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Sacred natural sites : guidelines for protected area managers (Russian version)

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Establishing resilient marine protected area networks - making it happen : full technical version, including ecological, social and governance considerations, as well as case studies (Chinese version)

All people, regardless of where they live, depend upon the existence of healthy marine ecosystems. While the role that Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) can play in promoting the health of the oceans and seas has been widely acknowledged, progress on building a network of MPAs has been slow to date.

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Legal frameworks for REDD : design and implementation at the national level

This publication identifies and analyzes critical issues in the formulation and implementation of national and sub-national legal frameworks for REDD activities.

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2009
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Gobernanza de aguas compartidas : aspectos jurídicos e institucionales

Tras la primera edición de este libro en el 2006, fue necesario proyectar una segunda reimpresión debido a su alta demanda.

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Small help, large gain : community action for environmental management

The Community Conservation Support Fund (CCSF) in Sri Lanka supports innovative, community-based and natural resources management initiatives with the help of small grants.

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Learning for the future : lessons learned and documentation of the process of independent scientific review panel for Western Gray Whales in Sakhalin

IUCN, as a neutral forum for objectively-based consensus seeking, is facing an ever-increasing demand to conduct independent scientific reviews of controversial development projects.

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Le temps des entreprises biodiversité

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2009
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The time for biodiversity business

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2009
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Towards sustainable fisheries law : a comparative analysis

With the growing scarcity of fish resources, instruments of fisheries management become crucial. This publication suggests a legal approach to this isssue, and focuses on six case studies: Indonesia, Kenya, Namibia, Brazil, Mexico and the EU.

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An integrated wetland assessment toolkit : a guide to good practice

For billions of people throughout the world – especially the poorest – wetlands are critical for livelihoods. Wetlands are also home to an enormous diversity of wildlife, much of it unique to freshwater habitats.

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Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin assessment workshop report : Solomon Islands case study of Tursiops aduncus

Live-capture, holding in captivity and export of Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins from the Solomon Islands began in 2003. These activities stimulated global interest and generated concern about the potential conservation implications.

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Trousse à outils : amélioration de notre patrimoine

La Trousse à outils contient douze outils pratiques ; chacun d’eux est conçu pour aider ceux qui sont responsables de la conservation des sites du patrimoine mondial à rassembler tous les éléments d’un cadre de gestion exhaustif, en ce compris l’élaboration de stratégies de suivi ciblées

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2008
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Enhancing our heritage toolkit

The Toolkit contains twelve practical tools, each designed to help those responsible for World Heritage site conservation piece together the elements of a comprehensive management framework, including the construction of targeted monitoring strategies.

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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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Navigating social-ecological systems : building resilience for complexity and change

In the effort towards sustainability, it has become increasingly important to develop conceptual frames to understand the dynamics of social and ecological systems.

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Separate streams ? Adapting water resources management to climate change

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Natural security : protected areas and hazard mitigation : a research report by WWF and Equilibrium

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Green carbon : the role of natural forests in carbon storage : part 1 : a green carbon account of Australia's south-eastern eucalypt forests, and policy implications

The colour of carbon matters. Green carbon is the carbon stored in the plants and soil of natural ecosystems and is a vital part of the global carbon cycle.

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Safety net : protected areas and poverty reduction : a research report by WWF and Equilibrium

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The ecosystem approach to fisheries

This text covers both theoretical and applied aspects of sustainable management, with a particular emphasis on reviewing concepts and addressing implementation issues in the form of case studies from around the world.

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La faune disparaît

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Armed conflict and conservation : case studies from around the world

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People, protected areas and global change : participatory conservation in Latin America, Africa, Asia and Europe

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Management planning for nature conservation : a theorical basis and practical guide

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What's driving the wildlife trade? : a review of expert opinion on economic and social drivers of the wildlife trade and trade control efforts in Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR and Vietnam

South-east Asia is both a centre for the consumption of wildlife products, and also a key supplier of wildlife products to the world.

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Procedimiento para la asignación de las categorías internacionales de manejo de áreas protegidas de la UICN

Using the category system in force (IUCN, 1994), this document analyses the bestowal of IUCN category statuses and proposes a systematic procedure for making such assignments. A number of selected pilot cases from around the world where this procedure has been used are discussed.

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Procedure for assigning IUCN protected area management categories

Using the category system in force (IUCN, 1994), this document analyses the bestowal of IUCN category statuses and proposes a systematic procedure for making such assignments. A number of selected pilot cases from around the world where this procedure has been used are discussed.

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Seguimiento ambiental en Centroamérica : caso de estudio en Panamá, Costa Rica y El Salvador

El desarrollo de la EIA se ha enfocado principalmente a la etapa de análisis ambiental de los proyectos previa a la obtención del permiso ambiental, dejando a la etapa de seguimiento con un menor grado de desarrollo.

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Sitios naturales sagrados: directrices para administradores de áreas protegidas

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Risk assessment and evaluation of probability of extreme hydrological events : Case study from Noakhali Sadar and Subarnachar upazilas

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

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Systematic approaches to livelihoods enhancement and diversification : a review of global experiences

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Shared resources : issues of governance

This publication examines the characteristics of successful transboundary resource management.

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Governance for sustainability : issues, challenges, successes

Governance for sustainability is defined as the set of written and unwritten rules that link ecological citizenship with institutions and norms of governance. It is a complex topic because it addresses the three issues of globalization, democracy and sustainability.

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Statutory and customary forest rights and their governance implications : the case of Viet Nam

IUCN’s Strengthening Voices for Better Choices (SVBC) project aims to promote the adoption of improved forest governance arrangements in Viet Nam and five other tropical forest countries in Asia, Africa and South America.

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Establishing resilient marine protected area networks - making it happen : full technical version, including ecological, social and governance considerations, as well as case studies

All people, regardless of where they live, depend upon the existence of healthy marine ecosystems. While the role that Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) can play in promoting the health of the oceans and seas has been widely acknowledged, progress on building a network of MPAs has been slow to date.

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

This special issue Global Re-introduction Perspectives provides 62 case-studies covering invertebrates, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals and plants.

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Evaluation de l'efficacité : un cadre pour l'évaluation de l'efficacité de la gestion des aires protégées

The Framework for management effectiveness developed by the IUCN World Commission for Protected Areas was published in the first version of this Best Practice Guideline. It is further explained and interpreted, although not substantially altered, in this version.

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Linking coastal ecosystems and human well-being : learning from conceptual frameworks and empirical results

This technical report uses the framework of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment to extend awareness on the value of coastal ecosystems, their products and services for human well-being (i.e.

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The ecosystem approach : learning from experience

This book follows applications of the Ecosystem Approach over a 5-10 year period in five locations. Key findings include the vital importance of a full stakeholder analysis, of market analysis and of the promotion of institutional evolution.

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Applying the ecosystem approach in Latin America

This publication is a collection of selected case studies representative of the application of the Ecosystem Approach under different ecological, social, economic and cultural contexts in Latin America.

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For nature and people : a helping hand to rise from the debris

In the wake of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, four organizations, Both ENDS, World Wide Fund for Nature, Wetlands International and IUCN Netherlands Committee, implemented “Green Coast: for nature and people after the tsunami”, to assist the tsunamiaffected countries in Asia: India, Indonesia, Sr

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Aspects contemporains du droit de l'environnement en Afrique de l'ouest et centrale

This book (published in French) consists of nine articles written by environmental lawyers from the region, regrouped around three themes: Chapter I deals with “convergences and divergences of national legal frameworks”, and provides illustrations from a number of countries and subjects; Chapter

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Sacred natural sites : guidelines for protected area managers

Sacred sites are the oldest form of protected areas and many of them are very important biodiversity reservoirs.

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Securing protected areas in the face of global change : key lessons learned from case studies and field learning sites in protected areas

Protected areas have proven themselves to be an effective tool for the conservation of biodiversity in situ.

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Non IUCN Publication

Reducing global poverty : the case for asset accumulation

"Provides a set of case studies of asset-building projects around the globe aimed at designing and implementing public policies that will increase the capital assets of the poor.

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Where the land is greener : case studies and analysis of soil and water conservation initiatives worldwide

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2007
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China in Africa : mercantilist predator, or partner in development?

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Forests, people and power : the political ecology of reform in South Asia

In recent decades "participatory" approaches to forest management have been introduced around the world. This book assesses their implementation in the highly politicized environments of India and Nepal.

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Illegal logging : law enforcement, livelihoods and the timber trade

This book, written by the world's foremost experts, examines key issues, including law and enforcement, supply and demand, corruption, forest certification, poverty, local livelihoods, international trade and biodiversity conservation.

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