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IUCN Publication

Impacts of the Fundão Dam failure

On 5 November 2015, a large dam containing 52 million m3 of iron mining residues (tailings) collapsed in Mariana, Brazil.

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2018
IUCN Publication

Os impactos do rompimento da Barragem de Fundão

On 5 November 2015, a large dam containing 52 million m3 of iron mining residues (tailings) collapsed in Mariana, Brazil.

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2018
IUCN Publication

Risiken und Chancen des Biodiversitätsmanagements und der damit verbundenen Einbeziehung der Stakeholder in dem von RWE betriebenen Braunkohlentagebau Hambach

This report is part of a joint undertaking by IUCN and RWE to explore the possibility of integrating biodiversity values into RWE policies and practices.

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2015
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Risks and opportunities in the biodiversity management and related stakeholder involvement of the RWE Hambach lignite mine

This report is part of a joint undertaking by IUCN and RWE to explore the possibility of integrating biodiversity values into RWE policies and practices.

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2015
Non IUCN Publication

Extracted : how the quest for mineral wealth is plundering our planet

Ugo Bardi delivers a sweeping history of the mining industry, starting with its humble beginning when our early ancestors started digging underground to find the stones they needed for their tools.

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2014
IUCN Publication

Cost benefit analysis of the mining sector in Karamoja, Uganda

The full range of economic, social and environmental costs and benefi ts of large scale mining (LSM) and artisanal and small scale mining (ASM) remain unclear in Karamoja.

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2014
IUCN Grey Literature

Identifying potential overlap between extractive industries (mining, oil and gas) and natural World Heritage sites

The UNESCO World Heritage List includes 217 properties recognized for their outstanding natural heritage values.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Artisanal and small-scale mining in and around protected areas and critical ecosystems project (ASM -PACE) : Madagascar case study : artisanal mining rushes in protected areas and a response toolkit

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2012
IUCN Publication

Prévoir le chemin vers l'atteinte d'un impact positif net sur la biodiversité pour Rio Tinto QMM

Cette presentation est destinee a fournir les donnees theoriques, pratiques et previsionnelles du resultat potentiel a long-terme d’un programme de conservation de la biodiversite mene sur un site minier.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Previsiones conducentes a un impacto neto positivo sobre la biodiversidad en las operaciones de Rio Tinto QMM

Esta publicacion tiene como objetivo proporcionar los datos, las teorias y las previsions para el posible resultado a largo plazo de un programa de conservacion de la biodiversidad en un sitio minero.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Forecasting the path towards a net positive impact on biodiversity for Rio Tinto QMM

This publication aims to provide the data, theory, and predictions for the potential long-term outcome of a biodiversity conservation programme at a mining site.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Fauna of cobalt-rich ferromanganese crust seamounts

Seamounts in the central-west Pacific Ocean are known to have thick, cobalt-rich ferromanganese crusts. These are of commercial interest for mining.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Extractive industries policy and legal handbook : analysis of the key issues in Zimbabwe's mining sector : case study of the plight of Marange and Mutoko Mining Communities

This handbook constitutes one of the battles being fought by civil society organisations to promote and protect the rights of communities living adjacent to mining areas against the operations of extractive industries, the state and other individuals who violate their Environmental, Economic, Soc

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2011
IUCN Publication

Explorer l'évaluation des écosystèmes comme un outil d'avancement vers un impact positif net sur la biodiversité dans le secteur minier

Cette étude examine les coûts de conservation et la valeur des avantages liés à la biodiversité pour la zone couverte par le projet QIT Madagascar Minerals (QMM) et ses alentours, mettant particulièrement l'accent sur le complexe forestier de Tsitongambarika (TGK).

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2011
IUCN Publication

Explorando la valoración de los ecosistemas para avanzar hacia un impacto neto positivo sobre la biodiversidad en el sector minero

Este estudio analiza los costos de la conservación y el valor de los beneficios asociados con la biodiversidad en y alrededor del área del proyecto QIT Madagascar Minerals (QMM), con especial atención al bosque Tsitongambarika (TGK).

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2011
IUCN Publication

Exploring ecosystem valuation to move towards net positive impact on biodiversity in the mining sector

This study examines the costs of conservation and the value of benefits associated with biodiversity around the QIT Madagascar Minerals (QMM) project area, with a focus on the Tsitongambarika (TGK) forest complex.

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2011
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Integrating economics into resource and environmental management : some recent experiences in the Pacific

In 2009, IUCN-Oceania Regional Office in partnership with SOPAC and SPC established the Pacific Resource and Environmental Economics Network (PREEN).

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2011
IUCN Publication

Evolution du secteur minier en Afrique de l'Ouest : quel impact sur le secteur de la conservation?

En Afrique de l’ouest, la principale, sinon la seule, activité industrielle susceptible d’avoir un impact sur les aires protégées est l’industrie extractive au sens large.

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2011
IUCN Publication

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
IUCN Grey Literature

External review of the IUCN-Holcim partnership agreement

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2010
IUCN Publication

Partnership for biodiversity : making biodiversity part of business

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2010
IUCN Publication

Biodiversity management system : proposal for the integrated management of biodiversity at Holcim sites

This document is a proposal to Holcim Ltd.

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2010
IUCN Publication

Praticas das indústrias extractivas na Africa ocidental : síntese comparativa de quatro estudos de casos (Guiné-Bissau, Guinée, Senegal, Serra Leoa)

A presente síntese compara para os quatro países o histórico e as perspectivas da exploração mineira, os quadros jurídicos e regulamentares relativos ao meio ambiente, as características ambientais e sociais das zonas estudadas, os estudos sociais e ambientais do estado inicial e estudo de impact

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2010
IUCN Publication

Pratiques du secteur minier en Afrique de l’Ouest : synthèse comparative de quatre études de cas (Sénégal, Guinée Bissau, Guinée et Sierra Leone)

Cette synthèse compare pour les quatre pays l’historique et les perspectives de l’exploitation minière, les cadres juridiques et règlementaires relatifs à l’environnement, les caractéristiques environnementales et sociales des zones étudiées, les études sociales et environnementales de l’état ini

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2010
IUCN Publication

Guía de gestión ambiental para la minería no metálica

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Bosque del pueblo, Puerto Rico : cómo la lucha antiminera cambió la política forestal desde la base comunitaria

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2006
IUCN Publication

Good practice guidance for mining and biodiversity

This book was published as part of an extensive dialogue between the International Council for Mining and Metals and the World Conservation Union (IUCN), which was set up to explore different aspects of biodiversity conservation in the mining and metals sector.

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2006
Non IUCN Publication

Mining and indigenous peoples issues review

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2005
IUCN Grey Literature

A rapid assessment of live coral mining and lime production in Mtwara

The extraction of live coral to burn and produce "white lime" or "chokaa" has a long history in Tanzania, yet in many areas it is believed that this practice has reached unsustainable levels and is considered to be one of the main contributors to reef and forest degradation along the coast.

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2004
IUCN Publication

Industrias extractivas en zonas áridas y semiáridas : planificación y gestión ambientales

This publication aims to contribute to planning and management approaches that minimize land degradation and desertification in arid and semi-arid zones as a result of extractive industries operations.

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2004
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Industries extractives dans les zones arides et semi-arides : planification et gestion de l'environnement

This publication aims to contribute to planning and management approaches that minimize land degradation and desertification in arid and semi-arid zones as a result of extractive industries operations.

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2004
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Integrating mining and biodiversity conservation : case studies from around the world

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2004
Non IUCN Publication

Room to manoeuvre ? Mining, biodiversity and protected areas

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2003
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Mining, environment and development : United Nations documents relating to the mining and minerals industry

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2003
IUCN Grey Literature

Mining industry contribution to biodiversity conservation : discussion paper

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2003
IUCN Grey Literature

Mining and biodiversity : towards best practice. Summary and discussion of the results of an IUCN-ICMM workshop

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2003
IUCN Grey Literature

Mining and biodiversity : terms of reference for the dialogue between IUCN/ICMM

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2003
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Extractive industries in arid and semi-arid zones : environmental planning and management (Arabic version)

This publication aims to contribute to planning and management approaches that minimize land degradation and desertification in arid and semi-arid zones as a result of extractive industries operations.

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2003
IUCN Publication

Extractive industries in arid and semi-arid zones : environmental planning and management

This publication aims to contribute to planning and management approaches that minimize land degradation and desertification in arid and semi-arid zones as a result of extractive industries operations.

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2003
Non IUCN Publication

Ecological restoration in the Czech Republic

For more than half a century, many natural habitats in the Czech Republic have been affected by destructive human activities or conversely, by abandonment, decreasing their quantity (area) as well as their quality (biodiversity).

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2002
Non IUCN Publication

Finding the way forward : how could voluntary action move mining towards sustainable development?

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2002
Non IUCN Publication

Breaking new ground : mining, minerals and sustainable development. The report of the MMSD project

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2002
Non IUCN Publication

Mining, minerals and sustainable development : project draft report for comment

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2002
IUCN Publication

Technical workshop : World Heritage and mining

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2001
Non IUCN Publication

Environmental aspects of phosphate and potash mining

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2001
IUCN Publication

Technical workshop : World Heritage and mining

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2001
Non IUCN Publication

Lightening the lode : a guide to responsible large-scale mining

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2000
IUCN Publication

Mineria en el trópico : el caso de Centroamérica

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1999
IUCN Publication

Metals from the forests : mining and forest degradation

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1999
Non IUCN Publication

Cowal gold project environmental impact statement

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1998

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