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IUCN Grey Literature

Introduction à l'acidification de l'océan

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2017
IUCN Grey Literature

Introducción a la acidificación oceánica

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2017
IUCN Grey Literature

An introduction to ocean acidification

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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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Technical guidelines for the design and management of participatory connectivity conservation and restoration projects at the landscape scale in Latin America

This document recounts the authors’ experience in participatory conservation processes that seek terrestrial biodiversity connectivity. It synthesizes at least a decade of research and practice.

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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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Fishers' knowledge and the ecosystem approach to fisheries

This technical paper comprises a series of reviews and case studies from Latin American countries regarding fishers’ knowledge (FK) and its application to fisheries management under the ecosystem approach to fisheries (EAF).

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2015
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El principio de no regresión ambiental en Iberoamérica

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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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Derecho al agua

Este XII Informe sobre Derechos Humanos de la Federación Iberoamericana de Ombudsman, relativo al derecho al agua, tiene, como hemos señalado en ocasiones anteriores, un doble objetivo, interno y externo.

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2015
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Protecting the wild : parks and wilderness, the foundation of conservation

A companion volume to Keeping the Wild: Against the Domestication of EarthProtecting the Wild provides a necessary addition to the conversation about the future of conservation in the so-called Anthropocene.

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2015
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Medio ambiente

Este XI Informe sobre Derechos Humanos de la Federación Iberoamericana de Ombudsman relativo al medio ambiente cumple nuevamente con la finalidad de la Federación de «fomentar, ampliar y fortalecer la cultura de los Derechos Humanos en los países cuyos Ombudsman formen parte de la FIO», tal y com

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2014
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Access to genetic resources in Latin America and the Caribbean : support tools for implementation

This fourth and final publication of the IUCN-UNEP/GEF-ABS-LAC Regional Project focuses on applying the different technical elements that encourage capacity building on the issues of Access and Sharing of Benefits Derived from the Utilization of Genetic Resources (ABS).

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2014
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Acceso a recursos genéticos en América Latina y el Caribe : herramientas de apoyo para la implementación

La presente publicación aporta una serie de herramientas clave preparadas y recogidas durante el Proyecto Regional GEF "Fortalecimiento de la Implementación de los Regímenes de Acceso a Recursos Genéticos de Beneficios en América Latina y el Caribe," contribuyendo con una compilación de códigos d

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2014
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Acceso a recursos genéticos en América Latina y el Caribe : investigación, comercialización y cosmovisión indígena

Esta publicación ilustra tres temas principales que son la investigación científica y su relación con el ABS; las oportunidades y desafíos de mercado que ofrecen los recursos genéticos, y la cosmovisión indígena al respecto de la biodiversidad en la región de América Latina y el Caribe.

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2014
IUCN Grey Literature

Patrimonio Mundial natural en América Latina y el Caribe : opciones para promover un instrumento de conservación poco utilizado

Este documento de discusión intenta descifrar por qué el Patrimonio Mundial juega un papel relativamente marginal en el actual debate sobre la conservación de la naturaleza en América Latina y el Caribe y qué se puede hacer para promocionar un papel más significativo.

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2013
IUCN Grey Literature

Natural world heritage in Latin America and the Caribbean : options to promote an underutilized conservation instrument

This discussion paper attempts to find out why World Heritage plays a relatively marginal role only in the current nature conservation debate in Latin America and the Caribbean and what can be done to promote a more meaningful role.

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2013
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Seis estudios de caso en América Latina y el Caribe : acceso a recursos genéticos y distribución de beneficios

Esta publicación es la primera del Proyecto UICN PNUMA GEF ABS LAC destinada a mejorar el conocimiento sobre este tema entre los diferentes actores e interesados en la región a través del intercambio de experiencias.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

The global impact of e-waste : addressing the challenge

This paper examines the volumes, sources and flows of e-waste, the risks it poses to e-waste workers and the environment, occupational safety and health issues, labour issues and regulatory frameworks, and links this growing global problem with the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) curren

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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
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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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The value of investing in locally-controlled forestry

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2011
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Guía para la aplicación y monitoreo del enfoque ecosistémico

La presente guía es un instrumento que permite hacer una rápida valoración del nivel de aplicación del Enfoque Ecosistémico (EE), por medio de un conjunto de preguntas que abordan aspectos fundamentales de la gestión de los ecosistemas para poder afirmar que el enfoque se está aplicando en un esp

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2011
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Principios y práctica de la restauración del paisaje forestal : estudios de caso en las zonas secas de América Latina

Este libro presenta los resultados de un proyecto de investigación internacional que fue expresamente diseñado para examinar la aplicación de la estauración del paisaje forestal (RPF) a los ecosistemas forestales de las zonas secas de América Latina.

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2011
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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
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Principles and practice of forest landscape restoration : case studies from the drylands of Latin America

This book presents the results of an international research project, which was designed explicitly to examine application of the forest landscape restoration (FLR) approach to dryland forest ecosystems in Latin America.

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2011
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Neotropical cervidology

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2010
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Sostenibilidad financiera de las áreas protegidas en América Latina y el Caribe : guía para la política de inversión

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2010
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The importance of biodiversity and ecosystems in economic growth and equity in Latin America and the Caribbean : an economic valuation of ecosystems

UNDP’s Environment and Energy Group is pleased to publish this Report which will be a cornerstone for future approaches and policy dialogue on the economics and management of ecosystem services.

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UNESCO science report 2010 : the current status of science around the world

Written by a team of independent experts who are each covering the country or region from which they hail, the UNESCO Science Report 2010 analyses the trends and developments that have shaped scientific research, innovation and higher education over the past five years.

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The changing coordinates of trade and power in Latin America : implications for policy space and policy coherence

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Adding value to livestock diversity : marketing to promote local breeds and improve livelihoods

Throughout the world and over centuries, small-scale livestock keepers and pastoralists have developed animal breeds that are well suited to their local conditions. These breeds are hardy and disease-resistant; they can survive on little water and scant vegetation.

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2010
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Water ecosystem services and poverty under climate change : key issues and research priorities : report of a scoping exercise to help develop a research programme for the UK Department for International Development

To help shape a research programme proposed by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), this report seeks to highlight some of the critical issues facing water ecosystem services in Africa, South Asia and Latin America and makes recommendations on the research that is needed to fil

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Protected areas and development in Latin America : from Santa Marta 1997 to Bariloche 2007 and perspectives for a new decade

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2009
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People, protected areas and global change : participatory conservation in Latin America, Africa, Asia and Europe

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2008
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Applying the ecosystem approach in Latin America

This publication is a collection of selected case studies representative of the application of the Ecosystem Approach under different ecological, social, economic and cultural contexts in Latin America.

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2008
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Areas protegidas en América Latina : de Santa Marta 1997 a Bariloche 2007

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2007
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Áreas protegidas en América Latina : de Santa Marta 1997 a Bariloche 2007

Ofrece una lectura analítica sobre la evolución de las ideas y las percepciones respecto de la gestión de áreas protegidas en América Latina, durante la década 1997-2007 y tiene como referencia el Congreso Latinoamericano de Parques Nacionales en sus dos primeras versiones (Santa Marta, Colombia,

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2007
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Trading nature : a report, with case studies, on the contribution of wildlife trade management to sustainable livelihoods and the Millennium Development Goals

There is growing awareness of the social significance of wild resources, the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MA) making a clear link between biodiversity, ecosystem services and human well-being.

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2007
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Aplicación del enfoque ecosistémico en Latinoamérica

La presente publicación recoge algunos de los estudios de caso y de las discusiones del taller, así como otras iniciativas presentadas por miembros de la UICN en la región con el objetivo de compartir estas experiencias en las reuniones preparatorias de la novena Conferencia de las Partes del CDB

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2007
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Mujeres indígenas, territorialidad y biodiversidad en el contexto Latinoamericano

Este texto reúne las ponencias del Segundo Seminario Internacional Mujeres indígenas, territorialidad y biodiversidad.

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2007
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Agroecología y la lucha para la soberanía alimentaria en las Américas

Este libro busca: 1. examinar las dimensiones política, económica, cultural y ecológica de la soberanía alimenticia 2. generar e intercambiar conocimiento técnicamente informado y aplicable prácticamente 3. Facilitar la formación de alianzas entre culturas entre los EE.UU.

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2006
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Periodic report 2004 : the state of the World Heritage in Latin America and the Caribbean

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2006
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Indigenous peoples, poverty and human development in Latin America

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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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Agroecology and the struggle for food sovereignty in the Americas

This book seeks to: 1.examine the political, economic, cultural, and ecological dimensions of food sovereignty 2.generate and exchange technically informed and practically applicable knowledge 3.provide an interactive space for the formation of cross-cultural alliances between the U.S.

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2006
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Algo más que historias: experiencias latinoamericanas en la gestión ambiental con enfoque de equidad de género de las cuencas hidrográficas, la biodiversidad y los ecosistemas de tierra seca

Estudios de caso elaborados por las organizaciones participantes en el Proyecto Incidencia para la Gestión Ambiental con Enfoque de Equidad, con el propósito de presentar los procesos desarrollados a partir de talleres sobre manejo de cuencas hidrográficas, biodiversidad y ecosistemas de tierra s

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La aplicación del enfoque ecosistémico en la gestión de los recursos hídricos : un análisis de estudios de caso en América Latina

El enfoque ecosistémico se ha consolidado como una estrategia que integra las diferentes dimensiones del desarrollo, tomando como eje articuladorla gestión de los ecosisitemas, además del fortalecimiento y la inversión en infraestructura natural.

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Investing in development : a practical plan to achieve the Millennium Development Goals

This publication brings together the core recommendations of the UN Millennium Project.

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2005

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