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Wild life, wild livelihoods

This report synthesizes insights and lessons from decades of experience in community wildlife management (CWM), supplementing this with insights from more recent work focused on community-level responses to tackling the current illegal trade in wildlife (ITW) “crisis”.

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2018
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The Arctic in international law and policy

The Arctic is an increasingly important region faced with major challenges caused not only by the effects of climate change, but also by a growing interest in its living and non-living resources, its attraction as a new destination for tourism, and as a route for navigation.

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2017
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Case studies carried out within the 'Our Common Dignity Initiative 2011-2016 Initiative: Rights-Based Approaches in World Heritage'

The objective of the Our Common Dignity initiative has been to contribute towards building awareness of rights issues in World Heritage and heritage management, to promote ‘good practice’ approaches to rights and their enabling conditions, and to develop and recommend relevant tools and guideline

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2017
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Mujeres de los páramos

El presente libro tiene como objetivo mostrar experiencias obtenidas en Colombia, Ecuador y Perú fruto de actividades dirigidas hacia la adaptación al cambio climático y la conservación de los páramos; actividades que, a su vez, han sido dirigidas principalmente hacia mujeres y con un enfoque de

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2017
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Comunidades locales y pueblos indígenas

En el presente documento se busca rescatar el aporte que las comunidades locales y los pueblos indígenas con sus saberes hacia la conservación y manejo de sus recursos naturales y a las diferentes modalidades de conservación adoptados.

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2017
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El aprovechamiento de los bienes comunes en los bosques amazónicos

El presente documento se focaliza en el estudio de estas áreas protegidas para describir las condiciones de cada uno de los paisajes, enfatizando en los costos, beneficios económicos y los impactos sociales y culturales que representan para las poblaciones locales.

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2017
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Los guardianes del bosque amazónico

En Los guardianes del bosque amazónica se busca resca­tar el aporte que las comunidades locales y los pueblos indígenas con sus saberes hacia la conservación y manejo de sus recursos naturales y a las diferentes modalidades de conservación adoptados.

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2017
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World heritage sites in Botswana - indigenous perspectives

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2017
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Unfreezing the Arctic

In recent years, journalists and environmentalists have pointed urgently to the melting Arctic as a leading indicator of the growing effects of climate change.

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2016
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Ditsö̀ rukuö̀

This book was written in Bribri narrative. Words and teachings are presented just as elders have shared them. The format of this work is simple but profound.

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2016
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Policy matters : from solutions to resolutions : a new social compact for just and effective conservation of biodiversity

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2016
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The Kumulipo : an Hawaiian creation myth

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2016
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Lineamientos para la Consulta y Consentimiento Libre, Previo e Informado en el marco de las salvaguardas ambientales y sociales para proyectos REDD+

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2016
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Lineamientos para la gestión compartida de áreas protegidas

Este documento de lineamientos para la gestión compartida de áreas protegidas en Centroamérica es un esfuerzo apoyado por la UICN junto a representantes de los pueblos indígenas, comunidades locales y autoridades ambientales, para fortalecer políticas e instrumentos que permitan mejorar la gobern

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2016
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The UNESCO World Heritage and the role of civil society

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2016
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Bancos indígenas do Brasil

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2015
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Pasos básicos para el proceso de consulta y consentimiento libre, previo e informado en la Península de Yucatán

Este documento plantea una serie de lineamientos básicos que pueden ser revisados y adecuados al contexto cultural de cada territorio indígena, ejido o comunidad en donde se busque realizar un proceso de consulta pública orientada a lograr el consentimiento libre, previo e informado. Este trabajo

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2015
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That glorious forest

After nearly fifty years since his first journey to the tropics exploring for plants, and a total of thirty-nine expeditions to the Amazon, Professor Sir Ghillean Prance has gathered in this volume a fascinating and diverse collection of accounts from these experiences, along with his thoughts on

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2014
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Community well-being in biocultural landscapes

There is a growing recognition that living well must go beyond economic and material plenty to encompass social and spiritual well-being. This book provides an introduction to the concept of human well-being as it relates to international rural development and conservation policy and practice.

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2014
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Between dream and reality : debating the impact of World Heritage Listing. Primitive tider special edition.

Primitive tider is a well-established Norwegian journal publishing peer-reviewed articles in the fields of archaeology and heritage management.

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

World heritage sites and indigenous people's rights

This book includes twenty case studies of World Heritage sites from around the world that explore, from a human rights perspective, indigenous peoples’ experiences with World Heritage sites and with the processes of the World Heritage Convention.

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2014
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Indigenous peoples, national parks, and protected areas : a new paradigm linking conservation, culture, and rights

A vast number of national parks and protected areas throughout the world have been established in the customary territories of indigenous peoples.

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2014
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Access to genetic resources in Latin America and the Caribbean : support tools for implementation

This fourth and final publication of the IUCN-UNEP/GEF-ABS-LAC Regional Project focuses on applying the different technical elements that encourage capacity building on the issues of Access and Sharing of Benefits Derived from the Utilization of Genetic Resources (ABS).

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2014
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Acceso a recursos genéticos en América Latina y el Caribe : herramientas de apoyo para la implementación

La presente publicación aporta una serie de herramientas clave preparadas y recogidas durante el Proyecto Regional GEF "Fortalecimiento de la Implementación de los Regímenes de Acceso a Recursos Genéticos de Beneficios en América Latina y el Caribe," contribuyendo con una compilación de códigos d

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2014
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Policy matters : remembering Elinor Ostrom : her work and its contribution to the theory and practice of conservation and sustainable natural resource management

This special issue of Policy Matters focuses on the outreach and impact of Dr. Elinor Ostrom's groundbreaking research on common property (or commons) theory. Her work was instrumental in shaping contemporary analyses of resource management and conservation, especially at a local level.

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2014
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A toolkit to support conservation by indigenous people and local communities

The present publication offers a suite of tools to support the effectiveness and viability of indigenous peoples and community conserved territories and areas (ICCAs) as governance structures for the protection of biodiversity and ecosystems.

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2013
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Draft management plan

This draft ngootyoong gunditj ngootyoong mara south west management plan is a strategic guide for managing and protecting the parks, reserves and Indigenous Protected Areas of south-west Victoria.

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2013
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Transfrontier conservation areas

The introduction of transfrontier conservation areas (TFCAs) in Southern Africa was based on an enchanting promise, with cross-border collaboration and ecotourism becoming vehicles of this promise.

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2013
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Un tigre para los derechos

“Un tigre para los derechos” is a story about rights. It is based on the experience of the Shuar Arutam Peoples, an Ecuadorian Indigenous Peoples that live in the Amazon forest.

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2012
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Forests and people : property, governance, and human rights

This publication presents a comprehensive analysis of the rights-based agenda in forestry, connecting it with existing work on tenure reform, governance rights and human rights.

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2011
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Mini Darwin in Amazzonia

In occasione dell'Anno Internazionale della Biodiversità, i Mini Darwin sono partiti alla scoperta del "polmone verde della Terra": la foresta amazzonica.

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2011
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Gobernanza ambiental en Perú y Bolivia : tres dimensiones de gobernanza : recursos naturales, conservación en áreas protegidas y comunidades indígenas

Esta obra presenta la situación de la gobernanza ambiental e indígena en Bolivia y Perú, a fin de ampliar la discusión sobre la gobernanza, sus principios normativos y políticas de aplicación, a través de ejemplos claros y puntuales.

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2011
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Las áreas protegidas de América Latina : situación actual y perspectivas para el futuro

La publicación de este libro quiere recalcar el valor y la importancia de las áreas protegidas para América Latina y el mundo.

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2011
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Ethno-ornithology : birds, indigenous peoples, culture and society

"An African proverb states that when a knowledgeable old person dies, a whole library disappears. In that light, this book presents knowledge that is new or has not been readily available until now because it has not previously been captured or reported by indigenous people.

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2010
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Displaced and marginalised : protecting the traditional knowledge, customary laws and forest rights of the Yanadi Tribals of Andhra Pradesh

This study sought to protect community rights over traditional knowledge (TK) and customary practices related to it.

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2010
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Landscape ethnoecology : concepts of biotic and physical space

Although anthropologists and cultural geographers have explored "place" in various senses, little cross-cultural examination of "kinds of places", or ecotopes, has been presented from an ethno-ecological perspective.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Peuples autochtones et REDD-plus : participation des peuples autochtones et des communautés locales à la REDD-plus: enjeux et possibilités

Cette brochure est un bref résumé du document de travail de l’UICN « Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change/ REDD – An overview of current discussions and main issues », disponible à l’adresse : http://cmsdata.iu

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Indigenous peoples and REDD-plus : challenges and opportunities for the engagement of indigenous peoples and local communities in REDD-plus

This brochure presents a brief summary of IUCN’s working document ‘Indigenous People and Climate Change/ REDD – An overview of current discussions and main issues”, available at: http://cmsdata.iucn.org/download

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Indigenous peoples and climate change/REDD : an overview of current discussions and main issues

This document provides an overview and analysis of current international discussions on main issues around indigenous peoples and REDD. A compilation with links to various related resources allows the reader easy access to additional reading and relevant key documents.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Protected areas : Joint PAEL-TILCEPA workshop on protected areas management evaluation and social assessment of protected areas

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2010
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La diversité bio-culturelle conservée par les peuples autochtones et les communautés locales : exemples et analyses

Les Territoires Autochtones de Conservation et les Aires du Patrimoine Autochtone et Communautaire — en bref, les APAC — font l'objet d'une Note d'information de l'UICN/CEESP présentée à la réunion SBSTTA de la CBD en mai 2010.

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2010
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Diversidad biocultural conservada por pueblos indígenas y comunidades locales : ejemplos y análisis

Los territorios indígenas de conservación y las áreas conservadas por pueblos indígenas y comunidades locales — ICCA para abreviar — son el tema de una Nota Informativa de la UICN/CEESP presentada en el CDB SBSTTA en mayo de 2010.

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2010
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Bio-cultural diversity conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities : examples and analysis

Indigenous conservation territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities — ICCAs for short — are the subject of an IUCN/CEESP Briefing Note launched at CBD SBSTTA in May 2010.

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2010
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Fortalecer lo que funciona : reconocimiento y apoyo a pueblos indígenas y comunidades locales en sus logros de conservación

Se espera que la presente Nota Informativa los oriente de manera sensible y respetuosa teniendo en cuento los muchos temas involucrados.

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2010
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Renforcer ce qui fonctionne : reconnaître et soutenir les peuples autochtones et les communautés locales dans leurs exploits de conservation

Cette note d'information a pour objet d'aider les pays à reconnaître et à soutenir les territoires et les aires du patrimoine conservés par les peuples autochtones et les communautés locales (APAC), en restant sensibles et respectueux des nombreuses questions en cause.

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2010
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Strengthening what works : recognising and supporting the conservation achievements of indigenous peoples and local communities

This Briefing Note is intended to assist countries and policy-makers to recognise and support ICCAs (territories and areas conserved by indigenous peoples and local communities) in a manner that is sensitive to and respectful of the many issues involved.

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2010
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Heart of dryness : how the last Bushmen can help us endure the coming age of permanent drought

This nonfiction narrative set in the Kalahari dramatizes the timeless struggle over water, the fulcrum of political power. Facing drought, scarcity and climate change the besieged indigenous Bushmen use voluntary survival strategies while Botswana’s government enforces regulatory rule.

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2009
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Protecting traditional knowledge from the grassroots up

For indigenous peoples round the world, traditional knowledge based on natural resources such as medicinal herbs forms the core of culture and identity. But this wealth of knowledge is under pressure.

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2009
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A Pan African Indigenous Peoples' Conference on Adaptation and Mitigation

The working conference had as its principal theme to learn about the science of adaptation and mitigation, and related issues of biodiversity conservation issues in the context of United Nations' climate change negotiations.

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2009
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African Indigenous Peoples' Workshop on Effective Use of Information Communication Technology (ICTs) in Environmental Advocacy

The focus of the Windhoek conference was a sharing of experiences of how mapping and other participatory applications of geo-spatial information technology (GIT) can help empower indigenous peoples and rural communities to protect biodiversity and the natural resources on which they are reliant.<

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2009

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