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IUCN Grey Literature

Solutions in focus : community-led successes in marine conservation

This booklet is part of a series of compilations assembling PANORAMA solution case studies on a defined topic. “Solutions in Focus” zooms in on a topic of interest covered by PANORAMA, allowing to explore common elements and shared learnings across success stories.

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2018
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Global forest governance and climate change

This edited collection assesses governance in forestry programmes and projects, including REDD+ governance.

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2018
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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
IUCN Publication

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
IUCN Publication

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
IUCN Publication

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
IUCN Publication

Resource dependence and social resilience in North Ari Atoll, Maldives

This report aimed at understanding resource use and dependence, perception of marine conservation policies, and adaptive capacities of communities of North Ari atoll, Maldives.

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2017
IUCN Publication

A reef manager’s guide to fostering community stewardship

This guide has been written to inspire and empower reef managers and community leaders to develop reef stewardship programs. Stewardship is a way of empowering local communities to take a more active role in sustaining the natural resources on which they depend.

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2016
IUCN Publication

Untold stories of Tanguar Haor

This book is a compilation of some interesting stories of Tanguar Haor where the haor people tell their own stories of culture, tradition, joys, deprivation and struggle for survival. 

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2016
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
IUCN Publication

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
IUCN Grey Literature

Diagnóstico participativo para el plan de manejo de pastos y agua de la comunidad de Miraflores, Yauyos, Lima

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2015
IUCN Grey Literature

Diagnóstico participativo para el plan de manejo de pastos y agua de la comunidad de Canchayllo, Jauja, Junín

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2015
IUCN Publication

Beyond enforcement : communities, governance, incentives and sustainable use in combating wildlife crime

The symposium ‘Beyond enforcement: communities, governance, incentives and sustainable use in combating wildlife crime’ was organise to explore the role of communities in tackling illegal wildlife trade.

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2015
IUCN Publication

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
IUCN Publication

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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Land governance, local authorities and unrepresentative representation in rural South Sudan

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
IUCN Publication

Decentralization, institutional choice and the production of disgruntled community representation under the modified taungya forest management system 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
IUCN Publication

Autochthony, democratisation and forest

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
IUCN Publication

Waiting for democratic representation in Africa's social forests

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
IUCN Publication

Démocratie locale « en berne » ou péripéties d’un choix institutionnel « réussi » dans la gestion forestière décentralisée au Burkina Faso

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
IUCN Publication

Gouvernance de la redevance forestière annuelle et citoyenneté au Cameroun

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
IUCN Grey Literature

Enjeux de conservation et société civile africaine : paroles d'acteurs = Conservation issues and African civil society : local players' view

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2015
Non IUCN Publication

Management manual for UNESCO biosphere reserves in Africa : field version

UNESCO biosphere reserves are regions that resemble protected areas, but go far beyond mere protection.

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2015
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Guide de gestion des réserves de biosphère de l'UNESCO en Afrique

UNESCO biosphere reserves are regions that resemble protected areas, but go far beyond mere protection.

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2015
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Management manual for UNESCO biosphere reserves in Africa

UNESCO biosphere reserves are regions that resemble protected areas, but go far beyond mere protection.

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2015
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Engager les communautés locales dans la gérance du patrimoine mondial

A new addition to the World Heritage Papers series provides guidance and introduces tools for best practice in engaging indigenous and local communities in World Heritage.

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2015
IUCN Publication

From recognition to derecognition in Senegal's forests

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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REDD+ institutional choices and the implications for local democracy in the Kasigau Corridor, Kenya

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
IUCN Publication

The illusion of democratic representation in the REDD readiness consultation process 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
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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
IUCN Publication

Représentation locale compromise dans la gestion de la rente forestière communautaire au sud-est Cameroun

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
IUCN Publication

Zonage des terres, conservation des paysages et représentation locale déboîtée en RD 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
IUCN Grey Literature

Twenty-two stories of conservation in Africa : key elements for effective and well-governed protected areas

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2015
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Engaging local communities in stewardship of World Heritage

A new addition to the World Heritage Papers series provides guidance and introduces tools for best practice in engaging indigenous and local communities in World Heritage.

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

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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How to make cities more resilient : a handbook for local government leaders : a contribution to the Global Campaign 2010-2015

This Handbook for Local Government Leaders provides mayors, governors, councillors and others with a generic framework for risk reduction and points to good practices and tools that are already being applied in different cities for that purpose.

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2012
IUCN Publication

The value of investing in locally-controlled forestry

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2011
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Local action for biodiversity guidebook : biodiversity management for local governments

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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

IUCN Grey Literature

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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Nature unbound : conservation, capitalism and the future of protected areas

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2008
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Legal empowerment for local resource control : securing local resource rights within foreign investment projects in Africa

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2007
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Biodiversity and local ecological knowledge in France

In international negotiations, especially on biodiversity, local ecological knowledge has been often limited to issues relating to indigenousness.

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2005
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Indigenous breeds, local communities : documenting animal breeds and breeding from a community perspective

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2005
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Biosphärenreservate aus der Sicht der Lokalbevölkerung : Schweiz une Ukraine im Vergleich

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2005
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Towards better practice in protected areas and technology transfer

A collection of good national level case studies, best and worst practices and lessons learned in Protected Areas and Technology Transfer, the main topics to be addressed at COP-7.

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2004
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Manejo integral de los manglares por comunidades locales Caribe de Colombia

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2004

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