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IUCN Grey Literature

Solutions in focus : community-led successes in marine conservation

This booklet is part of a series of compilations assembling PANORAMA solution case studies on a defined topic. “Solutions in Focus” zooms in on a topic of interest covered by PANORAMA, allowing to explore common elements and shared learnings across success stories.

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2018
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Global forest governance and climate change

This edited collection assesses governance in forestry programmes and projects, including REDD+ governance.

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2018
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Ramsar et la Convention du patrimoine mondial : au confluent du succès

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2017
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Las Convenciones de Ramsar y del Patrimonio Mundial, convergiendo hacia el éxito

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2017
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Ramsar and World Heritage Conventions : converging towards success

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2017
IUCN Publication

Policy matters : from solutions to resolutions : a new social compact for just and effective conservation of biodiversity

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2016
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The power of maps

Participatory 3D modelling (P3DM) is one of the most remarkable innovations of the late 20th century. This volume bears testimony to the multiple uses and values of P3DM.

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2016
IUCN Publication

Technical guidelines for the design and management of participatory connectivity conservation and restoration projects at the landscape scale in Latin America

This document recounts the authors’ experience in participatory conservation processes that seek terrestrial biodiversity connectivity. It synthesizes at least a decade of research and practice.

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2016
IUCN Publication

A reef manager’s guide to fostering community stewardship

This guide has been written to inspire and empower reef managers and community leaders to develop reef stewardship programs. Stewardship is a way of empowering local communities to take a more active role in sustaining the natural resources on which they depend.

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2016
IUCN Publication

RFGI handbook II : implementing improved natural resource governance in practice

This Responsive Forest Governance Initiative Handbook defines basic democratic concepts and explains how democratic governance works. It then lays out responsive forest governance principles to be used when working with local government, parallelorganizations, and citizens.

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2016
IUCN Grey Literature

Diagnóstico participativo para el plan de manejo de pastos y agua de la comunidad de Miraflores, Yauyos, Lima

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2015
IUCN Grey Literature

Diagnóstico participativo para el plan de manejo de pastos y agua de la comunidad de Canchayllo, Jauja, Junín

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2015
IUCN Publication

Protocolo para la elaboración de un plan de gestión territorial en México

El presente documento propone un protocolo para la elaboración de Planes de Gestión Territorial, en donde se incluyen las actividades REDD+ y/o de restauración del paisaje en México.

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2015
IUCN Publication

REDD stakeholder consultation

The Responsive Forest Governance Initiative (RFGI) is an Africa-wide environmental-governance research and training program focusing on enabling responsive and accountable decentralization to strengthen the representation of forest-based rural people in local-government decision making.

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2015
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Management manual for UNESCO biosphere reserves in Africa : field version

UNESCO biosphere reserves are regions that resemble protected areas, but go far beyond mere protection.

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2015
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Guide de gestion des réserves de biosphère de l'UNESCO en Afrique

UNESCO biosphere reserves are regions that resemble protected areas, but go far beyond mere protection.

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2015
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Management manual for UNESCO biosphere reserves in Africa

UNESCO biosphere reserves are regions that resemble protected areas, but go far beyond mere protection.

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2015
IUCN Publication

African solutions in a rapidly changing world = Solutions africaines dans un monde qui change rapidement

In this publication, several case studies from the African continent illustrate the "nature-based solutions" approach and offer hope that effective solutions to the climate change dilemma can be addressed through local responses that also achieve mutual benefits for biodiversity conservation and

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2015
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REDD+ institutional choices and the implications for local democracy in the Kasigau Corridor, Kenya

The Responsive Forest Governance Initiative (RFGI) is an Africa-wide environmental-governance research and training program focusing on enabling responsive and accountable decentralization to strengthen the representation of forest-based rural people in local-government decision making.

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2015
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The illusion of democratic representation in the REDD readiness consultation process in Ghana

The Responsive Forest Governance Initiative (RFGI) is an Africa-wide environmental-governance research and training program focusing on enabling responsive and accountable decentralization to strengthen the representation of forest-based rural people in local-government decision making.

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2015
IUCN Publication

Représentation locale compromise dans la gestion de la rente forestière communautaire au sud-est Cameroun

The Responsive Forest Governance Initiative (RFGI) is an Africa-wide environmental-governance research and training program focusing on enabling responsive and accountable decentralization to strengthen the representation of forest-based rural people in local-government decision making.

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2015
IUCN Publication

Zonage des terres, conservation des paysages et représentation locale déboîtée en RD Congo

The Responsive Forest Governance Initiative (RFGI) is an Africa-wide environmental-governance research and training program focusing on enabling responsive and accountable decentralization to strengthen the representation of forest-based rural people in local-government decision making.

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2015
Non IUCN Publication

Tools for supporting sustainable natural resource management and livelihoods

Participatory Learning and Action is the world's leading informal journal on participatory approaches and methods.

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2013
IUCN Publication

El clima cambia, cambia tú también : adaptación al cambio climático en comunidades del Chimborazo en Ecuador

Learn about traditional methods of agricultural production and water management of the Quechua indigenous communities located at the foot of Chimborazo volcano.

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2013
IUCN Publication

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

Learn about traditional practices related to the indigenous knowledge of “healing time”, including the performance of rituals for the seasonal cycles and the shamanistic management of the seasonal supply of wildlife of the Noyuya, Uitoto, Andoque, Yucana, Matapi and Muinane ethnic groups that liv

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Handling land : innovative tools for land governance and secure tenure

Everyone has a relationship to land, but not everyone's right to land is secure. The Global Land Tool Network (GLTN) recognizes that conventional ways of managing land are not realistically going to meet the needs of millions of people.

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2012
IUCN Publication

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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2012
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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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2012
IUCN Publication

Management of national parks and biodiversity conservation in Africa

This book analyzes the state and management of national parks in Africa. It discusses the state of ecosystems of national parks in the continent and assesses the capacity of environmental leadership and management to positively impact on biodiversity conservation in national pakrs.

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2012
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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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2012
IUCN Publication

Unusual partnerships : lessons for landscapes and livelihoods from the Doe Mae Salong landscape, Thailand

The Doi Mae Salong watershed in the north-west of Thailand is the headwater of the Mae Chan River, a tributary of the Mekong River. As such, it is an extremely important landscape for the economy of the region.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Conservation and sustainable development : linking practice and policy in Eastern Africa

This publication presents innovative ways that have been used to influence policy processes, from community pressure groups through elected and unelected leaders, to scientific discourse at the levels of directors of economic planning and conservation.

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2012
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Small changes for big impacts : lessons for landscapes and livelihoods from the Wassa Amenfi West Landscape, Ghana

This paper describes Livelihoods and Landscapes Strategy interventions in the Wassa Amenfi West Landscape in the western region of Ghana. The landscape extends over an area of about 120,000 ha. It is a mixed landscape with a variety of agricultural uses; the most important is cocoa farming.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Tacaná watersheds, Guatemala and Mexico : transboundary water governance and implementation of IWRM through local community action

Beginning with a grassroots approach to water management, increased knowledge and information and the improvement of environmental health and livelihoods, the region around the Tacaná volcano on the border of Guatemala and Mexico has shown the way forward in scaling up local level approaches to n

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2012
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Volta River Basin, Ghana and Burkina Faso : transboundary water management through multi-level participatory governance and community projects

In the Volta basin, WANI and partners have worked with riparian states to improve water governance and water management practices.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Visualizing sustainable landscapes : understanding and negotiating conservation and development trade-offs using visual techniques

The aim of this manual is to strengthen the community of practitioners who are using an innovative range of visual techniques in dealing with conservation and development situations.

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2012
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Community-investor business models : lessons from the oil palm sector in East Malaysia

Concerns about food and energy security, coupled with increasing returns from agriculture, have increased interest in agricultural investments in developing countries. Public debates about 'land grabbing' have questioned the socio-economic impacts of large-scale land acquisitions.

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2011
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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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2011
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Natural resource governance training manual

This Manual presents a framework, includes technical material for raising awareness, and provides basic education on governance in the context of natural resources, and is designed to target a wide audience.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Guidelines and manual : procedures for community-based fire management CBFiM, Ghana

This Manual is first and foremost a community tool to facilitate implementation of Ghana’ s National Wildfire Management Policy.

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2011
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Processus de mise en place du comité local de l'eau en queue de bassin versant de la Sirba : note de capitalisation

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2011
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Dialogue on environmental governance issues in craft villages in Bac Ninh Province, Viet Nam : a summary report

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2011
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CITES and CBNRM : proceedings of an international symposium on "The relevance of CBNRM to the conservation and sustainable use of CITES-listed species in exporting countries"

A symposium on community-based natural resource management (CBNRM) for the conservation of CITES-listed species was organized by the Austrian Ministry of the Environment and the European Commission in Vienna, Austria, in May 2010.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Module 1 : participatory planning, stakeholder participation and gender mainstreaming an integrated water resources management and development

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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2011
IUCN Publication

Community environment action planning : a guide for practitioners

Community Environmental Action Planning (CEAP) is a stripped-down and simple participatory approach that has been used successfully over several years, and in a variety of forms, to introduce a greater degree of participation into environmental planning.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Descobrindo o ambiente costeiro da África Ocidental : caderno dos conhecimentos

O Caderno dos Conhecimentos, preparado no quadro do Programa Regional de Educação Ambiental do PRCM, descreve o ambiente costeiro e marinho dos países implicados (Mauritânia, Cabo Verde, Senegal, Gâmbia, Guiné-Bissau, Guiné-Conacri, Serra Leoa).

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2011
IUCN Publication

Discovering the coastal and marine environment in West Africa : knowledge handbook

This knowledge handbook, produced in the framework of the Regional Environmental Education Programme of PRCM, describes the coastal and marine environment of the countries involved in this programme (Mauritania, Senegal, Cape Verde, The Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Guinea and Sierra Leone).

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2011
IUCN Publication

A la découverte de l'environnement côtier et marin en Afrique de l'Ouest : cahier de connaissances

Ce cahier des connaissances, réalisé dans le cadre du Programme régional d’éducation environnementale du PRCM, décrit l’environnement côtier et marin des pays couverts par le programme (Mauritanie, Cap Vert, Sénégal, Gambie, Guinée-Bissau, Guinée, Sierra Leone).

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

More people, more trees : environmental recovery in Africa = plus de gens, plus d'arbres : le rétablissement de l'environnement en Afrique

Over 20 years ago, concerned farmers’ groups in Kenya and Burkina Faso began to adopt new measures to conserve soil and water and to re-establish trees in their fields.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Community networking : a tool for circumventing weak governance in southern Thailand

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2010

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