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IUCN Publication

Marine turtles of the Maldives

This field guide provides information on marine turtles in the Maldives. Marine turtles live permanently in a saltwater environment. Unlike tortoises, marine turtles have a streamlined shell and flippers that allow them to swim quickly, but this is not enough to survive in saltwater.

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2017
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Resource dependence and social resilience in North Ari Atoll, Maldives

This report aimed at understanding resource use and dependence, perception of marine conservation policies, and adaptive capacities of communities of North Ari atoll, Maldives.

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2017
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Status of coral bleaching in the Maldives 2016

This report represents the most comprehensive effort to monitor coral bleaching in the Maldives to date, using a combination of citizen science and expert scientist (governmental, academic and non-governmental) data sets.

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2017
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Baseline assessment of coral reefs of North Ari : 2015 Expedition

Baseline assessment of coral reefs of North Ari is the first study to investigate spatial variation in reef condition within the context of different human pressures in one atoll in the Maldives.

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2017
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Ecosystem services assessment of North Ari Atoll Maldives

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2017
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
IUCN Publication

Asia protected planet report 2014

Asia has a rich cultural and natural heritage, but rapid development, population growth and an erosion of traditional practices are resulting in habitat loss and degradation, which is putting protected areas in Asia at risk and leading to serious decline in the biodiversity they harbour.

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2014
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A regional synthesis of results and lessons from Mangroves for the Future Small Grant Projects : 2009-11

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2012
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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
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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
IUCN Publication

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
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Climate change toolkit for students and youths

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

TVEAP climate change films compilation

Films included in this compilation are "Mekong: Watch That River!" (2009); "Small Islands, Big Impact" (2009); "South Asia: Crowded Land, Drying Rivers" (2009); and "Yellow River Blues" (2009).

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2009
IUCN Publication

Valuing biodiversity : the economic case for biodiversity conservation in the Maldives

This report has been commissioned by the Atoll Ecosystem Conservation Project at the Ministry of Housing, Transport and Environment, Government of Maldives, and its main objective is to quantify and demonstrate the economic value of the Maldivian coastal and marine biodiversity; and to provide an

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2009
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Socioeconomic and ecological monitoring toolkit : Huraa Mangrove Nature Reserve

In this toolkit, we focus on both human (socioeconomic) and biophysical (ecological) aspects of monitoring. Socioeconomic monitoring normally focuses on people’s knowledge and attitude towards an ecosystem as well as their natural resource use and dependence.

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2008
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Status of coral reefs in tsunami affected countries : 2005

The tsunamis of Sunday 26 December 2004 struck without apparent warning on a clear day. Not only was there a devastating loss of life, but coastal resources and infrastructure in the Indian Ocean suffered massive destruction as well.

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2006
Non IUCN Publication

After the tsunami : rapid environmental assessment

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2005
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National biodiversity strategy and action plan of the Maldives

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2002
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First national report to the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on biological diversity

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2002
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Maldives : state of the environment 2002

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2002
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First national communication of the Republic of Maldives to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

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2001
IUCN Grey Literature

Biodiversity in EIA guidelines : a study on the extent to which biodiversity is currently being addressed in the EIA guidelines of the South Asian countries

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2001
IUCN Publication

An overview of the threatened herpetofauna of South Asia

The South Asian region can be considered a herpetofaunal ‘hotspot’ with its high degree of species richness and diversity of amphibian and reptilian fauna.

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2001
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Access to genetic resources and traditional knowledge : lessons from South and Southeast Asia

The commitment of the international community to ensure an equitable supply of food and nutrition to everyone on Earth has been reiterated many times. However, there are very few practical examples on how such equity and benefit sharing principles are to be put into practice.

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2001
Non IUCN Publication

Integrated coastal zone management of coral reefs : decision support modeling

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2000
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Communities and conservation : natural resource management in South and Central Asia

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1998
IUCN Publication

Regional action plan for protected areas in South Asia : Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka

The South Asia Regional Action Plan was prepared through a collective effort by all countries in the region, and represents an agreed view of regional priorities, addressing such topics as training, transboundary protected areas and community involvements in protected areas management.

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1998
Non IUCN Publication

Protected areas systems review of the Indo-Malayan realm

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1997
IUCN Publication

The impact of climate change on ecosystems and species : environmental context

This series presents the results of an investigation by IUCN’s Global Change Programme into the possible implications of predicted global change for natural systems and their management. This publication examines issues specific to marine ecosystems.

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1995
IUCN Grey Literature

Marine protected areas (MPA) : central Indian Ocean, review

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1994
IUCN Publication

Marine protected area needs in the South Asian seas region. Vol. 3 : Maldives

This series provides extensive details on the various issues that need to be considered in the planning of a system of marine and coastal protected areas, from legislation and administrative frameworks to key habitats and species, resource use and environmental problems.

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1993
IUCN Publication

Cross-sectoral, integrated coastal area planning (CICAP) : guidelines and principles for coastal area development

This publication provides guidelines towards the development of coastal area plans to be applied at a national level, discussing coastal zone issues, patterns of use of the coastal zone, integrated approaches to management and planning in the context of conflict resolution, and models and informa

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1993
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Workshop report on the environmental implications of global change

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1992
Non IUCN Publication

Die Malediven : Paradies in Indischen Ozean

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1991
IUCN Grey Literature

Development of a system of protected areas in the South Asian seas. Interim progress report

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1990
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Review of the protected areas system in the Indo-Malayan realm

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1986
Non IUCN Publication

Sustainable tourism development

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