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IUCN Grey Literature

Women as change-makers in the governance of shared waters

Issues of women’s participation and gender equality in the governance of shared waters have received insufficient attention to date in both the research and practice literature, yet action is happening on the ground.

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2018
IUCN Grey Literature

Foro Regional del Agua : Tegucigalpa 2017

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2017
IUCN Grey Literature

Regional Water Forum : Tegucigalpa 2017

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2017
IUCN Publication

Winning the environment : the ecosystem approach and its value for military operations

After a short introduction of the IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM), the present presentation develops the application of the ecosystem approach by the military sector, in particular in relation to peace-support operations and reconstruction programmes.

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2016
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Water management and stewardship

The purpose of this study has been to collect insights into corporate ‘water stewardship’ based on exchanges of information and views with representatives of private companies, public agencies, NGOs and other organisations involved in corporate water management.

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2016
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The Tacaná watersheds

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2016
IUCN Publication

Knowledge for SDG action in West Asia and North Africa

This document will share with a broad audience of practitioners and policy makers, notably in the West Asia and Mediterranean regions, what integrated approaches are necessary to make water resources management and climate change resilience actions a success.

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2016
IUCN Publication

Water in drylands

This study presents some lessons from a selection of IUCN interventions in dryland areas that have adapted to a greater or lesser extent to the conditions of drylands, notably focusing on water management to deal with scarcity and variability.

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2016
IUCN Publication

Spring : managing groundwater sustainably

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2016
Non IUCN Publication

Water & heritage : material, conceptual and spiritual connections

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ForewordIrina Bokova (Director-General of UNESCO)

PrefaceJhr. Ir. Diederik Six (president ICOMOS Netherlands) and Drs. Erik Luijendijk (board member ICOMOSNetherlands)

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2015
IUCN Publication

Nexus governance : harnessing contending forces at work

Using case studies from Nepal, India and Thailand, this paper explores challenges and governance options that can accept social and physical uncertainties and build synergy across the water, energy, and food sectors.

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2015
IUCN Publication

Natural infrastructure in the nexus

This paper discusses how natural infrastructure, the networks of land and water that provide services to people, can help decision makers and infrastrucuture managers address interconnected challenges facing water, energy and food systems, often referred to as the "nexus." The paper examines reas

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2015
Non IUCN Publication

Contesting hidden waters : conflict resolution for groundwater and aquifers

The world increasingly relies on groundwater resources for drinking water and the provision of food for a growing population. The utilization of aquifer systems also extends beyond freshwater supply to include other resources such as heat extraction and the storage and disposal of substances.

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2014
IUCN Publication

Inland navigation and integrated water resources management

This is a timely report given the growing public and political awareness on the importance of inland water transit, and the vulnerability of key waterways to environmental degradation and misuse. It has been prepared with a view to its use by academics and civil society organisations, but it also

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2014
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Orientaciones sobre los reconocimientos biológicos portuarios de referencia

Esta publicación ha sido preparada por las Asociaciones GloBallast, la IOI, el CSIR-NIO y la UICN para que sirva de orientación a quienes tienen previsto hacer un reconocimiento biológico portuario de referencia, en especial en relación con la gestión del agua de lastre. 

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2014
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Guidance on port biological baseline surveys (PBBS)

This publication has been prepared by GBP, IOI, CSIR-NIO and IUCN in order to serve as guidance to those who are planning to carry out a port biological baseline survey, in particular in the context of Ballast Water Management.

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2014
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Green infrastructure guide for water management

Green Infrastructure (GI) is becoming increasingly recognized as an important opportunity for addressing the complex challenges of water management.

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2014
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Negotiate : reaching agreements over water (Vietnamese version)

Water practitioners are increasingly called upon to negotiate workable agreements about how to best use, manage and care for water resources. This book makes the case for constructive engagement and cooperative forms of negotiation in dealing with complex water issues.

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2014
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Transboundary water governance : adaptation to climate change

Management of transboundary waters in increasingly becoming more challenging, and climate change is likely to exacerbate these pressures. Not least because climate change is a global issue, adaptation will require an international response.

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2014
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Línea base de conocimientos sobre los recursos hidrológicos e hidrobiológicos en el sistema TDPS con enfoque en la cuenca del Lago Titicaca

El lago Titicaca es único en el mundo.

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2014
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

Governance of shared waters : practical exercises

This book presents four exercises that describe a series of conflict scenarios that are completely fictitious but fully possible "realities" in order for them to be analyzed in the context of dialogue and cooperation among the different imaginary actors.

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2013
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Gobernanza de aguas compartidas : ejercicios prácticos (revised version)

Esta publicación tiene por objeto ayudar a los funcionarios de gobierno a fortalecer su capacidad de negociación y promover la cooperación entre actores estatales en el ámbito de los recursos hídricos compartidos.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Managing water and agroecosystems for food security

Water protection, food production, and ecosystem health are worldwide issues, and understanding the links between water, food production and ecosystems is important to the health of all three. This book shows how sustainable ecosystems are essential for water management and food production.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Negotiate : reaching agreements over water (Khmer version)

Water practitioners are increasingly called upon to negotiate workable agreements about how to best use, manage and care for water resources. This book makes the case for constructive engagement and cooperative forms of negotiation in dealing with complex water issues.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Share : managing water across boundaries (Khmer version)

This publication provides an overview of the world’s shared water resources and insights for managing these resources.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Climate-smart agriculture sourcebook

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2013
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Innovations en matière de bonnes pratiques dans le cadre de la gouvernance des réservoirs de grand barrage en Afrique de l'Ouest : cas du barrage de Kompienga (Burkina Faso)

Le présent document vise à capitaliser les mécanismes de bonne gouvernance autour du réservoir de Kompienga et à proposer des solutions pour la renforcer, dans l’optique que ces bonnes pratiques puis sent être répliqu ées a u niveau d’autres grands ouvrages hydrauliques au Burkina Faso.

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2013
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L'économie des écosystèmes et de la biodiversité pour l'eau et les zones humides : résumé

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2013
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity for water and wetlands : executive summary

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2013
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The economics of ecosystems and biodiversity for water and wetlands

This report presents insights on both critical water-related ecosystem services and also on the wider ecosystem services from wetlands. The objective is encourage additional policy momentum, business commitment, and investment in the conservation, restoration, and wise use of wetlands.

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2013
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Negotiate : reaching agreements over water (Lao version)

Water practitioners are increasingly called upon to negotiate workable agreements about how to best use, manage and care for water resources. This book makes the case for constructive engagement and cooperative forms of negotiation in dealing with complex water issues.

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2012
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Share : managing water across boundaries (Lao version)

This publication provides an overview of the world’s shared water resources and insights for managing these resources.

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2012
IUCN Grey Literature

Investing in ecosystems as water infrastructure

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2012
IUCN Grey Literature

Achieving implementation of integrated water resource management

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

International glossary of hydrology = Glossaire international d'hydrologie = International glossary of hydrology (Russian version) = Glosario hidrológico internacional

Agreed terminology is essential for communication, shared research and joint action, especially at the international level.

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2012
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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
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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
Non IUCN Publication

The United Nations world water development report 4 : managing water under uncertainty and risk

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2012
IUCN Publication

WaterWealth? : investing in basin management in Asia and the Pacific

Drawing on a cross-section of 43 case studies prepared specially for this book, WaterWealth explains the challenges to improving water governance and management across Asia and the Pacific region.

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2012
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Share : managing water across boundaries (Vietnamese version)

This publication provides an overview of the world’s shared water resources and insights for managing these resources.

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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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Tacaná watersheds, Guatemala and Mexico : transboundary water governance and implementation of IWRM through local community action

Beginning with a grassroots approach to water management, increased knowledge and information and the improvement of environmental health and livelihoods, the region around the Tacaná volcano on the border of Guatemala and Mexico has shown the way forward in scaling up local level approaches to n

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2012
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Volta River Basin, Ghana and Burkina Faso : transboundary water management through multi-level participatory governance and community projects

In the Volta basin, WANI and partners have worked with riparian states to improve water governance and water management practices.

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2012
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Mekong River Basin : mobilising grassroots engagement and facilitating high-level dialogue for transboundary water management

The Water and Nature Initiate’s (WANI) activities in the Mekong followed a strategy of mobilizing grass-roots engagement of local stakeholders in decision making, while facilitating high-level dialogues.

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2012
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Dialogue régional sur les grandes infrastructures hydrauliques en Afrique de l'Ouest : la concertation en actes de 2009 à 2011

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2012
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Regional dialogue on large water infrastructure in West Africa : building multi-stakeholder participation from 2009 to 2011

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Water security : the water-food-energy-climate nexus

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on the Mediterranean Coastal Environment, MEDCOAST 11

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Guidelines for drinking-water quality

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2011

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