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Integrando las áreas protegidas al ordenamiento territorial

Ante un mundo cambiante, en el que aumentan y se aceleran las presiones sobre la biodiversidad –situación que pone en riesgo el mantenimiento y uso de los servicios ecosistémicos esenciales para el bienestar humano y que incrementa los conflictos socioambientales e intersectoriales–, es fundament

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2018
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Transforming multilateral diplomacy

Transforming Multilateral Diplomacy provides the inside view of the negotiations that produced the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Not only did this process mark a sea change in how the UN conducts multilateral diplomacy, it changed the way the UN does its business.

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2018
Non IUCN Publication

Transdisciplinary solutions for sustainable development

This innovative book identifies the key issues that block progress in sustainable development and proposes transdisciplinary solutions.

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2017
IUCN Grey Literature

Estrategia local de desarrollo sostenible bajo cambio climático en el ejido La Azteca, Municipio de Cacahoatán, Chiapas, México

Entre los años 2004 a 2007, la UICN desarrolló el proyecto “Manejo Integrado de las Cuencas Asociadas al Volcán Tacaná”, período en el que el paso del huracán Stan dejó consecuencias devastadoras.

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2017
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Pastoralisme et économie verte – un lien naturel?

Cette étude met l'accent sur le potentiel actuel et futur de l'élevage pour réaliser une gestion durable et des résultats de l'économie verte provenant des parcours du monde.

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2017
Non IUCN Publication

Guidelines for tourism partnerships and concessions for protected areas: generating sustainable revenues for conservation and development

Many Parties to the CBD underutilise tourism as a means to contribute towards the financial sustainability of protected areas.

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2017
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World heritage sites in Botswana - indigenous perspectives

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2017
Non IUCN Publication

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
Non IUCN Publication

Protecting people through nature

Protecting natural areas and ecosystems is not anti-development. This report shows that by conserving large areas of habitat, natural World Heritage sites also increase resilience to natural and weather-related disasters, support livelihoods for communities, and provide communities with vital pro

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2016
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Foreign investment, law and sustainable development : a handbook on agriculture and extractive industries

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2016
IUCN Publication

Draft International Covenant on Environment and Development : implementing sustainability

The Draft International Covenant on Environment is an ongoing contribution of the International Council of Environmental Law (ICEL) and the IUCN Environmental Law Programme (IUCN ELP)  to provide a framework for implementing sustainability at all levels of society following the outcome o

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2015
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Evaluación de género y desarollo sostenible en la península de Yucatán, México

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2015
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Climate 2020 : facing the future

Released at the opening of the Bonn Climate Change Conference on 1 June, Climate 2020 builds on two prior reports by UNA-UK.

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2015
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The trade in wildlife : a framework to improve biodiversity and livelihood outcomes

This paper provides an analytical framework for assessing the impact of international trade in wildlife and wildlife products on conservation and local livelihoods.

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2015
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Economic growth and sustainability : systems thinking for a complex world

How to sustain our world for future generations has perplexed us for centuries. This book uses systems thinking to understand the dominant forces that are shaping our hope for sustainability.

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2015
Non IUCN Publication

Engineering for sustainable human development

In this book, Bernard Amadei addresses the role of engineering in poverty reduction and human development. He introduces a framework to help engineers conduct small-scale projects in communities vulnerable to the consequences of a wide range of adverse events.

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

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
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Rainforest tourism, conservation and management

Globally rainforests are under threat on numerous fronts, yet they have a crucial role in biodiversity conservation, climate change mitigation and providing other ecosystem services.

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2014
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This changes everything : capitalism vs. the climate

The Shock Doctrine explains why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core “free market” ideology of our time, restructure the global economy, and remake our political systems.

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2014
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GEO Small Island Developing States outlook

While Small Island Developing States (SIDS) have bountiful supplies of renewable resources and an island culture that is iconic of paradise, the challenges ahead are daunting. While the future cannot be predicted, the development of plausible futures built on combinations of realistic outlooks ca

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2014
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Pastoralism and the green economy -- a natural nexus?

This study focuses on pastoralism's current and future potential for securing sustainable managment and green economy outcomes from the world's rangelands.

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2014
IUCN Publication

IUCN Conservation Centre : administration centre in Switzerland

"The book presents an overview of how the IUCN Conservation Centre provides innovative solutions in terms of its environmental, economic and social performance, in addition to creating a truly aesthetic and functional built environment.

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

Foreign investment, law and sustainable development : a handbook on agriculture and extractive industries

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2014
Non IUCN Publication

A better future for the planet Earth vol. IV : lectures and essays by the winners of the Blue Planet Prize (2007-2011)

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Green growth and water allocation

As an active member of the Intergovernmental Council of the International Hydrological Programme (IHP) of UNESCO, the Netherlands National Commission for UNESCO and the Netherlands National Committee IHP-HWRP organized the workshop ‘Water allocation and green growth’ in cooperation with the Gover

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2013
IUCN Publication

Small grants, large gains : lessons from MFF Small Grant Facility Projects in Sri Lanka (2011-2013)

Mangroves for the Future (MFF) is a partnership-based regional initiative promoting investments in coastal ecosystems that support sustainable development.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Insights into the biodiversity of the Sampur area in Trincomalee

This study documents the terrestrial and aquatic habitat types and floral and faunal species richness found in the Sampur area and current threats to biodiversity in the area.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Sustainable development of Delft Island : an ecological, socio-economic and archaeological assessment

This publication presents the findings of the physical, ecological, archaeological and socio-economic assessments of Delft Island; a map of Delft Island, illustrating its present land-use patterns, as well as areas that should, potentially, be earmarked for future development and conservation act

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Conservation in a crowded world : case studies from the Asia-Pacific

In an increasingly crowded world reconciling environmental ‘conservation’ with the ‘sustainable use’ of natural resources is now our greatest challenge.

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2012
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Low carbon green growth roadmap for Asia and the Pacific : turning resource constraints and the climate crisis into economic growth opportunities

This publication explores the opportunities that a low carbon green growth path offers to the region. It articulates five tracks on which to drive the economic system change necessary to pursue low carbon green growth as a new economic development path.

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2012
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Food and agriculture : the future of sustainability

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2012
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Trade and biodiversity : the BioTrade experiences in Latin America

This paper illustrates the potential for developing sustainable environment management practices such as BioTrade in Latin America.

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2012
IUCN Grey Literature

Beyond GDP : measuring progress towards a green economy

The objective of this report is to provide an overview of alternative macroeconomic indicators of economic progress and sustainable development, focusing in particular on efforts to incorporate environmental and natural resource measurements that are not typically included in traditional measures

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2012
IUCN Grey Literature

IUCN business engagement strategy

This Strategy aims to encourage transformational and demonstrable change at the company and sectoral level in how biodiversity is valued and managed by businesses in order to conserve and restore biodiversity and to ensure that biodiversity benefits are shared equitably.

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2012
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Pacific SIDS Energy, Ecosystems and Sustainable Livelihoods Initiative : Managing the Ecosystem Implications of Energy Policies in the Pacific Island States : review report 2011

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2012
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Pacific SIDS Energy, Ecosystems and Sustainable Livelihoods Initiative : Managing the Ecosystem Implications of Energy Policies in the Pacific Island States : phase I update : 2008-2011

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2012
IUCN Publication

A regional synthesis of results and lessons from Mangroves for the Future Small Grant Projects : 2009-11

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2012
IUCN Publication

Investing in locally controlled forestry : a review of TFD's Initiative in Investing in Locally Controlled Forestry, 2009-2012

A series of dialogues organised by The Forests Dialogue (TFD) between 2009 and 2012 on ‘investing in locally controlled forestry’ (ILCF) was designed to help catalyse investments in LCF by sharing learning between rights-holder groups and investors; improving mutual trust based on an agreed inves

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2012
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An appraisal of challenges in the sustainable management of the micro-tidal barrier-built estuaries and lagoons in Sri Lanka

This study, based on a colloquium, field assessments of development activities and technical analyses pertaining to barrier-built estuaries and lagoons, was inspired by the positive response to a preceding report captioned <a href=”http

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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
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Water and the green economy : capacity development aspects

This publication brings together case studies, best practices and lessons learned on capacity development aspects of water and the green economy.

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2012
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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
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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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