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IUCN Grey Literature

Governance of the Ganges River Basin

The Ganges River Basin is shared by four countries – Bangladesh, China, India and Nepal – and though it lacks a regional basin-level cooperation agreement to facilitate its joint management and address common challenges such as floods and climate change, there are four bilateral agreements on the

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2019
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Asia's wildlife : a journey to the forests of hope

This publication offers nature lovers and visitors to tropical Asia an intriguing insight into the natural history of some of the continent's least known and most threatened species.

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2018
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World Heritage and human rights

The World Heritage community is currently adopting policies to mainstream human rights as part of a wider sustainability agenda.

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2018
IUCN Publication

Ecosystems protecting infrastructure and communities

Despite increasing recognition of the importance of ecosystem-based approaches for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation, implementation remains mostly underdeveloped worldwide. Lack of knowledge on the implementation process present an important barrier.

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2017
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An ounce of prevention : snow leopard crime revisited

Snow leopard poaching and trafficking – referred to herein as snow leopard crime – is revisited 13 years after TRAFFIC’s first report on the subject, Fading Footprints: The Killing and Trade of Snow Leopards.

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2016
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Making the case for ecosystem-based adaptation

The objective of this publication is to present lessons learned throughout the process of ‘making the case for ecosystem-based adaptation (EbA) ’ to government and other stakeholders, encouraging them to include EbA approaches in broader adaptation strategies, and to bring about the required shif

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2015
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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

Waiting for democratic representation in Africa's social forests

The Responsive Forest Governance Initiative (RFGI) is an Africa-wide environmental-governance research and training program focusing on enabling responsive and accountable decentralization to strengthen the representation of forest-based rural people in local-government decision making.

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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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Indigenous peoples, national parks, and protected areas : a new paradigm linking conservation, culture, and rights

A vast number of national parks and protected areas throughout the world have been established in the customary territories of indigenous peoples.

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2014
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Knowledge, parks and cultures

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2013
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Reduced to skin and bones revisited

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2013
IUCN Publication

Biodiversity resource inventory : ecosystem assessment of Bhadaure Tamagi VDC, Kaski

This report provides the findings of biodiversity resource inventory of Bhadaure Tamagi VDC of Kaski district of Western Nepal, with clear mapping of all important ecosystems, including forest, agriculture, wetland and bodies of water.

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2013
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The kingdom of rarities

An eye-opening tour of the rare and exotic, The Kingdom of Rarities offers us a new understanding of the natural world, one that places rarity at the center of conservation biology.

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2013
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Tools for supporting sustainable natural resource management and livelihoods

Participatory Learning and Action is the world's leading informal journal on participatory approaches and methods.

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2013
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Ending the monkey business

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2012
IUCN Publication

The art of implementation : gender strategies transforming national and regional climate change decision making

This publication shares IUCN's experiences in developing the world's first gender-responsive national strategies and roadmaps on climate change.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Glacial lakes and glacial lake outburst floods in Nepal

This report is a systematic and comprehensive study of the status of glacial lakes in Nepal and an assessment of the hazard they pose and of the vulnerability of downstream people and property.

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Knowledge management in the IUCN Asia Region Programme : issues and recommendations

A knowledge management study was undertaken in the IUCN Asia Region by Rod Abson, Science and Knowledge Management Officer in the Science and Knowledge Management Unit of IUCN from the 25th of October to 12th of November 2010.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Contribution of NTFPs (non-timber forest products) to livelihood in Upper Humla, Nepal

Humla is a remote and mountainous district situated in the north-west corner of Nepal, bordering with China.

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2010
IUCN Publication

The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in the Eastern Himalaya

Biodiversity within inland water ecosystems in the Eastern Himalaya region is both highly diverse and of great regional importance to livelihoods and economies.

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2010
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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
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Water tower of Asia : experiences in wetland conservation in Nepal

The Himalayas are the water tower of Asia and are a precious resource to be used wisely and protected for human welfare, research and eduction.

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2008
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Adaptive collaborative management of community forests in Asia : experiences from Nepal, Indonesia and the Philippines

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2007
IUCN Grey Literature

A study report on economic valuation of the Churia region

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2007
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Forests, people and power : the political ecology of reform in South Asia

In recent decades "participatory" approaches to forest management have been introduced around the world. This book assesses their implementation in the highly politicized environments of India and Nepal.

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2007
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Environmental justice and rural communities : studies from India and Nepal

Access to justice in environmental law is a worldwide movement dedicated to assisting members of rural communities to achieve redress for environmental harms.This publication contains a review of the rural environmental justice movement in India and Nepal, illustrated with case studies.

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2007
Non IUCN Publication

Ethnography of protected areas : endangered habitats, endangered cultures

This collection includes essays on the themes of legislation, landscape, diversity, subsistence, and management. Five chapters focus on Slovenia, seven on other European countries, and four on countries elsewhere in the world.

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2006
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Food policy for the poor : expanding research frontiers. Highlights from 30 years of IFPRI research

The compendium shows how the scope of research has evolved at IFPRI, as well as in the wider development community.

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2005
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Conflict & conservation : Himalayan biodiversity on the brink

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2005
IUCN Publication

Dams in Nepal : ensuring compliance. Dialogue on dams and development in Nepal

The report "Dams in Nepal: Ensuring Compliance" summarises findings of a study on ensuring compliance conducted by WAFED-Nepal.

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2005
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Recognising entitlements and sharing benefits : emerging trends in Nepal's hydropower terrain. Dialogue on dams and development in Nepal

This publication is the result of a scoping study undertaken as part of the dialogue on Dams and Development.

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2005
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Gaining public acceptance : dialogue on dams and development in Nepal

This report “Gaining Public Acceptance” is one of the four products of the dialogue on dams and development Phase II facilitated by IUCN Nepal since 2002 and participated in by government institutions, national and international non-governmental organizations, academicians, private companies, and

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2005
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Comprehensive options assessment for electricity sector in Nepal : dialogue on dams and development in Nepal

The Comprehensive Options Assessment for Electricity Sector in Nepal analyzes the demand and supply scenario of electricity, water resources policies, environmental concerns of funding agencies, and the comprehensive options assessment in relation to different guidelines.

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2005
IUCN Publication

Nepal's illustrated biodiversity primer

It is widely acknowledged that Nepal is one of the rich biological treasure chests of South Asia. There are several “hotspots” of biodiversity – areas of high species richness and species diversity, as well as high levels of rare, endangered and endemic species of plants and animals.

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2005
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An inventory and assessment of invasive alien plant species of Nepal

Biological diversity faces many threats throughout the world. One of the major threats to native biological diversity is caused by Invasive Alien Species (IAS) which can damage or replace native animal and plant populations, as well as the health of our ecosystems.

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2005
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Assessing the prospects for community management of wildlife in Sagarmatha (Mt Everest) national park, Nepal : final main report

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2004
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Herpetofauna of Nepal : a conservation companion

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2004
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Monitoring gender, poverty and social equity in natural resource management : best practice resources and annotated bibliography

This document consists of Volume 1, a detailed discussion of some of the available resources on natural resource management concerning the monitoring of gender, poverty, and social equality issues that can be considered best resources or best practices, and Volume 2,  an annotated bibliography of

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2004
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The state of Nepal's birds 2004

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2004
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Constructive dialogue on dams and development in Nepal

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2004
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Urban air quality changes and policy measures : a review of recent conditions in Nepal

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2004
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A review of the status and threats to wetlands in Nepal

IUCN has been working to raise awareness regarding the values of wetland ecosystems, the threats to wetlands, wetland dependent peoples and species, and to build capacity for conservation and sustainable use of wetlands in Nepal.

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2004
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National register of medicinal and aromatic plants

The National Register of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (NRMAP) was put together in the year 2000 to assist His Majesty’s Government of Nepal in building up a national register of biological diversity.

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2004
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Policy instruments for influencing air quality : a review of recent conditions in Nepal

Deteriorating air quality is a growing concern in most countries, including Nepal. Many factors are responsible for changing air quality and this varies from one location to another.

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2004
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Integrating biodiversity conservation and sustainable use : lessons learned from ecological networks

IUCN’s 5th World Parks Congress (2003) concluded that parks should not exist as unique islands, but need to be planned and managed as an integral part of the broader landscape.

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2004
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Bird conservation in Nepal : an educational kit

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2003
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Sustainable development agenda for Nepal

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2003

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