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The process of institutional choice and recognition for decentralized forest management in charcoal-producing zones of Tambacounda, Senegal

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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Examining the democracy outcomes of environmental subsidiary

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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Resources, rents, representation and resistance

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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Evaluation and scoping of EU timber importers & imports from South America

The report focuses on timber trade from Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru and contributes to monitoring the impact and effectiveness of European Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT)-related policy measures in South America through provision of preliminary baseline data on changes

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2013
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The North American forest sector outlook study : 2006-2030

Projections for the United States and Canada to 2030 have been made with a global model to account for concurrent changes in other countries.

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2012
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Guía para invertir en bosques localmente controlados

Esta guía para invertir en bosques localmente controlados (IBLC) es producto de 11 diálogos internacionales que reunieron a más de 400 personas para discutir cómo llevar a cabo la IBLC.

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2012
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Umwelt : Bedrohung und Bewahrung

Das Thema Umwelt wird das 21. Jahrhundert womöglich so prägen, wie kaum ein anderes. Denn Umwelt steht für die Umgebung des Menschen, die auf ihn einwirkt und die er durch sein Handeln beeinflusst. Doch wie ist es um sie bestellt?

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2012
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Guide to investing in locally controlled forestry

This guide is provides guidance on how to structure enabling investments and prepare the ground for asset investments that yield acceptable returns and reduced risk, not only for investors, but also for local forest right-holders, national governments and society at large.

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2012
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Una mirada integral a los bosques del Perú

La presente publicación está basada en el informe de consultoría Análisis de la situación actual del sector forestal peruano, elaborado por Araujo, J. y Capella, J. de la Sociedad Peruana de Derecho Ambiental a principios de 2011.

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2012
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Investing in locally controlled forestry : a review of TFD's Initiative in Investing in Locally Controlled Forestry, 2009-2012

A series of dialogues organised by The Forests Dialogue (TFD) between 2009 and 2012 on ‘investing in locally controlled forestry’ (ILCF) was designed to help catalyse investments in LCF by sharing learning between rights-holder groups and investors; improving mutual trust based on an agreed inves

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2012
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Livelihoods and Landscapes Strategy : results and resolutions

The Livelihoods and Landscapes Strategy (LLS) was a five-year program implemented by IUCN (International Union for the Conservation of Nature) and funded by DGIS (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands).

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2012
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Improving access to forest resources : experiences in informal tenure reform from IUCN’s Livelihoods and Landscapes Strategy

It is commonly claimed that forest tenure reform that provides rural people with rights to access and use of forest resources can contribute to improved forest management and poverty alleviation.

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2012
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Improving ecosystem functionality and livelihood : experiences in forest landscape restoration and management

This paper examines how interventions intended to improve functionality and productivity of forested landscapes to improve livelihoods of the poorest populations, might actually yield co-benefits in terms of biodiversity conservation.

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2012
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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
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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
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Extracting value from the forest : lessons for landscapes and livelihoods from the Acre landscape, Brazil

This paper focuses on efforts to create value from non-timber forest products in the Acre region in the north-western part of the Amazon region in Brazil.

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2012
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Moving closer to nature : lessons for landscapes and livelihoods from the Miyun landscape, China

The Livelihoods and Landscapes Strategy Miyun project has generated important lessons about the process of working to improve landscapes and livelihoods in a watershed context. This paper documents and shares these lessons.

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2012
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Rethinking economics, markets and incentives : using economic tools at the landscape level

This paper documents insights and lessons about using markets and incentives to strengthen forest landscapes and livelihoods.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Situation des forêts du monde 2011

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2011
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State of the world's forests 2011

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2011
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Forest nurseries in Lebanon for native species production

During recent years there has been increasing interest in restoring the forest landscapes of Lebanon. A number of initiatives supporting different reforestation activities are being developed in the country.

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2011
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Sustainable consumption and production in the Asia-Pacific region : effective responses in a resource constrained world

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2010
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Biomass energy : optimising its contribution to poverty reduction and ecosystem services

The percentage of biomass energy within the total share of different energy sources is set to treble from 10% to 30% by 2050 according to the International Energy Agency – with major potential impacts (both positive and negative) for poverty reduction and the protection of ecosystem services.

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2010
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Mapping out global biomass projections, technological developments and policy innovations

This report forms part of a project aiming to develop a South-South-North partnership to reshape the impact of a predicted large-scale expansion in global biomass energy use towards greater poverty reduction and maintenance of ecosystem services in developing countries.

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2010
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State of the world's forests 2009

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2009
IUCN Publication

Les 72 heures des produits forestiers non ligneux du Centre Ouest

Du 21 au 23 décembre 2009, une quinzaine de structures venant de Réo, Koudougou, Bougnounou, Léo, Sapouy et Ouagadougou ont participé aux journées promotionnelles des Produits Forestiers Non Ligneux (PFNL) du Centre Ouest à Sapouy, chef lieu de la Province du Ziro.

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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
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
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Beyond timber : certification and management of non-timber forest products

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2008
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Making REDD work for the poor : a poverty environment partnership (PEP) policy brief

This paper outlines how the design of REDD could influence its poverty implications and the key requirements for ensuring that REDD works for the poor. It summarises the findings of a much longer analysis recently prepared on behalf of the PEP, entitled ‘Making REDD Work for the Poor’.

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2008
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Making REDD work for the poor : a poverty environment partnership (PEP) report

This Poverty Environment Partnership (PEP) report is dedicated to the increasingly popular topic of 'Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation' (REDD).

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2008
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State of the world's forests 2007

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2007
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Forestry, governance and national development : lessons learned from a logging boom in Southern Tanzania

This study of contemporary timber trade has provided a revealing example of how governance shortfalls in the forestry sector can ultimately affect the prospects for achieving national economic growth and poverty objectives.

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2007
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Global forest resources assessment 2005 : progress towards sustainable forest management

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2006
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Commercialization of non-timber forest products : factor influencing success

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2006
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Energies traditionnelles au Burkina Faso : études sur le bois-énergie

Le Programme Régional pour le Secteur des Energies Traditionnelles (RPTES) qui visait l’amélioration des systèmes de gestion du bois - énergie ainsi que la promotion des politiques nationales dans le secteur de l’énergie domestique et des modèles de gestion durable et participative des forêts na

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2006
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Situation des forêts du monde 2005

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2005
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State of the world's forests 2005

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2005
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The sustainable forestry handbook : a practical guide for tropical forest managers on implementing new standards

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2005
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The Earthscan reader in forestry and development

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2005
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Poverty alleviation and forests in Vietnam

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2005
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Long-term responses of populations and communities of trees to selective logging in tropical rain forests in Guyana

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2005
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The equitable forest : diversity, community, and resource management

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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

Gestion forestière en contexte d'accueil de réfugiés : un manuel de pratiques rationnelles

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2005
IUCN Publication

Centroamérica en el límite forestal : defasíos para la implementación de la políticas forestales en el Istmo

Reflexiones sobre el estado de la política forestal a nivel regional y nacional. Contiene además una serie de propuestas y acciones prácticas para trabajar en el gran desafío de asegurar la sostenibilidad ambiental en los países centroamericanos.

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2005
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Forest management in refugee and returnee situations : a handbook of sound practices

<p>Few occasions rival the circumstances experienced in a refugee situation. At the same time, overcrowded refugee camps often have an immediate effect on the surrounding environment.

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2005
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Finding balance : forests and family planning in Madagascar

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2004
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Flood forests, fish and fishing villages : Tonle Sap, Cambodia

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2004
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Communities for watershed protection : Mae Khan, Thailand

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2004

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