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IUCN Grey Literature

IUCN’'s position on selected issues on the agenda

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Mid-term review, climate change and development project: Zambia, Mozambique, Tanzania. Final draft

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Natural solutions : protected areas helping people cope with climate change : summary

Protected areas play a major role in reducing climate changing carbon dioxide emissions in the atmosphere. Fifteen percent of the world’s terrestrial carbon stock - 312 gigatonnes - are stored in protected areas around the world.

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Natural solutions : protected areas helping people cope with climate change (Korean version)

Protected areas play a major role in reducing climate changing carbon dioxide emissions in the atmosphere. Fifteen percent of the world’s terrestrial carbon stock - 312 gigatonnes - are stored in protected areas around the world.

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Soluciones naturales : las áreas protegidas ayudando a la gente a enfrentar el cambio climático

Este libro articula claramente, por vez primera, cómo las áreas protegidas contribuyen significativamente a reducir los impactos del cambio climático y qué es lo que necesitarían para contribuir más.

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Solutions naturelles : les aires protégées aident les gens à faire face aux changements climatiques

Le présent rapport expose clairement, et pour la première fois, à quel point les aires protégées contribuent à diminuer les effets des changements climatiques et ce qu’il faudrait faire pour qu’elles y contribuent encore plus.

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Building climate change resilience for African livestock in sub-Saharan Africa

This study focuses on livestock production systems in Africa, as African livestock owners are thought to be among the most vulnerable populations on earth.

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Climate change modelling for the Pangani Basin to support the IWRM planning process

The report describes the best possible climate scenarios for the middle of the 21st century for the Pangani Basin, utilising a range of General Circulation Models (GCMs) and a state of the art statistical downscaling procedure.

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Climate proof : a four step guide for coastal projects

Scientific evidence suggests that variations in temperature, weather patterns and sea level will impact coastal ecosystems and communities.

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Capturing and conserving natural coastal carbon : building mitigation, advancing adaptation

This summary is based on Crooks, S., Herr, D., Laffoley, D., Tamelander, J. and Vandever, J. 2010.

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Sustainable development of the world’s large marine ecosystems during climate change : a commemorative volume to advance sustainable development on the occasion of the presentation of the 2010 Göteborg Award

Recognizing the importance of promoting global efforts underway for sustainable development of the oceans, the Göteborg Award Selection Jury is pleased to distribute a special volume, Sustainable Development of the World’s Large Marine Ecosystems during Climate Change on the occasion of the prese

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Hope in a changing climate and Rwanda -- back to the garden

This DVD includes the full length versions of two movies by John D. Liu: "Hope in a Changing Climate" (29 minutes) and "Rwanda -- Back to the Garden" (27 minutes).

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Changement climatique et biodiversité dans l’outre-mer européen

Ce document de référence, réalisé par l’UICN en partenariat avec l’ONERC, fait suite aux actes de la conférence "L’Union européenne et l’Outre-mer: Stratégies face au changement climatique et à la perte de Biodiversité" qui s’est tenue à La Réunion du 7 au 11 juillet 2008.

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Cambio climático y biodiversidad en los territorios de ultramar de la Unión Europea

Este documento de referencia, elaborado por la UICN en colaboración con el ONERC sigue el procedimiento de la conferencia de la UICN "La Unión Europea y sus Territorios de Ultramar: Estrategias para hacer frente al Cambio Climático y la Pérdida de la Biodiversidad," tuvo lugar en la Isl

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Climate change and biodiversity in the European Union overseas entities

This background paper, produced by IUCN in collaboration with ONERC, follows the proceedings of the IUCN conference "The European Union and its Overseas Entities: Strategies to Counter Climate Change and Biodiversity Loss", which took place on Reunion Island from 7 to 11 July 2008.

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L'acidification des océans : questions [et] réponses

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Ocean acidification : questions answered

This guide answers key questions about ocean acidification and discusses the degree of certainty of the international scientific community about what is already happening to the ocean, what the future may hold for the ocean in a high carbon dioxide (CO2) world, and the possible consequences of oc

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Ocean acidification : questions answered (Chinese version)

This guide answers key questions about ocean acidification and discusses the degree of certainty of the international scientific community about what is already happening to the ocean, what the future may hold for the ocean in a high carbon dioxide (CO2) world, and the possible consequences of oc

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Ocean acidification : questions answered (Arabic version)

This guide answers key questions about ocean acidification and discusses the degree of certainty of the international scientific community about what is already happening to the ocean, what the future may hold for the ocean in a high carbon dioxide (CO2) world, and the possible consequences of oc

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Acidificación oceánica : preguntas y respuestas

This guide answers key questions about ocean acidification and discusses the degree of certainty of the international scientific community about what is already happening to the ocean, what the future may hold for the ocean in a high carbon dioxide (CO2) world, and the possible consequences of oc

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Invasive species, climate change and ecosystem-based adaptation : addressing multiple drivers of global change

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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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Interactions between HIV/AIDS and the environment : a review of the evidence and recommendations for next steps

Recent studies have brought to light a series of interacting and complex relationships, many with negative feedback loops, between HIV/AIDS and the environment. A comprehensive examination of these relationships and analyses of the quality and breadth of the evidence are lacking.

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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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Non IUCN Publication

The Earthscan reader in poverty and biodiversity conservation

In the last decade biodiversity loss and persistent poverty in developing countries have been recognised as major international problems that require urgent attention.

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A framework for social adaptation to climate change : sustaining tropical coastal communities and industries

The estimated 500 million people who depend on coral reefs worldwide regularly contend with change.

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Natural solutions : protected areas helping people cope with climate change

Protected areas play a major role in reducing climate changing carbon dioxide emissions in the atmosphere. Fifteen percent of the world’s terrestrial carbon stock - 312 gigatonnes - are stored in protected areas around the world.

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Climate change science compendium 2009

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The vanishing face of Gaia

James Lovelock's The Vanishing Face of Gaia: A Final Warning is a prophetic message for mankind from one of the most influential scientists of our age. James Lovelock's Gaia theory, the idea that our planet is a living, self-regulating system, has transformed the way we see our planet an

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KMI international journal of maritime affairs and fisheries

The journal aims to share theories, managements, and practices at international, national and local levels with researchers, policy makers, managers and other stakeholders, and thereby to advance ocean and coastal policy regimes at all levels.

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Closing the gaps : disaster risk reduction and adaptation to climate change in developing countries

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Rethinking development in a carbon-constrained world

This book aims to provide elements for discussion for those involved in development and development cooperation as practitioners, decision-makers and researchers, at a crucial moment just prior to the Copenhagen Climate Conference.

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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.

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Risk and poverty in a changing climate : invest today for a safer tomorrow

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Amazonia and global change

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Climate change in the African drylands : options and opportunities for adaptation and mitigation

This paper highlights the climate change mitigation potential of the African drylands and lays out various paths towards adaptation which should be supported to reduce the vulnerability of dryland populations and increase their food security.

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Bangladesh climate change strategy and action plan 2009

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Global environmental change : the threat to human health

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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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Connecting biodiversity and climate change mitigation and adaptation : report of the Second Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group on Biodiversity and Climate Change

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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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Community-based adaptation to climate change : an update

Over a billion people - the world's poorest and most vulnerable communities - will bear the brunt of climate change. For them, building local capacity to cope is a vital step towards resilience. Community-based adaptation (CBA) is emerging as a key response to this challenge.

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Natural resilience : healthy ecosystems as climate shock insurance

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Community-based adaptation to climate change

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Assessing the costs of adaptation to climate change : a review of the UNFCCC and other recent estimates

This report takes another look at the costs of adapting to climate change. The estimates for 2030 used by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change are likely to be substantial under-estimates. Professor Martin Parry and his co-authors look at the estimates from a range of perspectives.

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TVEAP climate change films compilation

Films included in this compilation are "Mekong: Watch That River!" (2009); "Small Islands, Big Impact" (2009); "South Asia: Crowded Land, Drying Rivers" (2009); and "Yellow River Blues" (2009).

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A Pan African Indigenous Peoples' Conference on Adaptation and Mitigation

The working conference had as its principal theme to learn about the science of adaptation and mitigation, and related issues of biodiversity conservation issues in the context of United Nations' climate change negotiations.

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Monitoring disaster displacement in the context of climate change : findings of a study by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre

This study looks at natural disasters and forced displacement in the context of climate change.

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A renewable world, energy, ecology, equality : a report for the World Future Council

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Summary and policy implications Vision 2030 : the resilience of water supply and sanitation in the face of climate change

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