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Carbon strategies : how leading companies are reducing their climate change footprint

This publication describes specific steps any business can take to implement sound, practical, climate-related corporate policies. Based on Andrew J.

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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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Mapping out global biomass projections, technological developments and policy innovations

This report forms part of a project aiming to develop a South-South-North partnership to reshape the impact of a predicted large-scale expansion in global biomass energy use towards greater poverty reduction and maintenance of ecosystem services in developing countries.

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Use it or lose it : protecting the traditional knowledge, genetic resources and customary laws of marginal farmers in southwest China

This report provides the findings and lessons of the action research project “Protecting Community Rights over Traditional Knowledge: Implications of Customary Laws and Practices in Guangxi, Southwest China”.

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Displaced and marginalised : protecting the traditional knowledge, customary laws and forest rights of the Yanadi Tribals of Andhra Pradesh

This study sought to protect community rights over traditional knowledge (TK) and customary practices related to it.

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Africa water atlas

This Atlas is a visual account of Africa’s endowment and use of water resources, revealed through 224 maps and 104 satellite images as well as some 500 graphics and hundreds of compelling photos.

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Workshop on recasting the net : defining a gender agenda for sustaining life and livelihoods in fishing communities : report

The workshop aimed to analyze the impact of current developments in fisheries on the lives and livelihoods of fishing communities, specifically focusing on women’s experiences.

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2010
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Land, environment and climate change : challenges, responses and tools

This publication provides an overview of some the most important land-related environmental and climate change problems that the world is facing. Land, environment and climate change offers an overview of the relationship between land tenure, land management approaches and the environment.

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Planning sustainable cities : UN-Habitat practices and perspectives

This publication presents a strong argument for innovating urban planning to address the contemporary challenges of rapid urbanization and poverty.

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Vulnerable places, vulnerable people : trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment

While some argue that trade liberalization has raised incomes and led to environmental protection in developing countries, others claim that it generates neither poverty reduction nor sustainability.

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Investment contracts and sustainable development : how to make contracts for fairer and more sustainable natural resource investments

This guide discusses options to structure investment contractsin ways that maximise the investment's contribution to sustainable development. The focus is on foreign investment in the natural resource sector and on lower- and middle-income countries.

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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
IUCN Grey Literature

Decision-making and dialogue relating to large dams and hydraulic infrastructures : diversity of approaches; evolution of policies and practices applying to project preparation and implementation; case studies from Cameroon and Senegal

This is the report of a study on the approaches to decision-making and dialogue on large dams and hydraulic infrastructures in developing countries and emerging markets, particularly the policies and practices applying to environmental and social aspects, and engagement of stakeholders around pro

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IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : regional approaches

Insert for a presentation folder on GOBI, focusing on the EBSAs in the Pacific Ocean region.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : example of a candidate EBSA

Insert for a presentation folder on GOBI. This contribution looks at the Birdlife International marine important bird area (IBA) toolkit as a case study.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : examples of scientific contributions

Insert for a presentation folder on GOBI, looking at the scientific contributions of Census of Marine Life and Ocean Biogeographic Information Systems (OBIS).

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Strengthening voices for better choices : forest governance and law enforcement : findings from the field

This report synthesises the findings of six participatory national assessments carried out under IUCN's Strengthening Voices for Better Choices (SVBC) global forest governance project.

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2010
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Pangani River Basin Management Project integrated flow assessment technical reports

The Pangani River Basin Management Project (2005-2010) has generated technical information (packaged in the reports appearing on this CD).

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2010
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Forum des ONG environnementales de l'Afrique de l'Ouest : rapport de capitalisation

Le présent document a pour objectif de rendre compte des formations, études de cas, discussions et échanges en tous genres qui, pendant quatre jours, ont largement nourri la réflexion pour une meilleure implication des ONG ouest-africains dans la conservation en général et la gestion des aires pr

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Economics of resource and environmental project management in the Pacific

This book addresses the economic component of ecologically sustainable development in the Pacific. It is primarily concerned with the role that conventional economic issues plays in the viability of natural resource and environmental projects in the Pacific.

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2010
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Preparing REDD in Viet Nam, Lao PDR and Cambodia : designing a REDD-compliant benefit distribution system

Although the rules regarding REDD have not been set, it is already clear that the extent to which an individual country will be able to attract international investment and REDD payments will depend to a considerable extent on its ability to put in place a system that rewards forest managers who

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Adding value to livestock diversity : marketing to promote local breeds and improve livelihoods

Throughout the world and over centuries, small-scale livestock keepers and pastoralists have developed animal breeds that are well suited to their local conditions. These breeds are hardy and disease-resistant; they can survive on little water and scant vegetation.

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Global re-introduction perspectives : additional case-studies from around the globe

This second issue of the Global Re-introduction Perspectives provides 72 case-studies covering invertebrates, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals and plants.

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2010
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Building resilience to climate change : ecosystem-based adaptation and lessons from the field

With climate change now a certainty, the question is now how much change there will be and what can be done about it. One of the answers is through adaptation. Many of the lessons that are being learned in adaptation are from success stories from the field.

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El Tiempo de las Empresas de Biodiversidad

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Wami basin : a situation analysis

The Situation Analyses of the Wami and Ruvu (including coastal rivers) sub-basins were produced as separate analyses of the status, conditions and key issues affecting ecosystems in each basin using existing available information.

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Ruvu basin : a situation analysis

The Situation Analyses of the Wami and Ruvu (including coastal rivers) sub-basins were produced as separate analyses of the status, conditions and key issues affecting ecosystems in each basin using existing available information.

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Addressing climate change : issues and solutions from around the world

This publication synthesizes information on IUCN's work in this domain, particularly highlighting programmatic work in projects at local and national level, implemented by IUCN's Global thematic and Regional Programmes and Commissions.

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Protecting the Earth's two most important assets : introducing healthy parks healthy people

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2010
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For the people, by the people : results and lessons from a small grants programme

This booklet documents the achievements of selected projects of the Mangroves for the Future (MFF) Small Grants Programme in Sri Lanka, with emphasis on drawing lessons to improve future project performance.

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2010
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Gobernanza de aguas compartidas : ejercicios prácticos

Esta publicación tiene por objeto ayudar a los funcionarios de gobierno a fortalecer su capacidad de negociación y promover la cooperación entre actores estatales en el ámbito de los recursos hídricos compartidos.

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2010
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Caja de herramientas de mejorando nuestra herencia

Esta Caja de herramientas contiene doce herramientas prácticas, cada una de ellas diseñada para ayudar a que los responsables de la conservación del Patrimonio Mundial organicen los elementos de un marco comprensivo de manejo, incluyendo la elaboración de estrategias de monitoreo focaliz

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2009
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World Heritage and buffer zones = Patrimoine mondial et zones tampons

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2009
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Sustainable management in dry lands : African and Indian cases

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2009
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Bangladesh climate change strategy and action plan 2009

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2009
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Case studies on climate change and World Heritage

This publication presents several case studies of selected natural and cultural World Heritage sites in order to illustrate the impacts of climate change that have already been observed and those which can be anticipated in the future.

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2009
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Access to sustainable energy : what role for international oil and gas companies? : focus on Nigeria

In this report we explore how international oil and gas companies can contribute to tackling energy poverty in the regions where they operate.

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2009
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Tenure in REDD : start-point or afterthought?

As new mechanisms for ‘reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation’ (REDD) are being negotiated in international climate change talks, resource tenure must be given greater attention.

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2009
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Where does the carbon footprint fall? : developing a carbon map of food production

This report advances the discussion about defining the local by examining the geographical location of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions along the supply chains upstream of two case study farms.

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2009
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Conservation through use : lessons from the Mesoamerican dry forest

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IUCN Grey Literature

Strengthening voices for better choices in Brazil : helping to free Acre of illegal logging

Describes the aims and achievements of the "Strengthening Voices for Better Choices" project in Brazil, particularly as it relates to work in Acre.

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

From village to lagoon : the BMZ project in Puttalam, Sri Lanka

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Prawn farms, the Supreme Court and IUCN : on-the-ground impediments to conservation

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IUCN Grey Literature

The water lily : a flagship species for local to global conservation

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Biodiversity for the people, by the people : assessment and monitoring in Southern Thailand

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Youth groups : exemplifying the reef to ridge approach

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2009
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Bonde la Pangani : Uchambuzi wa Hali Halisi (Toleo la pili)

The objectives of the first edition of the Pangani situation analysis included identifying the resources that occupy the Pangani River Basin (PRB) and the processes and events that affect them, and identifying a series of broad action areas wherein interventions may feasibly be delivered.

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2009
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Vital forest graphics

Over the last few years, two key environmental issues, closely related, have been on the top of the environmental agenda: climate change and deforestation. Forest is a subject for these two concerns.

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2009
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Para valorar lo que valoramos : valoración multicriterio y valor económico total de Gandoca-Manzanillo (Costa Rica) y San San Pond Sak (Panamá)

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2009
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Pangani basin : a situation analysis (2nd edition)

The objectives of the first edition of the Pangani situation analysis included identifying the resources that occupy the Pangani River Basin (PRB) and the processes and events that affect them, and identifying a series of broad action areas wherein interventions may feasibly be delivered.

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