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IUCN Publication

RFGI handbook II : implementing improved natural resource governance in practice

This Responsive Forest Governance Initiative Handbook defines basic democratic concepts and explains how democratic governance works. It then lays out responsive forest governance principles to be used when working with local government, parallelorganizations, and citizens.

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2016
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RFGI handbook I : leveraging local democracy through forestry

This Responsive Forest Governance Initiative Handbook defines basic democratic concepts and explains how democratic governance works. It then lays out responsive forest governance principles to be used when working with local government, parallelorganizations, and citizens.

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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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Chiefs, representation and non-citizenship in forestry

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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Effect of institutional choices on representation in a community resource management area in Ghana

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
Non IUCN Publication

Forests and climate change after Lima: an Asia-Pacific perspective

This booklet summarizes the discussions held during the annual expert consultation on forests and climate change organized by FAO and RECOFTC to assess the outcomes of the UNFCCC COPs, which were a response to a set of 11 key questions, designed to inform stakeholders on the implications of the L

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2015
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Institutional choice and fragmented citizenship in forestry and development interventions in Bikoro Territory of the Democratic Republic of Congo

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
Non IUCN Publication

Carbon conflicts and forest landscapes in Africa

Amidst the pressing challenges of global climate change, the last decade has seen a wave of forest carbon projects across the world, designed to conserve and enhance forest carbon stocks in order to reduce carbon emissions from deforestation and offset emissions elsewhere.

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2015
IUCN Publication

No net loss and net positive impact approaches to biodiversity : report overview

Leading companies in the primary natural resource sectors are setting more targeted and measureable enviornmental goals, which in regards to biodiversity-related risks, are increasingly framed as "No Net Loss" (NNL) or "Net Positive Impact" (NPI) goals.

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2015
IUCN Publication

No net loss and net positive impact approaches to biodiversity

Leading companies in the primary natural resource sectors are setting more targeted and measureable enviornmental goals, which in regards to biodiversity-related risks, are increasingly framed as "No Net Loss" (NNL) or "Net Positive Impact" (NPI) goals.

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2015
Non IUCN Publication

Forests and climate change after Warsaw : an Asia-Pacific perspective

In February 2014, RECOFTC - The Center for People and Forests in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) brought together 11 climate change and forestry experts in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

Climate-smart agriculture sourcebook

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2013
IUCN Publication

Les grands singes et le FSC : mise en oeuvre de pratiques d’exploitation favorables aux grands singes dans les concessions forestières en Afrique centrale

Ce document a pour objectif de définir un cadre permettant aux compagnies forestières adhérant à la certification du Forestry Stewardship Council (FSC) de catalyser la préservation des grands singes africains.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Great apes and FSC : implementing ‘ape friendly’ practices in Central Africa’s logging concessions

The objective of this document is to outline a framework within which logging companies adhering to Forestry Stewardship Council (FSC) certification can be the catalyst needed to ensure the long-term preservation of African great apes.

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2013
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Review of REDD+ and carbon-forestry projects in RFGI countries

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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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Forests for people

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2012
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Peatland ecology and forestry : a sound approach

This comprehensive presentation discusses peat and mire properties relative to forestry practiced both on pristine mires and drained peatlands. The emphasis is on Nordic conditions. Where relevant, the approaches applied in other parts of the boreal and temperate zones are also discussed.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Biotechnologies for agricultural development

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Tropical palms : 2010 revision

Palms, belonging to the Arecaceae family, are among the most common plants in tropical countries and provide a vast assortment of products ranging from food to construction materials, fibre and fuel.

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2011
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Protocol for monitoring of impacts of climate change and climate variability in Bangladesh

It is now unequivocally established that climate change is a reality, and the adversities of climatic transformations pose one of the greatest challenges facing humanity today.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Forests and gender

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2011
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The importance of biodiversity and ecosystems in economic growth and equity in Latin America and the Caribbean : an economic valuation of ecosystems

UNDP’s Environment and Energy Group is pleased to publish this Report which will be a cornerstone for future approaches and policy dialogue on the economics and management of ecosystem services.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

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
Non IUCN Publication

Ecological economic aspects of ecosystem approach (EA) and sustainable forest management (SFM) : case study of the Tuszyma Forest District in Poland

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2008
Non IUCN Publication

Site management and productivity in tropical plantation forests : proceedings of Workshops in Piracicaba (Brazil) 22-26 November 2004 and Bogor (Indonesia) 6-9 November 2006

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2008
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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
Non IUCN Publication

Illegal logging : law enforcement, livelihoods and the timber trade

This book, written by the world's foremost experts, examines key issues, including law and enforcement, supply and demand, corruption, forest certification, poverty, local livelihoods, international trade and biodiversity conservation.

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2007
IUCN Publication

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
Non IUCN Publication

La venta de servicios ambientales forestales : mecanismos basados en el mercado para la conservación y el desarrollo : segunda edición

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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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Plantations and protected areas in sustainable forestry

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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 value of timber, carbon, fuelwood, and non-timber forest products in India's forests

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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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Life after logging : reconciling wildlife conservation and production forestry in Indonesian Borneo

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2005
IUCN Publication

Legal aspects in the implementation of CDM forestry projects

Among the various innovative instruments linked to the Kyoto Protocol is the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), which offers developed countries a chance to offset some of their greenhouse gas emissions by funding development projects in areas such as renewable energy and forestry.

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2005
Non IUCN Publication

Site management and productivity in tropical plantation forests : proceedings of Workshops in Congo July 2001 and China February 2003

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2004
IUCN Publication

Técnicas participativas para actividades forestales comunitarias : manual de campo

Manual de técnicas participativas para actividades forestales comunitarias, que pueden aplicarse fácilmente a otras formas de manejo participativo de recursos naturales.

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2004
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Linking poverty reduction with forest conservation : case studies from Lao PDR

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2004
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Linking poverty reduction with forest conservation : case studies from Vietnam

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2004
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A new agenda for forest conservation and poverty reduction : making markets work for low-income producers

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2004
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China's forests : global lessons from markets reforms

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2003
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Once this was my home : environmental degradation and loss of livelihoods

The documentary portrays linkages between environmental degradation and poverty in the Indus Delta.

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2003
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Environmental degradation and impacts on livelihoods : sea intrusion, a case study

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2003
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Community forestry : current innovations and experiences : a digital learning resource

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2003
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Fast-wood forestry : myths and realities

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2003
Non IUCN Publication

The dynamics of thicket clumps in the Kagera savanna landscape, East Africa

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2002
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Selling forest environmental services : market-based mechanisms for conservation and development

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2002
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The economics of fire use in agriculture and forestry : a preliminary review for Indonesia

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2002
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Criteria and indicators for sustainable forest management

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2001

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