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IUCN Publication

Restoration of forest ecosystems and landscapes as contribution to the Aichi Biodiversity Targets

This document provides information on how implementing forest landscape restoration (FLR) at the jurisdictional and national level can offer countries a way to recover degraded forests and bring back key forest ecosystem functionalities in a way that will increase biodiversity levels in a landsca

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2016
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Panorama des services écologiques fournis par les milieux naturels en France, vol. 2.1 : les écosystèmes forestiers

Suite au 1er volume « contexte et enjeux » des services écologiques, le Comité français de l’UICN publie 6 brochures présentant les services écologiques fournis par 6 grands types d’écosystèmes français (métropole et outre-mer) présentés selon les 4 catégories définies dans le Millennium Ecosyste

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2014
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Genetic considerations in ecosystem restoration using native tree species

One of the major and growing environmental challenges of the 21st century will be the rehabilitation and restoration of forests and degraded lands. But the success of such restoration requires careful planning.

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2014
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Safe havens : protected areas for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation

This publication presents 18 case studies to demonstrate how Protected Areas (PAs) can be better managed for disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA).

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2014
IUCN Publication

Comment aborder la REDD+ au Cameroun : contexte, enjeux et options pour une stratégie nationale

Le Cameroun, à l’instar d’autres pays du Bassin du Congo, subit de plein fouet les effets environnementaux, sociaux et économico-dévastateurs des changements climatiques, généralement provoqués par la déforestation, la dégradation et la fragmentation des forêts.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Plano estratégico : para um complexo de áreas protegidas transfronteiriças nos ecossistemas do Mayombe

A elaboração do Plano estratégico dos ecossistemas florestais do Mayombe está baseada na estrutura geral utilizada no Plano estratégico da Rede das áreas protegidas transfronteiriças do Albertine Rift Central (2006).

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2013
IUCN Publication

Strategic plan : towards a transboundary protected area complex in the Mayombe forest ecosystems

This strategic plan is adapted to the Mayombe forest initiative’s specific conditions, identified threats and priorities, and information availability. Lessons learned from other experience of other TFCAs/TPAs in the region were also assimilated.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Plan stratégique : vers un complexe d'aires protégées transfrontalières dans les écosystèmes forestiers du Mayombe

L'élaboration du Plan stratégique transfrontalier des écosystèmes forestiers du Mayombe est basée sur la structure générale utilisée dans le Plan stratégique du Réseau des aires protégées transfrontalières du Rift Albertin central (2006).

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Managing forests as complex adaptive systems : building resilience to the challenge of global change

This book links the emerging concepts of complexity, complex adaptive system (CAS) and resilience to forest ecology and management. It explores how these concepts can be applied in various forest biomes of the world with their different ecological, economic and social settings, and history.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Forest management and climate change

This document was written to facilitate the preparation of the guidelines that FAO is preparing to assist forest managers to understand, assess and implement climate change mitigation and adaptation measures.

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2012
IUCN Grey Literature

Vers un complexe d'aires protégées transfrontalières dans la forêt du Mayombe

Ce rapport présente les résultats de deux études thématiques: d’une part le potentiel écologique pour l'identification des corridors dans la zone APT (Aire Protégée Transfrontalière) du Mayombe et, d’autre part, le potentiel écologique pour la délimitation d’AP (Aires Protégées) au sein même de l

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Beach forests species and mangrove associates in the Philippines

This book aims to introduce beach forest species and mangrove associates to researchers and the general public alike, and to describe their traditional and commercial uses based on recent research and older literature.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Life on Fiji's mangrove trees

The mangrove ecosystem is amongst the worlds richest in terms of its biodiversity. In Fiji, there are eight tree species that make up the mangrove forest. Life on Fiji’s Mangrove Trees is an Environment Science reader for school students in Fiji and other Pacific Islands.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Principios y práctica de la restauración del paisaje forestal : estudios de caso en las zonas secas de América Latina

Este libro presenta los resultados de un proyecto de investigación internacional que fue expresamente diseñado para examinar la aplicación de la estauración del paisaje forestal (RPF) a los ecosistemas forestales de las zonas secas de América Latina.

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2011
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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
IUCN Publication

Principles and practice of forest landscape restoration : case studies from the drylands of Latin America

This book presents the results of an international research project, which was designed explicitly to examine application of the forest landscape restoration (FLR) approach to dryland forest ecosystems in Latin America.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Dem Geheimnis Wald auf der Spur : das Schweizerische Landesforstinventar = Sur les traces du mystère de la forêt : l'Inventaire Forestier National suisse = Alla scoperta dei misteri del bosco : l'Inventario Forestale Nazionale svizzero

Ils parcourent les forêts les plus éloignées, mesurent les arbres et analysent même la forêt à vol d'oiseau -- ce sont les équipes de l'Inventaire Forestier National (IFN). L'IFN informe sur l'état, le développement et les fonctions de la forêt Suisse.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Assessing biodiversity in Europe : the 2010 report

This report considers the status and trends of pan-European biodiversity in a range of ecosystems, and the implications of these trends for biodiversity management policy and practice.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Enhancing sustainable use of biodiversity through the Satoyama Initiative (Japanese version)

This paper describes the Satoyama Initiative, which has been promoted by the Ministry of the Environment of the Government of Japan and United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies for discussion at CBD COP10.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Enhancing sustainable use of biodiversity through the Satoyama Initiative

This paper describes the Satoyama Initiative, which has been promoted by the Ministry of the Environment of the Government of Japan and United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies for discussion at CBD COP10.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Green carbon : the role of natural forests in carbon storage : part 1 : a green carbon account of Australia's south-eastern eucalypt forests, and policy implications

The colour of carbon matters. Green carbon is the carbon stored in the plants and soil of natural ecosystems and is a vital part of the global carbon cycle.

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2008
Non IUCN Publication

Participatory research in conservation and rural livelihoods : doing science together

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2008
IUCN Publication

The forest landscape restoration handbook (Chinese version)

The first practical hands-on guide to repairing the damage done by irresponsible forest activity, explaining how to increase the resilience of landscapes and the communities they support.

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2008
IUCN Publication

Statutory and customary forest rights and their governance implications : the case of Viet Nam

IUCN’s Strengthening Voices for Better Choices (SVBC) project aims to promote the adoption of improved forest governance arrangements in Viet Nam and five other tropical forest countries in Asia, Africa and South America.

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2008
IUCN Publication

Adapting to global change : Mediterranean forests

This book, in English, French and Spanish, provides an overview of the Mediterranean forest conservation and management challenges posed by climate change.

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2008
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Amazon your business : opportunities and solutions in the rainforest

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2007
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A global network of forest protected areas under the CBD : opportunities and challenges

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2007
IUCN Publication

State of Lebanon's forests 2007

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2007
IUCN Publication

The forest landscape restoration handbook

The first practical hands-on guide to repairing the damage done by irresponsible forest activity, explaining how to increase the resilience of landscapes and the communities they support.

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2007
IUCN Publication

Forest quality : assessing forests at a landscape scale

In this groundbreaking text, forest quality is discussed as a useful new concept in forest conservation and management. Three main assessment criteria are used: authenticity, environmental benefits, and social and economic benefits.

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2006
IUCN Publication

Building partnerships for forest conservation and management in Russia

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2006
IUCN Publication

Forests and protected areas : guidance on the use of the IUCN protected area management categories

Protected areas are the cornerstone of virtually all national and international conservation policies. About 10% of the world’s forests are to be found in protected areas, and Forest Protected Areas make a critical contribution to conservation.

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2006
Non IUCN Publication

Le Programme de rémunération des fonctions écologiques : une histoire de succès dans le développement durable au Costa Rica. FONAFIO plus d'une décennie d'action

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2005
IUCN Publication

Restauration des paysages forestiers : une vision plus large des forêts d'Afrique de l'Ouest

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2005
IUCN Publication

Balancing the returns to catchment management : the economic value of conserving natural forests in Sekong, Lao PDR

The socio-economic development plan for Sekong mentions increasing forest cover as one of its major objectives. This study focuses on natural regeneration (NFR) forests and what it would cost the country if NFR schemes were not undertaken.

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2005
IUCN Publication

Forest landscape restoration : broadening the vision of West African forests

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2005
Non IUCN Publication

Cercetari privind biodiversitatea unor ecosisteme forestiere din Dobrogea de nord

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2004
IUCN Grey Literature

The World Heritage List : future priorities for a credible and complete list of natural and mixed sites

The strategy paper analyses the coverage of the world’s existing natural and mixed World Heritage (WH) sites and sets out some indicative future priorities.

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2004
IUCN Grey Literature

Report of the World Heritage Boreal Zone Workshop, held in St. Petersburg, Russia, 10-13 October 2003

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2004
IUCN Grey Literature

Proceedings of the World Heritage Boreal Zone Workshop, held in St. Petersburg, Russia, 10-13 October 2003

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2004
IUCN Publication

Communicating biodiversity conservation to forest owners in East-Central Europe : major issues and model communication strategies

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2004
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Mountains in the mist : discovering cloud forests

Have you ever heard of cloud forests? These intriguing ecosystems only represent 2% of the world’s tropical forests. And yet, they are important treasure houses of biodiversity and suppliers of large volumes of high-quality stream-flow.

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2004
Non IUCN Publication

Biodiversity and the ecosystem approach in agriculture, forestry and fisheries

This publication is the proceedings for a satellite event on Biodiversity and the Ecosystem Approach in Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, held on the occasion of the Ninth Regular Session of the Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, in FAO, Rome, 12-13 October 2002.

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2003
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Conserving forest biodiversity : threats, solutions and experiences

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2003
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A conflict of interests : the uncertain future of Burma's forests

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2003
IUCN Grey Literature

The boreal forest study : finding exceptional protected area sites in the boreal ecozone that could merit World Heritage Status : consultation draft, February 2003 Compiled

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2003
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Review of the status and trends of, and major threats to, forest biological diversity

This comprehensive review of forest biological diversity is an important contribution to the international debate on conservation and sustainable use of forest biodiversity.

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2002
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Vivian's legacy in Switzerland : impacts of windthrow on forest dynamics

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2002
IUCN Publication

The wellbeing of forests : an e-tool for assessing environmental and social sustainability

This report brings together 27 indicators of human and ecosystem wellbeing using IUCN's pioneering Sustainability Assessment method.

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2002

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