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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
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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
IUCN Grey Literature

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

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Forum des ONG environnementales de l'Afrique de l'Ouest : rapport de capitalisation

Le présent document a pour objectif de rendre compte des formations, études de cas, discussions et échanges en tous genres qui, pendant quatre jours, ont largement nourri la réflexion pour une meilleure implication des ONG ouest-africains dans la conservation en général et la gestion des aires pr

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2010
IUCN Publication

La diversité bio-culturelle conservée par les peuples autochtones et les communautés locales : exemples et analyses

Les Territoires Autochtones de Conservation et les Aires du Patrimoine Autochtone et Communautaire — en bref, les APAC — font l'objet d'une Note d'information de l'UICN/CEESP présentée à la réunion SBSTTA de la CBD en mai 2010.

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2010
IUCN Publication

Diversidad biocultural conservada por pueblos indígenas y comunidades locales : ejemplos y análisis

Los territorios indígenas de conservación y las áreas conservadas por pueblos indígenas y comunidades locales — ICCA para abreviar — son el tema de una Nota Informativa de la UICN/CEESP presentada en el CDB SBSTTA en mayo de 2010.

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2010
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Bio-cultural diversity conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities : examples and analysis

Indigenous conservation territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities — ICCAs for short — are the subject of an IUCN/CEESP Briefing Note launched at CBD SBSTTA in May 2010.

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2010
IUCN Publication

Fortalecer lo que funciona : reconocimiento y apoyo a pueblos indígenas y comunidades locales en sus logros de conservación

Se espera que la presente Nota Informativa los oriente de manera sensible y respetuosa teniendo en cuento los muchos temas involucrados.

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2010
IUCN Publication

Renforcer ce qui fonctionne : reconnaître et soutenir les peuples autochtones et les communautés locales dans leurs exploits de conservation

Cette note d'information a pour objet d'aider les pays à reconnaître et à soutenir les territoires et les aires du patrimoine conservés par les peuples autochtones et les communautés locales (APAC), en restant sensibles et respectueux des nombreuses questions en cause.

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2010
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Strengthening what works : recognising and supporting the conservation achievements of indigenous peoples and local communities

This Briefing Note is intended to assist countries and policy-makers to recognise and support ICCAs (territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities) in a manner that is sensitive to and respectful of the many issues involved.

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2010
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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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2010
IUCN Publication

Partager le pouvoir : cogestion des ressources naturelles et gouvernance partagée de par le monde

Le processus collectif de compréhension et d’action par les communautés locales et d’autres acteurs sociaux se trouve au cœur de la « cogestion » des ressources naturelles.

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2010
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New directions for integrating environment and development in East Africa : key findings from consultations with stakeholders in Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda

This paper synthesizes the findings of a study carried out by Ecoagriculture Partners and the International Institute for Environment and Development on behalf of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation to explore opportunities for sustainable development in East Africa.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Power to the poor : sustainable energy at the base of the pyramid

Four billion people—over half of humanity—live on less than US$2 a day, effectively forming the bottom of the world economic pyramid. This majority may have minimal access to cash but they need, and will pay for, essential goods and services—including energy.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

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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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Gestion communautaire des ressources naturelles en Afrique : impacts, expériences et orientations futures

Impulsées par de nouvelles idées sur les mérites des régimes décentralisés de gouvernance collective des ressources et par les expériences créatives menées sur le terrain comme CAMPFIRE au Zimbabwe, ces approches communautaires ont évolué dans une variété de contextes écologiques, politiques et s

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Community management of natural resources in Africa : impacts, experiences and future directions

More than twenty years have passed since community-based natural resource management (CBNRM) rose to prominence in different parts of Africa as a strategy for rural development, local empowerment, and conservation.

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2009
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Community-based adaptation to climate change

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2009
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Towards food sovereignty

This paper describes how achieving food sovereignty will entail a fundamental shift away from the industrial and neo-liberal paradigm for food and agriculture towards more direct democracy and greater citizen participation in framing policies for food and agriculture; greater respect and inclusio

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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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2009
Non IUCN Publication

African Indigenous Peoples' Workshop on Effective Use of Information Communication Technology (ICTs) in Environmental Advocacy

The focus of the Windhoek conference was a sharing of experiences of how mapping and other participatory applications of geo-spatial information technology (GIT) can help empower indigenous peoples and rural communities to protect biodiversity and the natural resources on which they are reliant.<

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

From village to lagoon : the BMZ project in Puttalam, Sri Lanka

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

The water lily : a flagship species for local to global conservation

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Biodiversity for the people, by the people : assessment and monitoring in Southern Thailand

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Youth groups : exemplifying the reef to ridge approach

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2009
IUCN Publication

An integrated assessment for preliminary zoning of Peam Krasop Wildlife Sanctuary, Southwestern Cambodia

Peam Krasop Wildlife Sanctuary (PKWS) is one of the most significant coastal wildlife sanctuaries in Cambodia because it maintains a sizeable area of both mangrove forest and evergreen forest, as well as a number of globally threatened species.

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2009
IUCN Publication

Integrated Development Vision Handbook

Government of Pakistan set in motion the local governance system under the Local Government Ordinance (LGO) 2001, which introduced a three-tier system of governance at the district, tehsil and union council level.

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2009
IUCN Publication

Guía para la elaboración de planes de manejo de microcuencas

En esta Guía para la Elaboración de Planes de Manejo de Microcuencas encontrará un proceso que orienta y acompaña a los técnicos para garantizar la participación de la población en el manejo de las microcuencas por medio de los Consejos de Microcuencas.

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2009
IUCN Publication

Protejamos nuestros humedales! : guía práctica para aplicar la legislación ambiental relacionada con humedales en Nicaragua y Costa Rica

Como respuesta a la falta de información sobre el tema es que nace la iniciativa de elaborar por medio de un proceso participativo, un documento que de forma ilustrativa y sencilla explique las acciones que se deben tomar en caso de detectar daños ambientales en las comunidades, principalmente lo

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2009
IUCN Publication

Bois-énergie au Burkina Faso : consolidation des moyens d'existence durable (2006-2009)

Au Burkina Faso, le bois-énergie est encore la principale source énergétique des ménages et avec l’accroissement de la démographie et donc de la demande d’énergie dans les vingt prochaines années, la question de la gestion rationnelle des ressources forestières se pose donc.

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2009
IUCN Publication

In focus : Tanguar Haor

The Tanguar Haor, in northeastern Bangladesh, is part of a wetland/floodplain complex. During the monsoon season it is entirely under water. In the dry season waters recede into the rivers and cover about 25–30% of the area.

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2009
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Les aires communautaires en Afrique de l'Ouest : quelle contribution à la conservation ?

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2009
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Biodiversity conservation and response to climate variability at community level

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2009
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Small help, large gain : community action for environmental management

The Community Conservation Support Fund (CCSF) in Sri Lanka supports innovative, community-based and natural resources management initiatives with the help of small grants.

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2009
IUCN Publication

El clima está cambiando, mi vida también : 30 testimonios = The climate is changing, so is my life : 30 testimonies

The Sociedad de Derecho Ambiental in Peru documented the daily struggle of indigenous and local communities to adapt to the changing climate patterns.

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2009
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Project for improving water governance in the Volta basin : phase 1 completion report from July 2004 to September 2007

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2008
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Projet d'amélioration de la gouvernance de l'eau dans le bassin de la Volta : rapport de fin de phase 1 de juillet 2004 à septembre 2007

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2008
IUCN Publication

Diagnóstico de medios de vida y capitales de la comunidad de Humedales de Medio Queso, Los Chiles, Costa Rica.

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2008
Non IUCN Publication

Forests, people and power : the political ecology of reform in South Asia

In recent decades "participatory" approaches to forest management have been introduced around the world. This book assesses their implementation in the highly politicized environments of India and Nepal.

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2007
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Pacific genes & life patents : Pacific indigenous experiences & analysis of the commodification & ownership of life

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2007
IUCN Publication

Sharing power : a global guide to collaborative management of natural resources

At the heart of co-management of natural resources is a process of collective understanding and action by local communities and other social actors.

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2007
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Best Practices in Botswana for the Management of Natural Resources by Communities

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2007
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Communities and their natural resources : sharing experience and learning lessons in Eastern Africa

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2007
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Al Hima : a way of life

The Hima is a traditional system of resource tenure that has been practised for more than 1400 years in the Arabian Peninsula. It is the most widespread and longstanding indigenous/traditional conservation institution in the Middle East, and perhaps on Earth!

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2007
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Local action, global aspirations : the role of community conservation in achieving international goals for environment and development

The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment emphasises the inter-relationship between ecosystem health and human well-being. Most ecosystems are severely degraded and the services that they provide to society are diminishing.

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2006
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Guide to participatory tools for forest communities

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2006
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Field guide to the future : four ways for communities to think ahead

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2006
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Policy brief : building Viet Nam's protected areas system : policy and institutional innovations required for progress

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2006

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