustes spontanés de l'Adrar des Iforos [Mali] : étude ethnolinguistique et ethnobotanique

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1996
Non IUCN Publication

A social and technical guide to irrigated shelterbelt establishment in northern Sudan, including traditional water extraction from the Nubian sandstone aquifer

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1996
IUCN Publication

Arid lands biodiversity in North Africa. Proceedings of the workshop on arid lands biodiversity in North Africa, 14-16 November 1994, Cairo, Egypt

Author(s):

Organization(s):

Publication Year: 
1996

Pages