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Opportunities for future research and innovation on food and nutrition security and agriculture

For the three-year IAP project 'food and nutrition security and agriculture', four parallel regional academy network working groups were constituted: in Africa (the Network of Afric

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2018
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The irresponsible pursuit of paradise

In The Irresponsible Pursuit of Paradise, Dr. Jim L. Bowyer clearly documents an ethically bankrupt position that underlies much of our environmental policy.

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2016
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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
IUCN Publication

Natural resource management bylaws for Khorweyne, Habarow-Saka and Kasha sub-catchments -- Garissa County

These bylaws were developed through a consultative process involving stakeholders of the Building Drought Resilience (BDR) Project implemented by IUCN with funding from Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC).

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2016
IUCN Publication

Natural resource management bylaws for Al-Amin Moju, Tula and Bangale sub-catchments, Bangale Ward -- Tana River County

These bylaws were developed through a consultative process involving stakeholders of the Building Drought Resilience (BDR) Project implemented by IUCN with funding from Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC).

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2016
IUCN Publication

Framework for assessing and improving law for sustainability

The sustainability challenges we face today are greater than any we have previously confronted.

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2016
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Medium to long-term multi-stakeholder strategy and action plan for management and conservation of the Kelani River Basin, 2016-2020. Preliminary perception survey on water safety in the Kelani River Basin

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2016
IUCN Publication

Medium to long-term multi-stakeholder strategy and action plan for management and conservation of the Kelani River Basin, 2016-2020. Natural resource profile of the Kelani River Basin

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2016
IUCN Publication

Tanguar Haor management plan framework and guidelines

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2015
IUCN Grey Literature

Outcomes from reef resilience workshops in the Maldives : 23-27 March 2015. Workshop report

This report presents an overview of the workshops and meetings held in the Maldives during the week of 23 - 27 March 2015 as part of the Resilience-based Management theme under IUCN Project REGENERATE.

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2015
Non IUCN Publication

The European environment : state and outlook 2015

The synthesis report informs future European environmental policy in general and its implementation between 2015 and 2020 in particular.

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2015
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Environmental sustainability for human well-being in the post-2015 development agenda

It is hoped that this publication will encourage the balanced integration of sustainable economic growth, social protection and justice, and environmental stewardship in the Sustainable Development Goals. 

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

Governing marine protected areas : resilience through diversity

In this innovative volume, the author addresses some important challenges related to the effective and equitable governance of marine protected areas (MPAs).

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

Conservation and environmental management in Madagascar

Madagascar is one of the most biologically diverse places on the planet; more than 80% of its species are not found anywhere else on Earth.

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

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
IUCN Publication

Mainstreaming the environment in poverty alleviation policies : influencing policies and practices through dialogue and dissemination of innovative responses

This document aims to share lessons learned from the implementation of the Poverty Reduction and Environmental Management Initiative (PREMI) designed and executed by the Central and West Africa Programme of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN-PACO).

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2013
IUCN Publication

Intégration de l'environnement dans les politiques de lutte contre la pauvreté : influencer les politiques et les pratiques par le dialogue et la diffusion de réponses innovantes

Le présent document vise à partager les leçons apprises de la mise en oeuvre de l'Initiative pour la Réduction de la Pauvreté et la Gestion de l'Environnement (Poverty Reduction and Environmental Management Initiative -- PREMI) conçue et exécutée par le Programme Afrique Centrale et Occidentale d

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2013
IUCN Publication

Economic valuation of ecological functions and services of natural ecosystems : guide on the use of simple methods

This guide aims at making accessible the main concepts and methods of economic valuation of the monetary value of goods and services rendered by natural ecosystems in general. This text is designed for all actors involved in the economic valuation of ecological services.

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2013
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Évaluation économique des fonctions et services écologiques des écosystèmes naturels : guide d'utilisation de méthodes simples

L’objectif de ce guide est de rendre accessible les principaux concepts et méthodes d’évaluation économique de la valeur monétaire des biens et services des écosystèmes naturels en général. Ce guide s’adresse à tous les acteurs impliqués dans l’évaluation économique des services écologiques.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

What has nature ever done for us? : how money really does grow on trees

From Indian vultures to Chinese bees, Nature provides the 'natural services' that keep the economy going.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Review of statutory and customary law in the Xe Champhone Ramsar site, Lao PDR : implications for a rights-based approach to conservation

In order to gain further experience on rights-based approaches (RBAs) to conservation, the project focused on undertaking a situation analysis in the Xe Champhone Ramsar Site in Lao PDR.

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2013
IUCN Publication

IUCN in Bangladesh 2013

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2013
IUCN Grey Literature

Protocolo bio-cultural del Pueblo Indígena Miskitu : el derecho al consentimiento libre, previo e informado en nuestro territorio de La Muskitia Hondureña

La población indígena de la Muskitia carece de instrumentos que le permita negociar y defender sus derechos reconocidos en los marcos legales nacionales e internacionales, principalmente cuando se trata de acciones de conservación de los recursos naturales desde la cosmovisión indígena.

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2012
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
Non IUCN Publication

Measuring water use in a green economy : a report of the Working Group on Water Efficiency to the International Resource Panel

The report analyses the different ways for quantifying and accounting for water flows and productivity within the economy (including environmental needs).

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Greening the blue helmets : environment, natural resources, and UN peacekeeping operations

This report aims to provide a comprehensive overview of how peacekeeping operations affect and are affected by natural resources and environmental conditions. The report is divided into two main parts.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Releasing the pressure : water resource efficiencies and gains for ecosystem services

This document discusses the need to balance short-term water productivity gains – in particular in agriculture - with the long-term role that water flows provide for maintaining sustainable landscape ecosystem services (ESS), and serving multiple benefits to human well-being.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Conservation and sustainable development : linking practice and policy in Eastern Africa

This publication presents innovative ways that have been used to influence policy processes, from community pressure groups through elected and unelected leaders, to scientific discourse at the levels of directors of economic planning and conservation.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Construcción y gestión de hoteles respetuosos con la biodiversidad en el Caribe

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2012
IUCN Publication

Localización y diseño de hoteles y complejos turísticos : principios y estudios de caso para la conservación de la biodiversidad

Es importante integrar las consideraciones relativas a la biodiversidad en la localización y el diseño de hoteles y complejos turísticos para mantener a largo plazo no sólo la viabilidad y conservación de los ecosistemas sino también el éxito financiero de dichos hoteles y complejos.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Implantation et conception d'hôtels et de complexes hôteliers : principes et études de cas en matière de conservation de la biodiversité

Intégrer les questions de biodiversité dans les décisions relatives à l'implantation et à la conception d'hôtels et de complexes hôteliers est important non tant pour la conservation et le maintien de la viabilité des écosystèmes, que pour la réussite financière à long terme des hôtels et des com

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2012
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Construction et exploitation d'hôtels respectueux de la biodiversité dans les Caraïbes

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2012
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Building and operating biodiversity-friendly hotels

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2012
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Building and operating biodiversity-friendly hotels in the Caribbean

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2012
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Siting and design of hotels and resorts : principles and case studies for biodiversity conservation

Integrating biodiversity considerations into siting and design decisions for hotel and resort developments is important not only for the continued viability and conservation of the ecosystems, but also for the long-term financial success of the hotels and resorts.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Biodiversité : mon hôtel agit : guide pour une utilisation durable des ressources biologiques dans les Caraïbes

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2012
IUCN Publication

Biodiversidad : mi hotel en acción : guía para el uso sostenible de los recursos biológicos en el Caribe

La biodiversidad juega un papel importante en la vida diaria de un hotel. Desde la comida del restaurante a la madera de los muebles y acabados, a las comodidades del spa, los productos de la biodiversidad se encuentran en cada rincón de los hoteles.

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2012
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Biodiversity : my hotel in action : a guide to sustainable use of biological resources in the Caribbean

Biodiversity plays an important role in the day-to-day life of a hotel. From the food in the restaurant and wood in furniture and fittings, to the amenities in the spa, the products of biodiversity are everywhere inside hotels.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Le développement durable, synthèse et priorités à l'usage des décideurs

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

The economics of climate change in Zambia

This report explores the economic impact of climate change in Zambia through the assessment of six sectors, agriculture & food security, natural resources, water, energy, health, and infrastructure. The analysis is conducted via scenario planning. 

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2011
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Community rights, conservation, and contested land : the politics of natural resource governance in Africa

Natural resource governance is central to the outcomes of biodiversity conservation efforts and to patterns of economic development, particularly in resource-dependent rural communities.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Environmental atlas of Abu Dhabi Emirate

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2011
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Co-management/shared governance of natural resources and protected areas in Viet Nam : proceedings of the National Workshop on Co-Management Concept and Practice in Viet Nam Soc Trang, 17-19 March 2010 = Dong quan lý/Quan tri Chia se nguon Tài nguyên Thiên nhiên và các Khu Bao ton tai Viêt Nam : Ky yeu Hôi thao Quoc gia ve Dong quan lý Khái niêm và Thuc tien tai Viêt Nam Sóc Trang, ngày 17-19/03/2010

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Decoupling natural resource use and environmental impacts from economic growth : a report of the working group on decoupling to the International Resource Panel : report excerpt

This publication is an excerpt of the report, "Decoupling natural resource use and environmental impacts from economic growth : a report of the working group on decoupling to the International Resource Panel".

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Decoupling natural resource use and environmental impacts from economic growth : a report of the working group on decoupling to the International Resource Panel

This report provides a solid foundation for the concept of decoupling, clearly defining key terms and providing empirical evidence of escalating resource use. It shows that decoupling is already taking place to some extent, but is lagging far behind its potential.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Towards a green economy : pathways to sustainable development and poverty eradication

UNEP’s green economy report, Towards a Green Economy, aims to debunk several myths and misconceptions about “greening” the global economy, and provides timely and practical guidance to policy makers on what reforms they need to unlock the productive and employment potential of a green economy.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

In search of biohappiness : biodiversity and food, health and livelihood security

This book describes how an era of biohappiness, based on the conservation and sustainable and equitable use of biodiversity, can be launched.

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Natural resource governance, empowerment and poverty reduction : learning from practice

This document is divided into three sections. The first examines learning on various aspects of natural resources governance. This is followed by a section focusing more specifically on project implementation, planning and management lessons.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Natural resource governance trainers' manual (Bengali version)

There is a real need for all those who are involved in making and implementing decisions –- including central government planners and policymakers, local government administrators, civil society and the private sector –- to understand the basic concepts and principles of governance and be able to

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2011
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Natural resource governance training manual

This Manual presents a framework, includes technical material for raising awareness, and provides basic education on governance in the context of natural resources, and is designed to target a wide audience.

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2011

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