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Draft principles and guidelines for integrating ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation in project and policy design : a discussion document : policy brief

This paper is a summary of a longer and fully referenced document by the same authors.

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2011
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Draft principles and guidelines for integrating ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation in project and policy design : a discussion document

This document proposes a series of draft principles and guidelines that were produced at a workshop with participation of its authors in June 2011, with the aim to serve as a foundation for planning ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation.

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Virtuous circles : values, systems, sustainability

There are two principles here, both reflecting the natural world. The first is that natural systems are based on cycles, for example water, nitrogen and carbon. Secondly, there is very little waste in natural systems.

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Integrating economics into resource and environmental management : some recent experiences in the Pacific

In 2009, IUCN-Oceania Regional Office in partnership with SOPAC and SPC established the Pacific Resource and Environmental Economics Network (PREEN).

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2011
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Module 2 : integrated water resources management (IWRM)

One of the pre-requisites in the process of putting in place the Kikuletwa Catchment Forum is development of training materials to be used for Training of Trainers (TOT) programme covering topics in Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), entrepreneurships; community participation; gender a

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Catalogue de bonnes pratiques d'adaptation aux risques climatiques au Burkina Faso

Plusieurs technologies sont actuellement utilisées en milieu rural du Burkina Faso, dont certaines peuvent être qualifiées de bonnes pratiques d’adaptation au changement climatique.

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Forum national sur la diversité biologique au Burkina Faso : synthèse des résultats

L’objectif global du forum était de favoriser la prise de conscience sur l’état et l’importance de la biodiversité et des forêts et un partage d’expériences de capitalisation des données, de conservation et de valorisation de la diversité biologique (animale, végétale), in situ et /ou ex situ au

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Le climat change, changeons nos comportements

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2011
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Las áreas protegidas de América Latina : situación actual y perspectivas para el futuro

La publicación de este libro quiere recalcar el valor y la importancia de las áreas protegidas para América Latina y el mundo.

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2011
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Pangani River system : future of the basin report

In 2002, a detailed situation analysis of water and environmental issues was done for the Pangani Basin.

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2011
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Mitigating climate change through restoration and management of coastal wetlands and near-shore marine ecosystems : challenges and opportunities

This report builds on these and other efforts to bring to light the important carbon sequestration potential of coastal wetlands, and the significant and largely unaccounted for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions resulting from the disturbance, drainage, and conversion of these natural coastal carbon

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Coral reef resilience assessment of the Bonaire National Marine Park, Netherlands Antilles : surveys from 31 May to 7 June, 2009

Although Bonaire’s coral reefs remain among the healthiest and most resilient in the Caribbean, this IUCN report based on the IUCN Resilience Assessment of Coral Reefs highlights some of the threats that exist to Bonaire’s coral reefs, and which could have serious implications for resilience to f

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Training manual on gender and climate change (Arabic version)

In 2007, IUCN, UNDP, UNEP and WEDO recognized the need for a coordinated strategy among global institutions working on gender and climate change. The result was the establishment of the Global Gender and Climate Alliance (GGCA).

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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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Bangladesh tomorrow

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Будущая история Арктики

Previously always at the margins of global affairs, the Arctic has now found its way to the centre of the issues which will challenge and define our world in the twenty-first century.

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Impact of climate change on marine and coastal biodiversity in the Mediterranean Sea : current state of knowledge

This document constitutes a summary of the work, studies and reflection initiated by the Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (RAC/SPA) following the recommendations of the Contracting Parties in Almeria in January 2008.

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Biodiversity and climate change : achieving the 2020 targets

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Data book : deciphering "Conditions for survival"

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Mountain biodiversity and global change

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Controlling climate change

"An unbiased and comprehensive overview, based on the findings of the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change). Using no jargon, it looks at tackling and adapting to man-made climate change, and works through the often confusing potential solutions.

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The Lomborg deception : setting the record straight about global warming

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

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

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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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Conditions for survival : toward a "solar energy-based society" full of vibrant life

Part 1 of this final report outlines current global environmental problems and serves as an introduction to the entire report. Part 2 gives the results of the Conference discussions.

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Proceedings of the World Climate Conference-3 with conference declaration establishing a global framework for climate change services

The proceedings of the World Climate Conference-3 (WCC-3), issued as a three-CD boxed set, presents the outcomes and organization of the Conference. The CD set also contains some relevant background material and a brief follow-up

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Banking on biodiversity : a natural way out of poverty

As a policy research organisation, the International Institute for Environment and Development has evolved key concepts, theories and ways of working in sustainable development since 1973. The big idea we explore here is banking on biodiversity.

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Der Einfluss veränderter Landnutzungen auf Klimawandel und Biodiversität

Der derzeit prognostizierte Klimawandel wird für Natur und Landschaft ebenso wie für die Landnutzung tiefgreifende, wenn auch noch nicht in allen Details und Konsequenzen absehbare Folgen haben.

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High mountain glaciers and climate change : challenges to human livelihoods and adaptation

Climate change is causing significant mass loss of glaciers in high mountains worldwide. Although glacier systems show a great amount of inherent complexity and variation, there are clear overall trends indicating global glacier recession, which is likely to accelerate in coming decades.

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Handbook for conducting technology needs assessment for climate change

This updated handbook by the United Nations Development Programme provides hands-on guidance for identifying the most effective technology options for poverty reduction and climate change mitigation and adaptation.

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Satoyama

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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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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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Non IUCN Publication

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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The emissions gap report : are the Copenhagen Accord pledges sufficient to limit global warming to 2 degrees C or 1.5 degrees C? : a preliminary assessment

This publication aims to assess the following questions: are countries’ pledges of action collectively consistent with and, if implemented, likely to achieve the 2; C and 1.5; C temperature goals?

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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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Demografischer Wandel und Naturschutz

In der Diskussion über die aktuellen und zukünftigen Herausforderungen für die Sicherung der biologischen Vielfalt findet sich der Klimawandel stets an vorderer Stelle. Seine Folgen erscheinen bedrohlich, die damit verbundenen Herausforderungen auch für Natur und Landschaft immens.

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Non IUCN Publication

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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IUCN Grey Literature

Confidence building measures urgently needed in Cancun

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Water and climate change adaptation : using water management, ecosystems and empowerment to build climate change resilience

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2010
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Peuples autochtones et REDD-plus : participation des peuples autochtones et des communautés locales à la REDD-plus: enjeux et possibilités

Cette brochure est un bref résumé du document de travail de l’UICN « Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change/ REDD – An overview of current discussions and main issues », disponible à l’adresse : http://cmsdata.iu

IUCN Grey Literature

Indigenous peoples and REDD-plus : challenges and opportunities for the engagement of indigenous peoples and local communities in REDD-plus

This brochure presents a brief summary of IUCN’s working document ‘Indigenous People and Climate Change/ REDD – An overview of current discussions and main issues”, available at: http://cmsdata.iucn.org/download

IUCN Grey Literature

Indigenous peoples and climate change/REDD : an overview of current discussions and main issues

This document provides an overview and analysis of current international discussions on main issues around indigenous peoples and REDD. A compilation with links to various related resources allows the reader easy access to additional reading and relevant key documents.

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IUCN Grey Literature

La position d'UICN sur des sujets choisis à l'ordre du jour

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Posición de la UICN sobre diferentes temas del Programa Provisional

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