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

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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

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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

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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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IUCN’'s position on selected issues on the agenda

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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 Isla de Reuni

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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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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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