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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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Mujeres de los páramos

El presente libro tiene como objetivo mostrar experiencias obtenidas en Colombia, Ecuador y Perú fruto de actividades dirigidas hacia la adaptación al cambio climático y la conservación de los páramos; actividades que, a su vez, han sido dirigidas principalmente hacia mujeres y con un enfoque de

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2017
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Blue solutions from Latin America and the wider Caribbean

This publication is a result of Blue Solutions’ second Regional Forum on Solutions for Oceans, Coasts and Human Well-being in Latin America and the Wider Caribbean Region. This four-day workshop was held in Cancún, Mexico in April 2015.

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2017
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Estado de conservación y distribución de la biodiversidad de agua dulce en los Andes tropicales

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2016
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Soluciones azules de América Latina y el Caribe

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2015
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Blue solutions from Latin America and the wider Caribbean

Our oceans and coasts are the origin of life on earth, an important food source, and crucial for the global ecological equilibrium,  yet despite their global significance, marine and coastal ecosystems face a wide array of threats.

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2015
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The water-energy-food nexus in Latin America and the Caribbean

This report provides an overview of the water-energy-food nexus in Latin American and the Caribbean, identifying the main challenges and opportunities for achieving water, energy and food security in the region. 

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2015
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Los páramos andinos : ¿Qué sabemos? : estado de conocimiento sobre el impacto del cambio climático en el ecosistema páramo

La publicación expone los avances en el ámbito de la producción de conocimiento en torno a los páramos, destacando las tareas pendientes a propósito del posible impacto del cambio climático en este ecosistema, sus posibilidades de adaptación y la dimensión humana de sus territorios.

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2014
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Status and trends of Caribbean coral reefs : 1970-2012

With only about one-sixth of the original coral cover left, most Caribbean coral reefs may disappear in the next 20 years, primarily due to the loss of grazers in the region, according to this latest report, Status and Trends of Caribbean Coral Reefs: 1970-2012.

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2014
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Contribución del sector privado a las áreas protegidas : estudios en Colombia y Perú

Esta publicación se enmarca en el proyecto “Implementación del Acuerdo sobre Medio Ambiente entre Canadá y Perú y del Acuerdo sobre Medio Ambiente entre Canadá y Colombia”, ejecutado por la Oficina de la Unión Internacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza para América del Sur, con el apoyo

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2014
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Sabiduría y adaptación : el valor del conocimiento tradicional para la adaptación al cambio climático en América del Sur

<p>La publicación recopila reflexiones y análisis de distintos autores, sobre la propuesta que hacen UICN y varias de sus organizaciones miembro sobre la necesidad y la importancia de reconocer el valor que tiene el conocimiento tradicional para la adaptación al cambio climático.

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2014
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Evaluation and scoping of EU timber importers & imports from South America

The report focuses on timber trade from Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru and contributes to monitoring the impact and effectiveness of European Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT)-related policy measures in South America through provision of preliminary baseline data on changes

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2013
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El clima cambia, cambia tú también : adaptación al cambio climático en comunidades locales de Colombia

Learn about traditional practices related to the indigenous knowledge of “healing time”, including the performance of rituals for the seasonal cycles and the shamanistic management of the seasonal supply of wildlife of the Noyuya, Uitoto, Andoque, Yucana, Matapi and Muinane ethnic groups that liv

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2013
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Principles and guidelines for integrating ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation in project and policy design

This paper is a summary of a longer and fully referenced document by the same authors.

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2012
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Planificación y gestión de áreas protegidas en América del Sur : avances en la aplicación del enfoque ecosistémico

Esta publicación representa una contribución desde la UICN que demuestra la aplicación práctica de esta útil herramiento del Convenio sobre la Diversidad Biológica (CBD) en la gestión de las áreas protegidas en Sudamérica.

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2012
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Protected landscapes and wild biodiversity

Protected Landscapes are a strong option for biodiversity conservation in human-influenced landscapes and seascapes. They often contain threatened or endemic species. There is now also a growing interest in the nature conservation benefits of protected landscapes.

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2012
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Status of tropical forest management 2011

This report, two years in the making, provides a comprehensive assessment of progress being made towards SFM in each ITTO producer member country and identifies the challenges remaining.

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2011
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Birds in Colombia

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2011
IUCN Publication

Projet de principes et lignes directrices intégrant des approches d'adaptations écosystémiques à des projets et à la conception de politiques : a discussion : note de synthèse

Ce document propose une série de projets de principes et de directives pour jeter les bases d’une planification de l’EbA. Ils sont destinés à un usage de planification d’adaptation nationale, par des institutions financières, et dans le cadre de projets de recherche.

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2011
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Principios y lineamientos para la integración del enfoque basado en ecosistemas en el diseño de proyectos y políticas de adaptación : un documento para discusión : síntesis para decisores

Este documento propone un conjunto de principios y lineamientos que actúen como el fundamento para la planeación de la AbE.

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2011
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Draft principles and guidelines for integrating ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation in project and policy design : a discussion document : policy brief

This paper is a summary of a longer and fully referenced document by the same authors.

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2011
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Draft principles and guidelines for integrating ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation in project and policy design : a discussion document

This document proposes a series of draft principles and guidelines that were produced at a workshop with participation of its authors in June 2011, with the aim to serve as a foundation for planning ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation.

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2011
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Building resilience to climate change : ecosystem-based adaptation and lessons from the field

With climate change now a certainty, the question is now how much change there will be and what can be done about it. One of the answers is through adaptation. Many of the lessons that are being learned in adaptation are from success stories from the field.

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2010
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Pagos por Servicios Ambientales : Marcos Jurídicos e Institucionales

El análisis y la interacción con socios involucrados en transacciones relacionadas con servicios ambientales y políticas y leyes conexas en los últimos 10 años, han evidenciado una clara necesidad de comprender mejor los marcos jurídicos e institucionales que tienen el potencial de favorecer o en

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2010
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Ecosistemas de los Andes del norte y centro

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2009
IUCN Publication

Payments for ecosystem services : legal and institutional frameworks

Analysis and engagement with partners working on ecosystem services transactions, policies and laws over the past 10 years have demonstrated a clear need to better understand the legal and institutional frameworks that have the potential to promote or hinder the development of payments for ecosys

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2009
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Primates in peril : the world's 25 most endangered primates, 2008-2010

This report, compiled by 85 experts from across the world, reveals that nearly half of all primate species are now in danger of becoming extinct from destruction of tropical forests, illegal wildlife trade and commercial bushmeat hunting.

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2009
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Pueblos indígenas en aislamiento voluntario y contacto inicial en la Amazonia y el Gran Chaco : actas del seminario regional de Santa Cruz de la Sierra, 20-22 de noviembre de 2006

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2007
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Prácticas ancestrales y derecho de aguas : de la tensión a la coexistencia

La publicación "Prácticas ancestrales y derecho de aguas: de la tensión a la coexistencia", es el resultado de un proyecto de investigación dirigido por el Centro de Derecho Ambiental de UICN en colaboración con la Comisión de Derecho Ambiental.

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2007
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Libro rojo de los mamíferos de Colombia

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2006
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La protección jurídica de los conocimientos tradicionales : algunos avances políticos y normativos en América Latina

Las discusiones sobre la protección de los conocimientos tradicionales tienen implicaciones directas en áreas estratégicas de la economía y la política, como el uso sostenible y el manejo de la biodiversidad, la seguridad alimentaria, la salud pública, el comercio internacional, la responsabilida

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2006
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Turning the tide : exploitation, trade and management of marine turtles in the Lesser Antilles, Central America, Colombia and Venezuela

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2006
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Aspectos jurídicos de la conservación de los glaciares

Los glaciares son ecosistemas de fundamental importancia que se encuentran en constante declinación. Para revertir este problema es necesario diseñar y adoptar mecanismos para su adecuada gestión y conservación.

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2006
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Gobernanza de los sistemas nacionales de áreas protegidas en los Andes tropicales : diagnóstico regional y análisis comparativo

Este documento recoge el esfuerzo conjunto de organizaciones e investigadores provenientes de los cinco países andino-tropicales (Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Perú y Venezuela)sobre la relación entre áreas protegidas y gobernanza ambiental.

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2006
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Gobernanza del agua en América del Sur : dimensión ambiental

Este libro analiza el marco jurídico e institucional de los recursos hídricos en determinados países de América del Sur.

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2006
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From the inside out

This film is based on “Managing the world” by Maria Clara van der Hammen. It looks at indigenous peoples of the Amazon forest in Colombia, and how their lives are affected by their changing myths. Produced in collaboration with The Netherlands Committee of IUCN

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2005
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Turberas altoandinas : espacios frágiles de vida y cultura

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2005
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Manejo integral de los manglares por comunidades locales Caribe de Colombia

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2004
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The position of indigenous peoples in the management of tropical forests

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2004
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Sustainable ecotourism in the Guiana shield region : a working document for the Guiana Shield Initiative

The Guiana Shield has 10-15% of the world’s freshwater reserves, a virtually uninterrupted stretch of 2.5 million km2 of tropical rainforests and biodiversity that exists only in this region.

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2004
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Prioridades de conservação para of Escudo das Guianas : consenso 2002

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2003
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Prioridades de conservación para el Escudo de Guayana : consenso 2002

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2003
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Conservation priorities for the Guayana Shield : 2002 consensus

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2003
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Los páramos del mundo : proyecto atlas mundial de los páramos

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2003
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Commercial non-timber forest products of the Guiana Shield : an inventory of commercial NTFP extraction and possibilities for sustainable harvesting

With 2.5 million square kilometers of largely intact tropical rainforest and savannah, 10-15% of the world’s fresh water reserves and an extremely rich and highly endemic biodiversity, the Guiana Shield ranks among the most important ecological regions in the world.

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2003
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Capacidades necesarias para el manejo de áreas protegidas, América Latina y el Caribe

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2003
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The indigenous resguardos of Colombia : their contribution to conservation and sustainable forest use

Colombia’s policy on its indigenous people includes recognizing their rights relating to political and administrative autonomy, land tenure, education and health.

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2003
Non IUCN Publication

Biodiversity and tourism in the framework of the convention on biological diversity : the case of the Tayrona national park, Colombia, report of the workshop at Cañaveral, Tayrona national park, 25-30 november 2001

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2002
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The bitter fruit of oil palm : dispossession and deforestation

The impacts of oil palm plantations have been widely ignored, and given widespread promotion of these plantations throughout the tropics, the World Rainforest Movement decided to bring together research and local struggles in this book, aimed as a tool for action.

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2001

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