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Enterprising nature

This book tracks the rise of a powerful idea in global biodiversity conservation.

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2016
IUCN Publication

Global biodiversity finance : the case for international payments for ecosystem services

Global spending on nature conservation is currently estimated at around US$50 billion per year. Most of this is public money, yet even this is far from sufficient to maintain biodiversity and the ecosystem services upon which our economies, livelihoods and well-being depend.

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2014
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L'économie des écosystèmes et de la biodiversité pour l'eau et les zones humides : résumé

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2013
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity for water and wetlands : executive summary

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2013
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity for water and wetlands

This report presents insights on both critical water-related ecosystem services and also on the wider ecosystem services from wetlands. The objective is encourage additional policy momentum, business commitment, and investment in the conservation, restoration, and wise use of wetlands.

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2013
IUCN Grey Literature

Investing in ecosystems as water infrastructure

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2012
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Fishing and tourism in the Vanuatu economy

This report focuses on the role and importance of the fishing and tourism industries in Vanuatu’s economy. The report begins by presenting an overview of the country, its economy, and the fishing and tourism industries.

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2012
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Fishing and tourism in the Fijian economy

This report presents an overview of the economy of Fiji with an emphasis on the fishing and tourism industries and their contributions to the broader economy.

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2012
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Integrating economics into resource and environmental management : some recent experiences in the Pacific

In 2009, IUCN-Oceania Regional Office in partnership with SOPAC and SPC established the Pacific Resource and Environmental Economics Network (PREEN).

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2011
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Guide to corporate ecosystem valuation : a framework for improving corporate decision-making

Ecosystem valuation is a complex topic with extensive jargon and rapidly evolving techniques. Although a multitude of related guidelines already exist, none cater directly for the needs of business.

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2011
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Blue economy : 10 years, 100 innovations, 100 million jobs

The book expresses the ultimate aim that a Blue Economy business model will shift society from scarcity to abundance "with what we have", by tackling issues that cause environmental and related problems in new ways.

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2010
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Living planet report 2010 : biodiversity, biocapacity and development

The Living Planet Report relates the Living Planet Index – a measure of the health of the world's biodiversity – to the Ecological Footprint and the Water Footprint – measures of humanity's demands on the Earth's natural resources.

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2010
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Paying for biodiversity : enhancing the cost-effectiveness of payments for ecosystem services

Biodiversity and ecosystem services provide tangible benefits for society, such as food provisioning, water purification, genetic resources or climate regulation. These services provide critical life support functions and contribute to human health, well being and economic growth.

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2010
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A Economia da Biosfera : limites naturais estimulam a criatividade, a inovação e o crescimento

Seja bem-vindo à Economia da Biosfera. O que se segue é um informe econômico sobre uma das indústrias que mais prosperarão nas próximas décadas: os serviços ecossistêmicos.

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2010
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La Economía de la Biosfera : los límites de la naturaleza estimulan la creatividad, la innovación y el crecimiento

Bienvenido a la Economía de la Biosfera. Lo que sigue es un informe económico sobre una de las industrias que más prosperarán en las próximas décadas: los servicios ecosistémicos.

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2010
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The biosphere economy : natural limits can spur creativity, innovation and growth

The Biosphere Economy is a business brief on one of the great boom industries of the coming decades: ecosystem services. The brief draws on ongoing work by Volans, funded by the Tellus Mater Foundation and is designed as a key input to a global business agenda for action.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Stratégie de mobilisation des ressources (Agenda item 4.4)

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2010
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La Estragegia [Estrategia] para la movilización de recursos (Tema 4.4 del Programa provisional)

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2010
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Strategy for resource mobilization (Agenda item 4.4)

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

A guidebook for IUCN's thematic programme area on greening the world economy (TPA5)

This guide is intended to offer an overview of available literature relating to the main topics covered by IUCN’s Thematic Programme Area on Greening the World Economy (TPA5). It is a compilation of papers, reports, and articles that can be freely accessed on the internet.

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2010
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity : TEEB for local and regional policy makers

This report is planned to be a useful advisory tool for local and regional policymakers, administrators and managers. The information in this report will also be of interest to organisations such as NGOs, regulatory bodies, permitting agencies and the judicial system.

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2010
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity : ecological and economic foundations

The TEEB study is underpinned by an assessment of state-of-the-art science and economics. The goal is to provide the conceptual foundation to link economics and ecology and to posit a paradigm of the relationship between biodiversity and ecosystem services.

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2010
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity : a quick guide to TEEB for local and regional policy makers

The TEEB for Local and Regional Policy Makers was released on September 9, 2010, and includes overviews to the various chapters of the full TEEB for Local and Regional Policy Makers Report (available from Earthscan or by chapter from the following address:

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2010
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity : mainstreaming the economics of nature : a synthesis of the approach, conclusions and recommendations of TEEB

The aim of this synthesis is to highlight and illustrate the approach adopted by TEEB: namely to show how economic concepts and tools can help equip society with the means to incorporate the values of nature into decision making at all levels.

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2010
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TEEB : the economics of ecosystems and biodiversity report for business : executive summary

This report provides a summary for the business community, illustrated with examples from a range of companies and sectors. It asks: what are the risks and opportunities to business of ecological change? What is business currently doing about biodiversity and ecosystem services?

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2010
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Fair miles : recharting the food miles map

This pocketbook delves into the realities of the produce trade between Africa and the UK, examining both sides of the equation in search of a diet that is ethically, as well as nutritionally, balanced.

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2009
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Tropical forest conservation : attitudes and preferences

This paper applies contingent valuation to assess public awareness of tropical deforestation; to investigate the willingness to pay (WTP) to conserve tropical forests; and to determine the impact of the payment vehicle on the stated willingness to pay.

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2009
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity : TEEB for policy makers : responding to the value of nature

This publication is the executive summary for a full report which demonstrates the value of ecosystems and biodiversity to the economy, to society and to individuals. It underlines the urgency of action, as well as the benefits and opportunities that will arise as a result of taking such action.

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2009
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Environmental fiscal reform in Abbottabad : revenue and expenditure

This report is part of a series of investigations to determine whether pro-poor environmental fiscal reform can be designed and implemented in key sectors in the district of Abbottabad. This preliminary study aims to assess the current status of drinking water services in the district.

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2009
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity : climate issues update

This TEEB report presents a sub-set of early conclusions which relate to climate change.

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2009
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Para valorar lo que valoramos : valoración multicriterio y valor económico total de Gandoca-Manzanillo (Costa Rica) y San San Pond Sak (Panamá)

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2009
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A gateway to payments for ecosystem services : using payments for ecosystem services for livelihoods and landscapes

The main objective of this work is to provide an introduction and sense of direction into the complicated world of Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES). It by no means intends to serve as a comprehensive overview of this vast field.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Financing the stewardship of global biodiversity

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2008
IUCN Grey Literature

Designing payments for ecosystem services : report from the East Asian Regional Workshop (Hanoi, April 2008)

This report presents the proceedings of the workshop, held in Hanoi and attended by participants representing GEF International Waters projects and partner institutions from governments and NGOs.

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2008
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity (TEEB) : an interim report

The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity Interim Report, a first assessment stemming from a G8+5 initiative sponsored by Germany and the European Commission, points to the growing pressures on biodiversity and ecosystem services across the world and the need for improved valuation metrics for

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2008
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A gateway to PES : using payments for ecosystem services for livelihoods and landscapes

The main objective of this work is to provide an introduction and sense of direction (i.e. a “Gateway”) into the complicated world of Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES). It by no means intends to serve as a comprehensive overview of this vast field.

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2008
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Understanding the private demand for international ecosystem services : public attitudes and preferences towards REDD : final report

This study focused specifically on one perceived opportunity for developing IPES, namely the concept of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD).

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2008
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Building biodiversity business (Japanese version)

The challenge of building biodiversity business is not trivial. Biodiversity is still largely neglected by private finance.

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2008
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Building biodiversity business

The challenge of building biodiversity business is not trivial. Biodiversity is still largely neglected by private finance.

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2008
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Valuing the environment in small islands : an environmental economics toolkit

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2007
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Policies for a better environment : progress in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia

This book provides a review of progress in achieving the EECCA Environment Strategy's objectives, and provides a solid analytical base for discussions on future environmental co-operation between EECCA countries and their partners.

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2007
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Biodiversity economics : principles, methods and applications

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2007
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Business & biodiversity : a guide for Netherlands based entreprises operating internationally

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2007
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Evaluación de impacto ambiental para Centroamérica, tomo 7 : ambiente y comercio

Esta es una publicación periódica sobre temas relacionados con la evaluación de impacto ambiental.

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2007
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Valoración económica, ecológica y ambiental : análisis de casos en Iberoamérica

Recopilación de casos de valoración económica de diferentes regiones de Iberoamérica, entre ellos España, Centroamérica, Suramérica y el Caribe. Se basa en dos grandes enfoques: la economía ambiental y ecológica.

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2007
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Handbook on contingent valuation

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2006
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Evaluación de impacto ambiental para Centroamérica, tomo 6 : sector privado y evaluación de impacto ambiental

Por medio de un conjunto de artículos se reflexiona sobre el papel que cumple el sector privado como uno de los actores que intervienen en el proceso de la Evaluación de Impacto Ambiental.

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2006
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Investing in nature : case studies of land conservation in collaboration with business

One of the world's greatest treasures is its land. To protect that land for the future, a group of dedicated environmental entrepreneurs is pioneering a new set of tools for land conservation deals.

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2005
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Environmental fiscal reform : what should be done and how to achieve it

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2005
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Economics for collaborative environmental management : renegotiating the commons

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2005

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