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IUCN Publication

The Sixaola River Basin, Costa Rica/Panama

The interdisciplinary situation analysis (ISA) presented in this document is the first of its kind and pilots various analyses of secondary data that may be drawn upon to inform the second phase of the landscape assessment, which involves primary data collection.

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2016
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Ocean warming : causes, scale, effects and consequences

Ocean warming may well turn out to be the greatest hidden challenge of our generation. This report represents the most comprehensive review to date on ocean warming.

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2016
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Explaining ocean warming

Ocean warming may well turn out to be the greatest hidden challenge of our generation. This report represents the most comprehensive review to date on ocean warming.

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2016
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Conservation status of biodiversity important for Bribri food and nutritional security

In this discussion paper, we undertook an analysis guided by three questions relevant to food and nutritional security for the project site of Sixaola on the Costa Rica – Panama border.

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2016
IUCN Publication

Enhancing food security through forest landscape restoration

The case studies from Brazil, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guatemala, the Philippines and Viet Nam highlight how forest landscape restoration (FLR) interventions enhance food security.

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2015
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Human dependency on nature framework

The objective of this background paper is to report on qualitative social sciences frameworks, and mixed methodologies, that could be incorporated into the HDNF assessment tool.

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2014
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Managing water and agroecosystems for food security

Water protection, food production, and ecosystem health are worldwide issues, and understanding the links between water, food production and ecosystems is important to the health of all three. This book shows how sustainable ecosystems are essential for water management and food production.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Climate-smart agriculture sourcebook

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2013
IUCN Publication

Políticas de seguridad alimentaria : su conexión con los ecosistemas

Los bienes y servicios que proveen los ecosistemas hacen una contribución fundamental a la seguridad alimentaria ya que prestan apoyo a la disponibilidad, el acceso y el uso de los alimentos y mediante el refuerzo de la estabilidad de los sistemas alimentarios.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Politiques de sécurité alimentaire : établir des liens avec les écosystèmes

Les biens et les services écosystémiques contribuent de manière déterminante à la sécurité alimentaire en soutenant la disponibilité, l’accès et l’utilisation des aliments et en renforçant la stabilité des systèmes alimentaires.

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2013
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Food security policies : making the ecosystem connections

Ecosystem goods and services make critical contributions to food security by supporting the availability, access and use of foods, and by strengthening the stability of food systems.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

State of food insecurity in the world : economic growth is necessary but not sufficient to accelerate reduction of hunger and malnutrition

The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2012 presents new estimates of undernourishment based on a revised and improved methodology.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Food and agriculture : the future of sustainability

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

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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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Climate action : assisting business towards carbon neutrality

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2011
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State of food insecurity in the world : how does international price volatility affect domestic economies and food security?

This edition of The State of Food Insecurity in the World focuses on food price volatility.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Biotechnologies for agricultural development

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Global food losses and food waste : extent, causes and prevention

This publication is based on studies carried out from August 2010 to January 2011 by The Swedish Institute for Food and Biotechnology (SIK) on request from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

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
Non IUCN Publication

Water for food : innovative water management technologies for food security and poverty alleviation

Can agricultural water management (AWM) technologies provide innovative solutions that can help to meet this challenge of feeding a growing, mostly disadvantaged, population by producing more food but with fewer resources?

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2011
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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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2011
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Making integrated food-energy systems work for people and climate change : an overview

The concept of Integrated Food and Energy Systems (IFES) as such is not new. Simple integration of food and energy production at both small and large scales has shown many successful results.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

State of food and agriculture

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2011
IUCN Publication

Forum national sur la diversité biologique au Burkina Faso : synthèse des résultats

L’objectif global du forum était de favoriser la prise de conscience sur l’état et l’importance de la biodiversité et des forêts et un partage d’expériences de capitalisation des données, de conservation et de valorisation de la diversité biologique (animale, végétale), in situ et /ou ex situ au

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Sustainable consumption and production in the Asia-Pacific region : effective responses in a resource constrained world

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

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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2010
Non IUCN Publication

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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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Report of the Inception Workshop of the FAO Extrabudgetary Programme on Fisheries and Aquaculture for Poverty Alleviation and Food Security, Rome, 27-30 October 2009

The Inception Workshop of the FAO Extrabudgetary Programme on Fisheries and Aquaculture for Poverty Alleviation and Food Security (Rome, 27–30 October 2009) was held to generate inputs and guidance to the contents and process of developing an assistance programme for fisheries and aquaculture enc

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Contribution of NTFPs (non-timber forest products) to livelihood in Upper Humla, Nepal

Humla is a remote and mountainous district situated in the north-west corner of Nepal, bordering with China.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Comparing food and cash transfers to the ultra poor in Bangladesh

Bangladesh has some social safety net programs that transfer food to the poor, some that transfer cash, and some that provide a combination of both. This study evaluates the relative impacts of food and cash transfers on food security and livelihood outcomes among the ultra poor in Bangladesh.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Climate change in the African drylands : options and opportunities for adaptation and mitigation

This paper highlights the climate change mitigation potential of the African drylands and lays out various paths towards adaptation which should be supported to reduce the vulnerability of dryland populations and increase their food security.

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Global environmental change : the threat to human health

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

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
Non IUCN Publication

TVEAP climate change films compilation

Films included in this compilation are "Mekong: Watch That River!" (2009); "Small Islands, Big Impact" (2009); "South Asia: Crowded Land, Drying Rivers" (2009); and "Yellow River Blues" (2009).

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Climate change and food security : a framework document

This document provides background information on the interrelationship between climate change and food security, and ways to deal with the new threat.

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2008
Non IUCN Publication

The state of the world's animal genetic resources for food and agriculture : in brief

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2007
Non IUCN Publication

The state of the world's animal genetic resources for food and agriculture

The State of the World’s Animal Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture is the first global assessment of livestock biodiversity.

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2007
Non IUCN Publication

Global plan of action for animal genetic resources and the Interlaken Declaration

This publication includes 23 strategic priorities for action to promote the wise management of animal genetic resources and is the outcome of a country-driven process of reporting, analysis and discussion, which also resulted in the preparation of The State of the World's Animal Genetic Reso

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2007
Non IUCN Publication

Climate risk management in Africa : learning from practice

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2007
IUCN Publication

Agroecology and the struggle for food sovereignty in the Americas

This book seeks to: 1.examine the political, economic, cultural, and ecological dimensions of food sovereignty 2.generate and exchange technically informed and practically applicable knowledge 3.provide an interactive space for the formation of cross-cultural alliances between the U.S.

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2006
Non IUCN Publication

Biotechnology, agriculture and food security in Southern Africa

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2005
Non IUCN Publication

Food policy for the poor : expanding research frontiers. Highlights from 30 years of IFPRI research

The compendium shows how the scope of research has evolved at IFPRI, as well as in the wider development community.

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2005
Non IUCN Publication

Building on gender, agrobiodiversity and local knowledge : a training manual

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2005
IUCN Grey Literature

Let it reign : the new water paradigm for global food security

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2005
IUCN Publication

Food safety in the new member states : implementation of the acquis communautaire and communication to farmers and consumers

Since 2004, the ten new Member States of the European Union found themselves in a new political and legal environment.

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2005
IUCN Publication

Let it reign : the new water paradigm for global food security

For the 13th meeting of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-13), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) commissioned the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) to produce this report.

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2005
Non IUCN Publication

Africa's food and nutrition security situation : where are we and how did we get there?

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2004
Non IUCN Publication

The case for a GM-free sustainable world

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2003
Non IUCN Publication

Ending hunger in our lifetime : food security and globalization

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2003
Non IUCN Publication

Biomimicry : innovation inspired by nature

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2002

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