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IUCN Grey Literature

Peatlands : guidance for climate change mitigation by conservation, rehabilitation and sustainable use

Peatlands provide many important ecosystem services, including water regulation, biodiversity conservation and carbon sequestration and storage. This report informs on management and finance options to achieve emissions reductions and enhance other vital ecosystem services from peatlands.

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Forest management and climate change

This document was written to facilitate the preparation of the guidelines that FAO is preparing to assist forest managers to understand, assess and implement climate change mitigation and adaptation measures.

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Biodiversity of climate change : reports and guidance developed under the Bern Convention

The effects of climate change on ecosystems are complex. The impact on the species and habitats protected by the Bern Convention may differ widely, depending on the species, their habitats and location.

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Principles and guidelines for integrating ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation in project and policy design

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

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The North American forest sector outlook study : 2006-2030

Projections for the United States and Canada to 2030 have been made with a global model to account for concurrent changes in other countries.

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Climate vulnerability monitor : 2nd edition. A guide to the cold calculus of a hot planet

This report provides an reassessment of the human and economic costs of the climate crisis. The reassessment is based on a wealth of the latest research and scientific work on climate change and the carbon economy.

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Situation analysis on climate change

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Putting natural solutions to work : mainstreaming protected areas in climate change responses

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Pacific islands meteorological strategy 2012-2021 : sustaining weather and climate services in Pacific island countries and territories

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Umwelt : Bedrohung und Bewahrung

Das Thema Umwelt wird das 21. Jahrhundert womöglich so prägen, wie kaum ein anderes. Denn Umwelt steht für die Umgebung des Menschen, die auf ihn einwirkt und die er durch sein Handeln beeinflusst. Doch wie ist es um sie bestellt?

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The role of hydrometeorological services in disaster risk management

Sponsored and co-organized by the World Bank Europe and Central Asia Disaster Risk Management team, the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR), and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the purpose of this workshop was to share best practices and experience i

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Low carbon green growth roadmap for Asia and the Pacific : turning resource constraints and the climate crisis into economic growth opportunities

This publication explores the opportunities that a low carbon green growth path offers to the region. It articulates five tracks on which to drive the economic system change necessary to pursue low carbon green growth as a new economic development path.

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Disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the Pacific : an institutional and policy analysis

The objective of this study is to provide an analysis of the current level of integration of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the region, with an emphasis on the policy and institutional environment.

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UNEP year book 2012 : emerging issues in our global environment

The 2012 UNEP Year Book spotlights two emerging issues that underline the challenges but also the choices nations need to consider to deliver a sustainable 21st century— urgently improved management of the world’s soils and the decommissioning of nuclear reactors.

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El clima cambia, cambia tú también : adaptación al cambio climático en comunidades locales del Perú

Learn about two places in Peru where communities are using traditional knowledge to adapt to climate change.

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El clima cambia, cambia tú también : adaptación al cambio climático en comunidades locales de Bolivia

Learn about the use of traditional knowledge in two places in Bolivia.

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The art of implementation : gender strategies transforming national and regional climate change decision making

This publication shares IUCN's experiences in developing the world's first gender-responsive national strategies and roadmaps on climate change.

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Promoting local innovations (PLI) for community-based climate change adaptation in coastal areas : a facilitator's guide to the PLI workshop

This facilitator’s guide for the Promoting Local Innovations (PLI) workshop has been developed to provide conservation and development practitioners working with coastal communities with an interactive and participatory tool that they can use to promote local innovations for climate change adapta

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Les herbiers de Magnoliophytes marines de Méditerranée : résilience et contribution à l’atténuation des changements climatiques

Ce document est un rapport technique relatif à l’état de la question dans le bassin méditerranéen. Il décrit les spécificités de la mer Méditerranée et le phénomène du changement climatique observé à l’échelle de cette région.

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El cambio climático en los Andes y la Amazonía : preguntas frecuentes

Qué es el cambio climático, cómo se produce, cómo nos afecta. Qué es el conocimiento tradicional y por qué es importante. Qué son los ecosistemas andino y amazónico y por qué son importantes. Qué respuestas tenemos para enfrentar al cambio climático.

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Our treasures at risk : World Heritage in times of climate change : contributions from youth messengers around the globe

This publication is dedicated to the topic of natural World Heritage. It explores how these outstanding sites can function as the flagships of protected areas and thereby support biodiversity conservation as well as human well-being.

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Mediterranean seagrass meadows : resilience and contribution to climate change mitigation, a short summary = Les herbiers de Magnoliophytes marines de Méditerranée : résilience et contribution à l’atténuation des changements climatiques, résumé

This document is a summary of the technical report on the current state of affairs in the Mediterranean basin. It describes the specific characteristics of the Mediterranean Sea and the phenemenon of climate change observed on the scale of this particular region.

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Las praderas de Magnoliofitas marinas del mar Mediterráneo : resiliencia y contribución a la mitigación del cambio climático, resumen = Mediterranean seagrass meadows : resilience and contribution to climate change mitigation, a short summary

Este documento es un resumen del informe técnico sobre esta temática en la cuenca mediterránea. Describe las especificidades del mar Mediterráneo y el fenómeno del cambio climático observado a escala de esta región.

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Adaptación basada en ecosistemas : una respuesta al cambio climático

Se trata del primer documento en español sobre el enfoque de Adaptación basada en Ecosistemas, que UICN promueve a escala mundial.

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Non IUCN Publication

A gestão da Amazônia

Claro e concreto na abordagem da complexidade amazônica, este livro tem como foco a gestão do grande bioma em seus múltiplos aspectos.

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Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on the Mediterranean Coastal Environment, MEDCOAST 11

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The economics of climate change in Zambia

This report explores the economic impact of climate change in Zambia through the assessment of six sectors, agriculture & food security, natural resources, water, energy, health, and infrastructure. The analysis is conducted via scenario planning. 

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Carbon credits from peatland rewetting : climate - biodiversity - land use

Belarus ranks 8th among the world's countries in terms of peatland CO2 emissions and occupies 3rd place in CO2-emissions per unit land area. In recent years, tens of thousands of hectares of drained peatlands in Belarus have been rewetted.

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Climate change adaptation policies in the framework of sustainable environmental management : an emphasis on countries in transition

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Biodiversity and ecosystem insecurity : a planet in peril

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Climate change in the Pacific : scientific assessment and new research : volume 1 : regional overview

Climate Change in the Pacific is a rigorously researched, peer-reviewed scientific assessment of the climate of the western Pacific region.

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Climate change in the Pacific : scientific assessment and new research : volume 2 : country reports

Climate Change in the Pacific is a rigorously researched, peer-reviewed scientific assessment of the climate of the western Pacific region.

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Informe global de la corrupción : cambio climático

El libro ofrece análisis esenciales que ayudarán a los responsables de la adopción de políticas, profesionales y otros actores relevantes a comprender los riesgos y desarrollar respuestas efectivas en un momento crítico, en el cual se están sentando las bases de la arquitectura de la gobernabilid

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Le rapport mondial sur la corruption : le changement climatique

Cet ouvrage fournit une analyse essentielle pour aider les responsables politiques, les professionnels et les autres parties prenantes à comprendre les risques et concevoir des solutions efficaces à un moment critique où l’architecture principale de la gouvernance climatique mondiale est en cours

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Global corruption report : climate change

This book provides essential analysis to help policy-makers, practitioners and other stakeholders understand risks and develop effective responses at a critical moment when the main architecture for climate governance is being developed.

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Climate action : assisting business towards carbon neutrality

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Biotechnologies for agricultural development

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In search of biohappiness : biodiversity and food, health and livelihood security

This book describes how an era of biohappiness, based on the conservation and sustainable and equitable use of biodiversity, can be launched.

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Catalysing climate finance : a guidebook on policy and financing options to support green, low-emission and climate-resilient development

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Ecological effects of marine managed areas

Scientists used a network of interdisciplinary studies to investigate the ecological effects of marine managed areas (MMAs) dispersed widely across the tropics.

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Assuring food security in developing countries under the challenges of climate change : key trade and development issues of a fundamental transformation of agriculture

For a large number of developing countries, agriculture remains the single most important sector. Climate change has the potential to damage irreversibly the natural resource base on which agriculture depends, with grave consequences for food security.

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Adapting to climate change : UNDP-GEF initiatives financed by the Least Developed Countries Fund, Special Climate Change Fund and Strategic Priority on Adaptation

This report is a comprehensive overview of country-led efforts on climate change adaptation supported by the UNDP-GEF partnership with financing from the GEF-managed LDCF, SCCF and SPA funds.

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UNEP year book 2011 : emerging issues in our global environment

The Year Book’s overview of events and developments during 2010 shows how cutting edge science reveals new opportunities to mitigate climate change while improving air quality. Stimulated by technological innovation and green investments, renewable energy supply is growing rapidly.

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IUCN Grey Literature

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

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

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

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Soluções naturais : as áreas protegidas ajudam as populações a lidar com as alterações climáticas

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